Project Engineer

at Lewiston, City Of in Lewiston, Maine, United States

Job Description

Accepting applicants for PROJECT ENGINEER with the City’s Public Works Department. Applications are available at the Human Resources Department or online at



Department:    Public Works

Division:          Engineering

Barg. Unit:      AFSCME- Professional Technical Unit (Pro-Tech)

Status:             Full-Time (40 hours/week, Days)

Grade:             7 [$29.05 - $42.86 /hour]


SUMMARY: The City Project Engineer performs complex professional engineering, manages in a team concept, provides excellent customer service and assists in planning and supervising the work of Project Team personnel.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from a four-year accredited college or university or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with facilities management, storm water management, and/or municipal utilities engineering; to include water, sewer, storm water, streets, site and development review is preferred. Certification as an Engineer-Intern required (must be able to obtain within one year of employment). Must have, or be able to obtain, a State of Maine Professional Engineer License and a State of Maine Class IV Operator License. Experience with and working knowledge of Microsoft Access Databases, Excel spreadsheets and CADD Design are a plus.


WORK ACTIVITIES: Prepares a variety of complex designs, preliminary and final plans, specifications, cost estimates, contract documents for Public Works infrastructure projects such as: facilities management, storm water management, utilities, water, sewer, streets, sidewalks, drainage systems, bridges, buildings, and parking garages. Provides construction management, coordination with consultants, and facilitates open communication between the City’s Planning Department, consultants, and the rest of the organization with regard to project review.


Submit City of Lewiston Employment Application, cover letter and resume to the Department of Human Resources via email, fax, postal mail, or delivered in person. Application materials may be mailed or dropped off to Lewiston City Hall 27 Pine Street Lewiston, ME 04240. Additional Human Resources contact information for email and fax submissions is available at > Human Resources > Terri-Lynn Bechard


Position will remain Open Until FilledOnly interviewed candidates will be notified. Prospective candidates MUST submit all required documents at time of application. Incomplete position inquiries, including those without accurate contact information, will be rejected.

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Job Posting: 644980

Posted On: Nov 24, 2021

Updated On: Dec 24, 2021