City of Fairview is seeking an Engineer Manager to manage and perform complex and professional engineering work for various environmental, water, sewer, street, parks facilities and other public works projects, planning, and programs ensuring technical competence and compliance with all current codes and criteria; May serve as a Project Manager.
Education and Experience:
Graduation from a four year college or university with a degree in civil engineering or a closely related field; and
Minimum of five years previous civil engineering experience (local government setting preferred); or
Any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Thorough knowledge of civil engineering principles, practices and methods as applicable to a municipal setting; Considerable knowledge of applicable City policies, laws, and regulations affecting Department activities;
Considerable skill in arriving at cost estimates on complex projects.
Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with employees, consultants, other governmental agency representatives, City officials and the general public; Ability to conduct necessary engineering research and compile comprehensive reports.
Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil or Environmental Engineering required.
About City of Fairview
Located along the banks of the beautiful Columbia River and just 11 miles west of downtown Portland, the City of Fairview offers small town charm while providing easy access to the numerous amenities of the metropolitan Portland region. With a population of 9,440 residents, Fairview offers diverse neighborhoods, a small but growing business community, outstanding parks and recreational opportunities, and convenient access to Portland International Airport.
With an elevation of only 114 feet above sea level and a relatively close proximity to the Pacific Ocean, Fairview enjoys a very moderate climate. The average high temperature is 80 degrees with an average low temperature of 34 degrees. The annual average rainfall is 36 inches. Fairview is home to a diverse mix of housing opportunities.
Within minutes of Fairview, residents can reach the sights and sounds of Portland or the peace and serenity of nearby Mt. Hood and the Columbia River Gorge. Just beyond Portland, an hour’s drive to the west lies the rugged Oregon coastline with its unique coastal communities and picturesque views and scenery. Fairview is wonderfully situated to capture some of the best of Oregon and outdoor recreational opportunities.