The Town of Farragut has a reputation for high standards, and this applies to our workforce as well as our vision for the community. Farragut is a growing community with several multi-million dollar capital projects currently underway. We thrive on professionalism and integrity, and genuinely enjoy serving residents. The Town is seeking applicants for an Assistant Town Engineer, whose essential responsibilities include:
Intermediate to advanced technical and administrative work for supervision of construction and contract management for the Town’s capital projects, including construction of roadways, green-ways, parks and other public facilities.
Reviews plan and specification for municipal construction contracts; assembles the contracts.
Inspection of public works and public utilities projects.
Coordinates staff progress on town maintenance contracts.
Supervision, preparation and maintenance of engineering records.
Provides technical assistance to engineers, contractors, surveyors, architects, developers and citizens on matters related to residential and commercial development.
Performs civil engineering work in the field and in the office relating to municipal public works, capital improvements, drainage and other related “in-house” designs for projects constructed by the Town's Public Works department.
Works closely with our citizens, as well as other members of the Town’s staff.
Work is performed under the general direction of the Town Engineer.
If you have a higher standard for success, join us in the Town of Farragut! Benefits include a competitive salary, medical, dental, life, LTD, and a matching 401(k) retirement plan. Applications and a job description may be obtained at the Farragut Town Hall, 11408 Municipal Center Drive, Farragut, TN, 37934, or www.townoffarragut.org/jobs. Applicants must submit a completed Town of Farragut application with an attached resume. Application deadline is November 15, 2019.
Applicants with a Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, or related field and a minimum of 3-8 years’ experience with civil design, roadway construction, project management, municipal engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience are encouraged to apply. An EIT or PE certification are strongly preferred. Roadway construction and project management are preferred experience.
About Town of Farragut, TN
The Town of Farragut is nestled at the foot of the Smoky mountains in the East Tennessee valley. With the Tennessee river within a mile away, water sports are abundant. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is less than a hour away. A suburb of Knoxville, Farragut is a growing suburban area of high-end housing and excellent schools.