Assistant City Engineer – Public Works Program Manager

$131,472 - $154,673 yearly
  • City of Sunnyvale
  • Sunnyvale, CA, USA
  • Sep 14, 2018
Full time Engineering Government Management

Job Description

The City is seeking a highly motivated, self-starter who is skilled at managing capital programs. The ideal candidate will have solid experience managing complex design and construction projects as well as negotiating and managing contracts. Experience creating and managing scopes, schedules, and budgets is highly desired. Candidates should have a proven track record completing public programs/projects on time and within budget. Other skills the City is looking for include: excellent oral and written communication; strong leadership; ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships; and the ability to collaborate with others, quickly driving the decision-making process.


The current vacancy is primarily responsible for managing the implementation of the City's Cleanwater Program (Water Pollution Control Plant reconstruction program) and Civic Center Modernization Project. This position will be managing consultants responsible for program management, design, and construction management.


The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way:

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a related field; AND

Five years of professional engineering experience, including two years at the advanced journey level which included the direction of staff and management of projects.


The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire and possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of California. The position opens September 5, 2018 and final filing date is October 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding these current opportunities, please visit: and click on City Jobs.


Salary: $131,472.00 - $154,673.00 Annually

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