City of Fort Worth

Professional Engineer - Asset Management

3+ months agoFort Worth, TX

About Us
The City of Fort Worth is the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the fastest growing among large cities. Fort Worth has received multiple accolades, including number one Downtown (Livability), and the second-best City in the nation for Job Seekers (Forbes). Our employees serve the needs of over 800,000 residents. We are seeking individuals that reflect our values of exceptional customer experience, mutual respect, embracing our diversity, continuous improvement, ethical behavior, and accountability.
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Requisition Number:

60030

Department:

Water/WW

A Professional Engineer - Asset Management job is available with The City of Fort Worth Water Department. This position will report to the Engineering Manager within the Water/Waste Water Planning and Horizontal Asset Management section. Working with the team, the position is expected to update, maintain, and improve the water and wastewater horizontal asset Risk Based Assessment process. The position should maintain a schedule of updates and communication plans with various divisional and sectional stakeholders. We are seeking a unique individual for the position that can not only process data, but understand the underlying data collection, limitations, and be able to effectively communicate the story behind the numbers. Using the data, the position should be able to support other divisions and sections with insight and recommendations.

The position will also be responsible for supporting the Development Service Section. The section is responsible for assisting developers with their water and sewer inquiries. Specific tasks will include formulating cost participation percentages for Community Facilities Agreements (CFA), addressing plat and construction plan review issues, communicating Water Department design guidelines to developers and consultants, and acting as a project manager for various development projects. The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented, comfortable reviewing contracts and plan sets, and experience working with multiple internal and external stakeholders.

If you enjoy asset management, development activities, and possess the abilities to work effectively with others to arrive at mutually acceptable water and wastewater solutions while meeting timelines, then this would be a perfect position for you.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited college or university with major course work in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering related field plus
  • Experience in asset management principles and condition assessment principles
  • Four (4) years minimum experience in either development, design, construction, or operation of water or wastewater systems
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Strong Interpersonal Assets - Listening, Professional Manners, Problem Solving, Self-Management, Responsibility and Accountability
  • Excellent communications skills. Unique ability to present concepts clearly and effectively, both verbally and written, with the development community and internal City staff
  • Possession of registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Texas. If licensed in another state, continued employment will be contingent upon obtaining registration as a Professional Engineer within the State of Texas within six months of employment.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Two (2) years of experience in ArcGIS, navigating and adding data to create working maps
  • Working experience in a formal asset management software (such as InfoAsset Planner) or formal asset management training (such as through the Institute of Asset Management)

Job ID: CityFortWorth-60030