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CITY OF PETALUMA
Job Class: 04ASCE
Associate Civil Engineer
Perform complex and responsible engineering work in the areas of municipal civil engineering;
perform design, plan review, inspection, subdivision, and related work.
General supervision is provided by the Director; responsibilities may include direct or indirect
supervision of lower level professional, technical, and clerical personnel.
This class assists professional technical staff in the varied areas of civil engineering and may act
as project leader for major projects. It is distinguished from Traffic Engineer by its responsibility
for generalized civil engineering functions. This class is further distinguished from Supervising
Civil Engineer, which is a registered engineer and performs the most complex engineering duties
and also acts for the Director on a relief basis.
Essential Duties, Skills, and Demands of the Position
The duties, skills, and demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations
may be made to enable individuals with a disability to perform the essential duties, skills, and
Coordinate civil engineering contract design and/or construction activities.
Prepare or direct the preparation of plans, specifications, and estimate pertaining to construction,
maintenance, and operation of municipal facilities and equipment.
Investigate and make recommendations on civil engineering problems; provide technical support
in the updating of civil engineering elements of various city projects.
Review plans, designs, specifications, and maps for various subdivision and land development
Provide advice and technical assistance to City management and staff, commissions, committees,
and the public on civil engineering matters; confer with a variety of public and private of