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2/25/2011 - Principal Engineer (full-time/temporary)

Job Opportunity

County of Cumberland
790 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, N.J. 08302

February 1, 2011

Principal Engineer
(A full-time, temporary position of about one year in duration)

$59,483 - $74,354

Duties: Reports to the County Engineer; performs highly responsible field and office engineering involved in the design, maintenance, and construction of highways, other roads or streets; serves as project manager / resident engineer for large roadway construction project; gives suitable assignments and instruction to assigned employees; prepares reports; related duties as assigned.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in civil, mechanical or electrical engineering or possession of a professional engineer’s license issued by the N.J. Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. Three years of related professional engineering experience. A master’s degree in the appropriate engineering field may be substituted for one year of experience. Possession of a valid N.J. driver’s license.

Note: Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screening and criminal background checks.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and the names of three professional references to the Director of Personnel at or fax to 856-453-0361. Screening begins Monday, February 14, 2011 and continues until a candidate is selected.

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.