The County is currently seeking an effective leader, team-oriented, exceptional interpersonal skills that is highly motivated with six (6) years of professional level civil engineering experience, two (2) years of which were in a supervisory role. This position is responsible for managing, coordinating and directing the County's development management functions in regard to public infrastructure; ensures that development is designed and constructed to County codes and adopted engineering standards and policies. Performs professional level engineering oversight and inspection on difficult, complex and/or sensitive construction, reconstruction and major repair projects for the County.
The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, or a closely related field; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience; Registration as a Professional Engineer.
The County offers a generous benefits plan that includes state retirement (County paid PERS) and no state tax.
Apply no later than: Monday, July 29, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. For job description and to apply please visit www.douglascountynv.gov (775) 782-9860 EOE ADA
About Douglas County Minden, NV
Douglas County is a diverse community which includes three unincorporated towns. The unincorporated towns of Minden, Gardnerville, and Genoa are governed by their own separate elected advisory boards. Minden, the County seat, has a population of almost 3,000 people. With over 8,000 in population, the Minden/Gardnerville town core is reminiscent of Rockwell’s Americana. The major employers are in the fields of gaming and tourism, research and manufacturing, government and services. Douglas County offers the facilities and amenities of a metropolitan area, yet remains pleasantly rural with easy access to all services.
The County is the fourth most populated county in Nevada with approximately 54,000 residents and seasonal populations that can exceed 65,000 due to its proximity to Reno, Carson City, and northern California.
Douglas County is a diverse community with a strong commitment to quality of life and environmental issues.
Douglas County’s location within the state and being the home to a portion of Lake Tahoe, provides high visibility for business and tourism. The area also provides an excellent environment for cultural, recreational, and outdoor activities, includ...ing skiing, hunting, horseback riding, hiking, camping, soaring and other similar outdoor activities, as well as breathtaking scenic wonders, such as Lake Tahoe.