We welcome and appreciate your interest in employment with the City of Corpus Christi. We are an equal opportunity employer; no information obtained during the recruitment/selection process is intended for any discriminatory purposes.
Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule
Salary: $74,495 - $122,070 (Dependent Upon Qualifications)
Bonus: $10,000 initial sign on bonus (external candidates only)
Department: Development Services
ATTENDANCE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Non-rotating 40-hour week, Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Must be available to work additional hours as needed.
Who May Apply?
All persons legally authorized to work in the United States.
The Engineer IV ensures compliance with the Federal/State law, City policies, procedures and professional ethics by interpreting and administering codes and standards. Interact with City departments, private developers, and other agencies to provide project review, planning and execution of the public infrastructure projects (roadways, wastewater, water, stormwater).
Responsibilities and Duties
Ensure compliance with Federal and State laws, City policies, procedures and professional ethics by interpreting and administering codes and standards.
Interact with various City departments, private developers, and other agencies to provide project review, planning and execution of public infrastructure.
Review and approve plat documents, infrastructure/construction plans, engineering studies, and cost estimates.
Prepare internal and external regulatory reports, data management.
Investigate and document public complaints and inquiries concerning public infrastructure.
Effectively communicate with public, Boards and Planning Commission, and attend and present at public meetings.
Oversee and prepare the development of agenda memos and related documentation that effectively and accurately communicates relevant project details to elected officials and decision makers.
Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Structural, or Environmental Engineering or related field
Minimum of six (6) years of relevant experience
Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas required
A valid Class C Texas drivers license is required. Successful out of state candidates must be able to obtain a valid Texas driver’s license within 90 days of hire
The City offers an excellent benefit package that includes:
Texas Municipal Retirement System – the City offers a 2 to 1 match. Each employee automatically contributes 7% of their total compensation. The City matches 2 dollars for every 1 dollar you contribute.
Medical/dental/vision/life coverage for employees and their eligible dependents.
Vacation – 88+ hours per year
Personal leave – 40 hours per year
Sick leave – 96 hours per year
Voluntary 457b deferred compensation plan
Eight (8) Holidays
Flexible Spending Account
City Employee Health & Wellness Clinic & City Employee Fitness Center
Learning & Development Academy
Tuition Reimbursement Programs
Basis of Rating
Application review and the City may also conduct additional skill assessment tests, in addition to the panel interview.
Selected applicants must be able to pass a background investigation and a pre-employment drug test.
Any position that lists a minimum qualification for education level and/or license/certification will require the applicant to provide proof of documentation if selected for hire into the position with the City of Corpus Christi.
In the event of an emergency, employees are required to work to provide for the safety and well-being of the general public, including the delivery and restoration of vital services.
Job opening will close on:
Open Until Filled
Additional Salary Information: $10,000 sign on bonus (external candidates only)
Internal Number: 6372
About City of Corpus Christi
The mission of the City of Corpus Christi, Texas is to deliver municipal services that meet the vital health, safety and general welfare of all residents, and which sustain and improve their quality of life. As we work to achieve this mission, we will employ fiscal discipline, continuous improvement, first rate customer service, and straightforward communications.