I - Grade G: $65,520 - $73,697
II - Grade I: $76,303 - $90,800
Sr - Grade J: $85,462 - $101,700
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 770
The City of Overland Park has a full-time Civil Engineer I/II/III DOQ position available in the Engineering Services Division of the Planning & Development Services Department. The successful candidate may be hired at Level I, II or Senior depending on experience.
Responsibilities: Reviews construction plans for developer-funded construction in subdivision and commercial sites for conformance with Overland Park Municipal Codes (OPMC), with emphasis on street design, traffic control, storm sewer, grading and site construction. Coordinates and addresses all issues associated with the plans reviewed. Meets with the development community during all phases of the project, as required. Coordinates with Division inspection staff to ensure that all construction is in accordance with OPMC. Responds to service requests from citizens, development community, and city staff. Analyzes reports and studies submitted for private development projects. Implements City Ordinances related to engineering and site design. Operates computer hardware and software to assist in the administration of Overland Park Municipal Codes, and other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related engineering field of study to gain formal knowledge of hydraulic design, hydrology, street design, structural analysis and design, and other engineering principles and practices.
Possession of an appropriate valid driver's license.
Must maintain an insurable driving record.
Civil Engineer I: Above requirements plus possession of Engineer-In-Training Certification within 12 months of hire.
Civil Engineer II: Above requirements plus possession of Professional Engineer registration in the state of Kansas or registration in another state with Kansas registration within one year of hire. Four years of experience in the civil engineering field or equivalent experience.
Civil Engineer Sr.: Above requirements plus possession of Professional Engineer registration in the state of Kansas or registration in another state with Kansas registration within one year of hire. Six years of experience in the civil engineering field or equivalent experience.
Overland Park is consistently recognized as one of the best in the nation for its quality of life attributes and its corporate environment. It boasts a low cost of living, public schools that score among the best in the nation, a robust corporate environment offering ample employment, access to quality medical services, low crime rates with outstanding public safety and government services, and a well-maintained transportation system.
Away from the workplace, Overland Park residents have many options for leisure - scores of fitness amenities, neighborhood and regional parks, miles of bike-hike trails along streamway corridors, flourishing visual and performing arts, numerous entertainment venues, and some of the region's best shopping and dining. Nearby sports teams at the college, amateur, and professional levels just add to the overall excitement of the region.
Recently named by Niche as the #1 Best City to Buy a House in the US and by WalletHub as the #2 Best Place to Raise a Family and by Money as the #7 Best Places to Live, Overland Park has a lot to offer. If you come for a short visit, you’ll want to stay forever. Come join our team of traffic engineers!