Friday, July 1, 2022        

Employment Opportunity: Assistant Town Engineer

ASSISTANT TOWN ENGINEER:  Full time, non-union, salaried position.  Responsible to assist in the design review of public and private construction projects, land developments, as well as the performance of a variety of duties, which will be assigned by the Town Engineer or the Town Manager.  Work requires a thorough technical knowledge of civil engineering, computers, drainage, sewer, specifications, and inspection, drafting and estimating.  This person also provides support in regards to any Sewer or Waste Water Treatment projects. This position works with several town ordinances; including, but not limited to the sewer, soil erosion, zoning and landscaping ordinances.  Duties include plan review, approval and enforcement under the direction of the Town Engineer.  Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering plus a minimum of one year of hands-on experience; Registered as an Engineer-in-Training / F.E. or ability to obtain within six months of hire; GIS knowledge; strong computer skills; and strong AutoCAD skills.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.  Salary range is $55,000 – $69,000 depending on qualifications.  Excellent benefits.  Forward resume to Town of Smithfield, HR Dept., 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917 or  Closing date for resume acceptance is July 8, 2022 at 4:00 pm.  E.O.E.

Assistant Town Engineer Description (.pdf)