Senior Engineer

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  • Engineering


$6,127 - $7,454

Job Closing Date: 

Friday, October 13, 2017

Job Description: 

 Full-time/FLSA Exempt/Non-union Represented


The City of Kelso is seeking qualified, highly-motivated candidates for the position of Senior Engineer in our Engineering division.  Under general supervision of the Community Development Director/City Engineer, performs professional level engineering work in a lead capacity on a variety of Public Works projects in areas such as utilities, transportation, and storm water.  The Senior Engineer may supervise and/or direct the work assigned professional and technical staff.  This position requires frequent contact in person and by telephone and a close working relationship with the department heads and associates.  The position incumbent works primarily in an office environment characterized by frequent deadlines and constant interruptions but may be required to work in the field occasionally.  Mobility sufficient to attend various meetings and visit work and/or construction sites is necessary.  Movement within and without the office is essential.  Must be able to manage multiple objectives and at times conflicting priorities.

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Open Until Filled - First review 6/26/17.


Requires graduation from a four-year college or university with a Degree in Civil Engineering. Three years experience in municipal engineering design preferred. Must be able to demonstrate attainment of the necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities provided within the job description.

How to Apply: 

 Please submit a signed application, resume, and cover letter to Patty Murray, City of Kelso, P.O. Box 819, Kelso, WA 98626 or email to  Open until filled First review 6/26/17