The City of Hendersonville has a great opportunity for a dynamic and innovative engineer interested in working in a vibrate city with a growing water and sewer system located in western North Carolina. The Development Review Engineer, which is classified as a Civil Engineer I, is a new position in the City’s Engineering Department working closely with the Water & Sewer Department and reviewing the water and sewer extension components of private development and construction plans for compliance with local, state and federal ordinances, standards and specifications, and sound engineering practices.
The Development Review Engineer will serve as the internal and external coordinator for developers, engineers, contractors, stakeholders, and related work groups regarding water and sewer extension components of development projects. This position will also prepare and organize reports, standards, water and sewer models, correspondence, policies, procedures, and other materials to assist in documenting, recording, and providing information on the activities for water and sewer extensions; therefore, effective verbal and written communication skills in a variety of settings are essential.
Other duties and responsibilities include:
Assists in developing public information resources regarding the City's development review and approval processes.
Provides knowledgeable, technical guidance and advice to City staff, other government agencies, businesses, and residents.
Effectively presents information to developers, design professionals, contractors, and City staff.
Updates and maintains water and sewer standards.
Prepares and updates water (Innovyze InfoWater) and sewer (Innovyze InfoSewer) hydraulic model scenarios to coordinate private extension and CIP projects.
Reads and interprets various kinds of maps, architectural and engineering drawings, construction plans, blueprints and other technical materials and documents, such as state and federal guidelines; learns and applies local, state or federal codes and regulations.
Performs standard computations or analysis.
Prepares drawings and visual aids.
Observes construction activities.
Performs basic survey work.
Performs basic design tasks.
Assists on other tasks such as: preparation of permit applications, material testing, drawings, and computer-aided design (CAD) work.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET/EAC accredited program required with from one (1) to three (3) years of progressive engineering experience. Skill in use of AutoDesk Civil 3D and ESRI ArcGIS is preferred. North Carolina Certified Engineer-Intern preferred.
For more information about the Development Review Engineer position and about the City of Hendersonville go to www.hendersonvillenc.gov or call (828) 697-3000 and ask for human resources.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
Hendersonville, North Carolina, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area in Western North Carolina, offers amenities for every stage and aspect of life. Situated at the southern edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Hendersonville sits at 2,200 feet above sea level with the Eastern Continental Divide running just south of its corporate limits. Hendersonville residents enjoy easy ...access to some of the region’s best destinations: 30 minutes to Asheville and Lake Lure, 45 minutes to Greenville SC, 2½ hours to Charlotte, 3 hours to Atlanta and 4 hours to Charleston SC, and the beach. Ranked in the Top Ten Small Towns by Southern Living Magazine, Hendersonville is a vacation destination and desirable place to call home. The current population of the City is around 14,000. With a 3.4% annual growth rate since 1990, families and retirees are discovering Hendersonville as a small-town community with big-city prospects.