City of Kentwood
  • 05-Feb-2020 to 19-Feb-2020 (EST)
  • Engineering & Inspections
  • Grand Rapids, MI, USA
  • $64,912 - $90,877
  • Salary
  • Full Time

The City of Kentwood Engineering Department is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Assistant City Engineer position.  The Assistant City Engineer is responsible for performing professional level engineering planning, design and construction oversight on difficult, complex and/or sensitive infrastructure construction; reviews proposals for private development with the City.  

Essential Job Functions:

  • Manages City's infrastructure construction projects;
  • Conducts feasibility and cost studies;
  • Review proposed plans for private residential, commercial and industrial development for conformance to codes, regulations, and standards;
  • Reviews permit applications and approves plans for soil erosion control and right-of-way permits;
  • Researches and develops policies for department activities and operations;
  • Prepares project designs, cost estimates, specifications and project schedules;
  • Prepares request for proposal and contract specifications for design and construction services;
  • Administers programs or contracts with and confers with architects, engineers and construction contractors; and 
  • Responds to public inquiries.


Qualified applicants will possess all of the following:

  • Michigan Driver's License.
  • State of Michigan Professional Engineer (PE) License.
  • Bachelor's Degree in civil engineering, or a field related to the work; AND
  • Five (5) years of professional experience in civil engineering services; OR
  • an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  


This is a full-time exempt position with excellent benefits.  The hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.  The salary range for this position is $64,912 to $90,877.  Please see the Job Description for more details about this position.

The City of Kentwood is a Drug-Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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