Director of Engineering

POSITION OPENING

DATE: December 30, 2020

RE: Director of Engineering

SALARY: Negotiable based on qualifications

The position of Director of Engineering is a highly responsible upper management appointed position with the City of Biloxi.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, establishes policy and procedures; prepares annual budget; prepares numerous reports; supervisory work in planning, organizing, directing of all city engineering functions and management of city construction projects.  Responsible for advertising and negotiating contracts with consultants for engineering design and studies.  Serves as City Engineer and is totally responsible for technical adequacy of all work. Attends meetings of the City Council, its committees, and advisory and administrative boards; preparation, and presentation of departmental budget requests; reviews financial transactions for conformance with budget appropriations.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be a licensed engineer in the State of Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited university and a minimum of five (5) years of thorough experience in related field.

Application Process

All interested applicants should submit a resume that includes:

  1. An up to date employment history for all full and part time jobs including:
  2. Company name, address and telephone number
  3. Name and telephone number of immediate supervisor
  4. Dates of employment
  5. Job title
  6. Major responsibilities
  7. Any education/training received on the job
  8. Reason for leaving
  • An up to date education background including:
  • Name of high school and dates attended
  • Name of college/university, dates attended, major course of study, and copy of transcripts

Resumes must be turned into the Human Resources Office at 135 Main St., Suite 301, Biloxi, Mississippi 39533, emailed to biloxihr@biloxi.ms.us, or faxed to (228)435-6409. For any questions, please call (228)435-6259.