The purpose of this classification is to perform professional civil engineering tasks in support of capital projects, plan review, and other infrastructure construction and maintenance projects; the types of projects and work assignments will vary depending upon assigned department. Staff Engineer is an entry to intermediate level position that works under close supervision of a Professional Engineer; this series is distinguished from the Construction Management series by the degree of emphasis placed on performing engineering design and modeling versus construction oversight.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering; status as an Engineer-in-Training or two years of work experience in civil engineering required.
Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license (as required by position assignment).
Staff Engineer Principal
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or other engineering discipline; five years of experience in professional civil engineering, construction management, or a related field. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license. Must possess a Professional Engineer (PE) license
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline required; two years of experience in civil engineering; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job.
Specific License or Certification Required:Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.
Additional Salary Information: Salary varies per position
About Dekalb County Government
DeKalb County's strong economy and employment base continues to expand rapidly, driving economic growth throughout the region. In fact, DeKalb offers employers one of the largest, easy to access labor draw areas in the state. A review of the county's key demographics reveals that, among metro Atlanta's 20 counties.
We are Georgia’s third largest county with an estimated 740,000 residents calling it home. The geographical area of the County covers approximately 271 square miles consisting of a portion of Atlanta; the cities of Avondale Estates, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Clarkston, Decatur, Doraville, Dunwoody, Lithonia, Stonecrest, Stone Mountain, and Tucker; and several unincorporated areas. Four major interstates and the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) are easily accessible for commuting.