ENGINEER I

Recruitment #20-S1C-0053

Job Description

Loudoun County, Virginia, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation, is currently seeking applicants for the position of Engineer/Project Manager on the Infrastructure Compliance Team within the Department of Building and Development Land Engineering Division. This entry level position works closely with the Virginia Department of Transportation, Homeowners' Associations, engineering, and land development communities, in facilitating the turnover of maintenance responsibility of roads and stormwater infrastructure within the County.

Responsibilities include reviewing construction plans and record drawings for conformance to the design, geotechnical reports, and related documents, in addition to performing site inspections on residential streets and retail sites for conformance to the construction plans and as it pertains to the County’s performance bonding requirements. Responding to and addressing citizen’s engineering concerns and calculating project cost estimates are additional responsibilities. Applicant must possess excellent organizational skills with the ability to multitask numerous projects in various stages of the construction process. The ability to provide technical guidance and conduct meetings with citizens, applicants, development community, county departments, and outside agencies. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Applicant must be knowledgeable with Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, and GIS with the ability to document project files, daily logs, and inspection reports associated with their assignments. In addition, applicant must have excellent interpersonal and diplomacy skills with an emphasis on customer service.

Job Requirements

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field, equivalent work experience in performing land development site inspections, surveying, materials testing, erosion and sediment control, or stormwater management inspections may be substituted for degree. Preference given to applicants with familiarity in State and County regulations, VDOT design standards and specifications, and/or the Loudoun County Facilities Standards Manual. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license.

Special Requirements

Must be able to inspect existing sites and active construction projects and may be exposed to inclement weather while in the field.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Requires completion of background checks for criminal, credit, and driving record history.