Chief Engineer

  • City of Pittsburgh Careers
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Oct 11, 2018
Full time Engineering/Architecture

Job Description

Leads Civil Engineering services for the City of Pittsburgh in the construction, maintenance and operation of transportation infrastructure. Supervises Streets, Structures, and Construction Divisions within the Department of Mobility and Infrastructure. The position reports directly to the Director and may serve as Acting Director. Position is responsible for all aspects of street and structures project design and delivery including capital budget planning, design oversight, proactive maintenance strategies, project construction, inspection services, asset condition monitoring, reporting and other performance measurement.

The City of Pittsburgh has over 1,000 miles of streets, 440 bridges, 770 sets of public stairs, scores of retaining walls and numerous other infrastructure assets essential to safe, efficient, and equitable mobility. The position advises the Director and the Mayor on sustainable, innovative and forward-leaning strategies to improving, maintaining and operating these assets to the highest benefit of the people of Pittsburgh and the region and building capacity of the Department and team members supervised.