Civil - Business Development, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
The Public Works Department is seeking a seasoned hands-on engineer to lead the Development Engineering Division. The Senior Civil Engineer will supervise, assign, and review the work of subordinate contract plan check engineers and collaborate with our other City staff and private developers. Typical responsibilities include reviewing development applications to determine the impact of proposed developments on City infrastructure including water, streets and storm drain facilities. Applications for tentative subdivision and parcel maps, use permits, lot line adjustments, building permits and grading are reviewed and conditions of approval are prepared to mitigate development impacts. The Senior Civil Engineer will represent the Public Works Department at public hearings before the Project Review Committee, the Planning Commission and City Council.
The City of American Canyon has a very robust community outreach program and takes pride in our transparent and positive relationship with the Community. The City continues to see Industrial development growth on Green Island Road with the 2,800,000 SF Napa Logistics Business Park and 1,000,000 SF Napa Airport Commerce Center. In addition, nearly 3,000 new residential unit are proposed along Highway 29 with the Broadway District Specific Plan and Watson Ranch Specific Plan. The Senior Civil Engineer will have an opportunity to support these projects and many other challenging programs.
Experience: Five years of civil engineering experience in public works engineering, including two years of project management responsibility.
Education: A baccalaureate degree in civil engineering or closely related field.
Registration: Possession of a Certificate of Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of California.
Additional Requirements: Possession of a valid California Class C Driver License is required at the time of appointment. Individual who do not meet this requirement due to a physical disability will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Candidates must complete an online application and supplemental questions by 5pm, Monday, August 7th, 2017. To apply, please visit: www.cityofamericancanyon.org (Click on City Departments -> Human Resources -> Job Opportunities)
Located in the southern portion of world-famous, wine-growing Napa County, approximately 35 miles northeast of San Francisco, American Canyon first developed following World War II and incorporated in 1992. American Canyon plays an important role in the Napa Valley wine industry with continuous growth in wine logistics, wine making, storage and distribution. American Canyon is also home to growin...g major food production industries, such as Coca Cola, Barry Callebaut Chocolate, Mezzetta, and Wallaby Yogurt. With a current population exceeding 20,000 in more than 6 square miles, the City plans for a population of 25,000 by 2025.
American Canyon has a mix of original and newer housing stock including single-family residential units, apartments, and manufactured homes. The City’s residential growth rate necessitated the 2010 construction of LEED certified American Canyon High School, home of the “Wolves,” with its extensive athletic facilities. A new Middle School and two new Elementary Schools will be constructed in the next few years.
American Canyon is poised for future growth in our two industrial parks, a Broadway District Specific Plan for 1,200 homes and 850,000 square feet of commercial development along Highway 29; and the Watson Ranch Specific Plan which includes 1,250 homes and rejuvenation of old mine ruin structures into a tourist and entertainment center.
American Canyon residents take great pride in their community and highly value the outdoor spaces and trails, numerous parks and quality schools. Residents and business owners feel very safe and enjoy their diverse and engaged community. You and your family will feel at home in American Canyon.