August 2017

Mason County, Washington, Seeks County Engineer / Deputy Director

Close : September 1, 2017

Monthly Salary: $7,202-$8,553

Job Summary

Plans, organizes and directs the engineering and road maintenance activities within Mason County Public Works including design, construction, inspection, surveying, right-of-way acquisition, environmental permitting, budgeting and reporting. Also responsible for management of the Equipment Rental and Revolving Fund activities, including vehicle/equipment fleet operations. Acts on behalf of the Public Works Director in his/her absence.

Examples of Duties

Responsible for the day to day administrative operation of the engineering, maintenance and ER&R programs of the Public Works Department including preparation of budget, approval of vouchers or delegation to senior managers, coordinating and addressing public concerns, coordinating with other county departments, attendance of commissioner briefings and meetings, staff meetings, staff training and performance evaluations and addressing personnel issues.

Responsible for road maintenance activities.

Responsible for the engineering and construction program including developing and implementing the Annual and 6-year Transportation Improvement Plans.

Responsible for establishing the rental rates for the Equipment Rental & Revolving Fund and oversight of the purchase of equipment and materials to support the engineering and road maintenance programs as well as other County departments.

Responsible for the transportation program including maintaining the county road log, traffic counts and accident data, traffic studies, road vacations, pavement management and reporting to the County Road Administration Board (CRAB).

Responsible for the countywide bridge inspection program including documentation, reporting budgeting and funding for bridge replacement and repair.
Responsible for responding to road and transportation emergencies, road closures and restrictions, detours and speed limit changes.

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Mason County Human Resources

Mailing Address - 411 North 5th Street, Shelton, WA 98584

Physical Address - 423 North 5th Street, Shelton, WA 98584

[email protected]       Phone-(360) 427-9670 X 290         Fax-(360) 427-8439

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