The City of Topeka (KS) is seeking a Stormwater Engineer.
Topeka has an exceptional cost of living and has been named a Top 10 City by Kiplinger's Magazine. Located just west of Kansas City with excellent educational, housing and health care, Topeka is a gem in the heart of America.
The Stormwater Engineer responsibilities include Stormwater and Levee Strategic Capital Improvement planning and project administration, Stormwater Management Plan updates and implementation, and engineering support service. Duties include directing, coordinating, and exercising functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of Stormwater and related assigned engineering projects.
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or a related field and at least three years related experience and/or training, with project management experience after professional registration. Must be registered as a Professional Engineer either in the State of KS or with the ability to obtain KS reciprocity within six months of hire date. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and city insurable driving record, KS license required within six months of hire date.
Topeka is the capital city of the State of Kansas and the county seat of Shawnee County. As the state’s capital city, Topeka’s largest employer is the State of Kansas. The educational, health and social services industry makes up the largest proportion of the working population. Three of the largest employers are Stormont-Vail Healthcare, St. Francis Health Center and Colmery-O’Neil VA Hospital. M...ajor companies based in Topeka include Westar Energy, Collective Brands, Mars Chocolate North America, CoreFirst Bank & Trust, Capitol Federal Savings Bank, Hill’s Pet Nutrition and Sports Car Club of America.Topeka is uniquely situated between three of the largest Universities in Kansas, the University of Kansas (Lawrence), Kansas State University (Manhattan) and Emporia State University (Emporia) and is home to Washburn University.This City of Topeka Engineering Division is comprised of professional engineers, technical support staff and clerical staff personnel whose primary responsibility is administration and management of all projects assigned to the Division as well as construction inspection & designing in-house projects.