Under little or no direct supervision the County Engineer plans, directs, and supervises all activities of the County’s Engineering Services Department in order to ensure efficient and effective department operations and inter-departmental/agency support.
As a Working Manager, the County Engineer is expected to provide technical engineering support to all County departments, serve as the technical engineering advisor to the County Manager’s office and the Board of County Commissioners, is responsible for capital improvement project administration, and administration of the County’s Mobility Plan. Duties also include, but are not limited to, resolving public technical questions and developing engineering solutions for road, stormwater, traffic, and utility projects/maintenance, providing engineering design services or overseeing engineering design services, overseeing the department’s involvement in development review, drainage review, basin studies, State bridge programs, roadway design, and construction projects. Ensures departmental compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, laws and regulations. Performs related administrative and supervisory work as required. Mentors and professionally develops staff engineers. Reports to the Assistant County Manager.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in engineering and a minimum of seven years experience with at least four years in a management position. Extensive knowledge in one or more of the following areas desired: transportation, engineering design, traffic or drainage. Must possess or be able to obtain Professional Engineer Licenses issued by the state of Florida prior to beginning employment. Must possess a valid state driver’s license.
Additional Salary Information: $98,911.48 – $150,504.85 Annually, Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications, anticipated hiring range $98,911.98 - $123,526.85.
Internal Number: 10019-1
About Nassau County Board of County Commissioners
Welcome to beautiful Nassau County, located in the northeast corner of Florida along the Atlantic Ocean and Interstate 95. We are proud to serve the eastern gateway to the sunshine state. From our historic island, sandy beaches, and championship golf course to our scenic rivers, green pastures, and majestic timberlands, we truly offer something for everyone.