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The County of Volusia is seeking a Civil Engineer III for the Solid Waste Division. This position will be located at the Tomoka Landfill in Port Orange, Florida; and will be responsible for administrative and professional engineering work in planning, coordinating, and reviewing all projects associated with the operation, maintenance, and capital improvements to a solid waste management facility.
NOTE: (These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)
Supervises the operation and maintenance of the Landfill Gas Collection System and Utility Flare.
Supervises the operation and maintenance of the leachate collection, treatment, and disposal systems.
Supervises waste limits layout and landfill sequencing plan.
Manages consulting engineers and contractors for solid waste projects from concept through construction.
Manages the division capital improvement plans.
Directs the installation of landfill gas expansion projects and prepares Certification of Completion reports for FDEP submittal.
Responsible for continued compliance with all State and Federal permits and regulations.
Assists Director and Fiscal Resource Manager with annual budget preparation.
May be assigned to other county locations based upon operational needs.
Attends work on a regular and consistent basis.
Must adhere to Federal, State, County and Local ordinances.
Responds to emergency situations.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Registration as a Florida Professional Engineer in Civil Engineering OR a licensed Professional Engineer in another state with the ability to obtain Florida registration within six (6) months of hire AND five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in engineering, planning, designing, and construction including one (1) year at a supervisory level.
*Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license at the time of hire.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Thorough knowledge in field of civil engineering.
Thorough knowledge of modern engineering practices and procedures as they apply to public works.
Thorough knowledge of modern developments, current literature and sources of information in the area of public works engineering.
Able to plan and direct the work of professional engineers, contractors, technicians, and clerical personnel.
Able to give technical and professional review to a wide variety and large volume of engineering plans, specifications and related documents.
Able to present clear and concise reports, orally and in writing.
Able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Able to work under stressful conditions.
Able to interact effectively with others.
Must be able to relocate to other county locations based upon operational needs.
Physical Demands: Must be able to lift, carry, push, pull ten pound objects occasionally Ability to walk, bend, climb, kneel, reach, crawl, talk, grasp; finger dexterity. Visual acuity (peripheral vision, depth perception, color acuity) necessary to operate a motorized vehicle and review complex schematics. Limited requirement to traverse construction sites with uneven terrain.
Environmental Demands: Primarily inside work. Limited exposure to construction sites with noise/vibrations, insects, dust, fumes, chemicals, inclement weather (heat, humidity, cold, rain)
Mental Demands: Ability to read and comprehend technical and scientific instruments, documents, and literature; legal documents, statutes, instruments; blueprints, layouts, mechanical drawings; memos, instructions, manuals. Ability to write business letters, evaluations, summaries. Ability to speak clearly and concisely relating information, details and procedures to layman; conversant in theory and practices of discipline. Ability to perform advanced mathematical functions (geometry, trigonometry.) Ability to identify and resolve problems. Ability to analyze data and develop conclusions .
Volusia County is a drug free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce.
Internal Number: 19-00290
About Volusia County
Our mission is to be a community rich with resources and opportunities today and for generations to come. We envision in providing responsive and fiscally responsible services for the health, and quality of life for our citizens. Today, more than 500,000 people call Volusia County home. Situated on the east coast of Central Florida; our county consists of 1,207 square miles; with an elevation that begins at sea level and rises to a high elevation of 110 feet. We have 47 miles of Atlantic Ocean beaches that are a world-class playground, with beachfront cities including Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach and New Smyrna Beach.