The City of Sunnyvale is looking for a dynamic and flexible person to help modernize, update, and renovate City infrastructure. Under the direction of the Assistant City Engineer or Assistant Director of Public Works Director/City Engineer, the selected candidates will perform professional and technical engineering work in support of the Capital Improvement Projects Administration Section, and perform related work as required. Ideal candidates have both strong project/program management skills and the ability to effectively and efficiently communicate with staff, consultants, contractors, and other project stakeholders.
The current Senior Engineer opening is located within the unit assigned to deliver two key programs – rebuild of the Water Pollution Control Plant and Design and Construction of a new City Hall.
The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. To be considered for this career opportunity, the City must receive a complete application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position opens Wednesday, March 6, 2019 and final filing date is Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.
The minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a related field; and Five years of increasingly responsible professional civil, mechanical, or electrical engineering experience, depending on assignment, including experience in a supervisory or project management role.
Possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of CA as well as possession of a valid class C California driver’s license and a safe drive record are also required.
Internal Number: 19-00055
About City of Sunnyvale
Recognized as the “Heart of Silicon Valley,” Sunnyvale, with a population of approximately 147,000, is the fifth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area and the second largest in Santa Clara County. Sunnyvale was incorporated in 1912 and, over the years, has transformed from an agricultural community, to a center for the defense industry, to the current nexus of research, development and manufacturing that created Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is home to notable companies such as Yahoo!, Advanced Micro Devices, NetApp, and Lockheed Martin Space Systems. The draw of working in this dynamic community swells the City’s daytime workforce to 230,000.
The City of Sunnyvale enjoys a strong reputation of being an employer of choice offering excellent wages, benefits, employee recognition, training, professional development and opportunities to make a difference. We invite you to join our team of dynamic, skilled and dedicated employees with a "can-do" attitude and apply for one of the City's employment opportunities.