Assistant Public Works Director - City of Fife Posted 01/24/2017 NEW

City of Fife, Washington
Salary: $90,737 - $124,318

This position is open until March 8.

For a complete position profile, please visit the Prothman Company at and click on "Current Searches."

The City of Fife (pop. approx. 9,600) sits in the shadow of magnificent Mount Rainier in Pierce County, Washington. With Tacoma to the west and Seattle a few miles to the north, its ideal location offers a wide variety of cultural and entertainment opportunities within a relatively short drive. Fife is also central to many outdoor recreation destinations, including Mount Rainier, the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, Puget Sound, and the Pacific Coast.

The City of Fife Public Works Department employs 22.5 FTE's and is divided into two divisions. The Operations & Maintenance division is overseen by a superintendent, and the Engineering & Capital Project Management division is overseen by the City Engineer. The department's $24 million budget is split into seven budget units: sewer collection, water distribution, stormwater, streets, facilities, fleet, and engineering.

Under the direction of the Public Works Director, the Assistant Public Works Director plans, organizes, reviews and approves a variety of engineering plans, construction specifications and permits for various engineering and public works projects, and prepares contracts with consultant engineering firms for various engineering and public works projects for the Director's review. The Assistant Director is also responsible for advertising construction plans, reviewing submitted bids and recommending awards, inspecting construction sites for compliance, the review and research of traffic and transportation issues, and all other related projects. The Assistant Public Works Director manages the department's activities in the absence of the Public Works Director.

A bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a PE license is preferred. Candidates with a master’s degree in Capital Project Management will also be competitive. Candidates should have a minimum of five years of progressive experience in public works operations and capital project management, including oversight responsibility for public works field crews and direct experience working with consultants and contractors. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

The City of Fife is an equal opportunity employer. First review: February 19, 2017 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.

Wastewater CM Supervisor - King County Posted 12/16/2016 NEW

Wastewater Construction Management Supervisor
King County Water Treatment Division
Seattle, Washington

Award-winning King County Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) seeks a Wastewater Construction Management Supervisor. This position is assigned to the Project Planning and Delivery Section of the Wastewater Treatment Division. Reporting to the Construction Unit Manager, the Wastewater Construction Management Supervisor plans, organizes, supervises, and administers construction management and inspection programs for assigned Public Works contracts, in addition to supervising construction management staff that administer, inspect, and manage construction projects. The ideal candidate will have the ability to effectively build construction management teams to manage the construction of a number of projects simultaneously. In addition to experience in conflict management and managing diversity, the ideal candidate will possess excellent functional, technical, organizational, and planning skills. A bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management, or a closely related field (directly relevant experience and knowledge of public sector construction project processes may substitute for the bachelor’s degree on a year for year basis), as well as 4 years of increasingly responsible experience in construction management field inspection including 1 year of experience in supervising staff or the equivalent combination of experience. Experience in wastewater conveyance, pump station, and treatment plant process design or construction as well as in preparing contract documents and administering public sector contracts is highly desirable. The annual salary range is $102,066 – $129,376 DOQ; an excellent benefits package in also provided. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary history to Review of resumes will begin the week of January 23, 2017. Detailed brochure available at Confidential inquiries welcomed to Heather Renschler at 916-630-4900.

Geotechnical Engineer - C.W. Felice, LLC Posted 12/16/2016 NEW

Open position: Project to Senior Level Geotechnical/Geostructural Engineer
Location: Bellevue, WA
Position type: Regular Full-Time
Education: Masters Degree in Civil Engineering (or Geological Engineering) with a Specialty in Geotechnical Engineering

C. W. Felice, LLC has an open position for a geotechnical/geostructural engineer with 10 plus years of experience. Specific qualifications for the position are:
  • Currently registered as a PE in the State of Washington.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently with limited direction.
  • Perform and clearly document engineering analysis and designs that will include slope stability, shallow and deep foundations, temporary support of excavation, and a variety of retaining walls systems.
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of typical design software packages.
The candidate will be expected to work as part of an integrated team alongside planners, roadway engineers, environmental scientists and senior management. Work assignments will include feasibility analysis, preliminary design, and construction oversight. Specific experience in contract management and the design build method of contract delivery is desirable.

C. W. Felice, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, gender, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, pregnancy status, physical or mental disability, veteran status or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

C. W. Felice, LLC offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays. For more information on C. W. Felice, LLC please visit our web site at

Interested candidates should contact: Contact: Conrad W. Felice Phone: 425-753-3316 Email:

Project Manager - City of Marysville Posted 11/28/2016

Performs civil engineering work in planning, design, and construction of municipal capital projects. Serves as a lead engineer for assigned projects and performs project management responsibilities including coordinating and/or directing the work of consultants, city project team members, other city departments, outside agencies as well as other external stakeholders such as franchise utilities and private developers.

Requires: Bachelor's in civil engineer or related field such as construction management; or 3 years related experience.

Apply online at Follow the Job Opportunities link. EOE/AA

©2015, American Society of Civil Engineers. All Rights Reserved.