Engineer A or Graduate Engineer B
City of Austin
Austin, TX
Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Engineer A:
Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Engineering or in a field related to the job, plus four (4) years engineering experience acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer

Licenses and Certifications Required:
Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Texas

Graduate Engineer B:
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate engineering discipline with at least two (2) years of engineering experience.

Licenses and Certifications Required:
Texas: Engineer – In Training Certification.

Notes to Applicants
This position will be filled at one of the following levels depending upon qualifications:

Engineer A – (Salary $32.84 – $42.63)
Graduate Engineer B – (Salary $30.99 – $40.23)

This position will be responsible for:
Engineering oversight to ABIA facilities, including Mechanical, Electrical and HVAC systems.
Review technical and construction documents.
System analysis and troubleshooting facilities issues.
Planning and scoping – Help plan and scope projects for ABIA facilities.

This position will require a skills assessment.

If you are selected for this position, and meet the Driver Safety Standards in the City of Austin Driver Safety Program, you may drive when necessary to multiple locations as part of your regular job duties. Otherwise, you are responsible for getting to and from these locations.

A detailed and complete employment application is required to help us better evaluate your qualifications and will be used to determine salary if you are selected for this position.
Please list your complete employment history (to include all job duties responsibilities and employment dates) on your online application.
The application is an official document; incomplete applications will not be considered (e.g., “see resume” or “see Linked In Profile”).
Resumes will not be used to qualify for the position and will not be used to recommend salary.
Supplemental information or changes to your application will not be accepted after the job posting closes.
The responses to the supplemental questions inquiring about experience should be reflected on your application.

Veteran candidates will be required to provide a copy of their DD214 at the time of interview.

Employees, in Good Standing, who are candidates within the department/division that the position resides in and who meet the minimum and preferred qualifications (if any) of the position will be included in the initial interview. Department/division employee must remain in Good Standing through the Top Candidate Selection phase at which time the Good Standing status will be re-verified.

Top candidate will be subject to a minimum 10 year criminal background check and security threat assessment.

Must have the ability to read, write, and fluently speak in English.

Utilize eyes for long periods of time while operating computer keyboard, computers, copy machines, and other office equipment.
Reasonable dexterity of hands and fingers to operate and/or manipulate computer keyboard, computers, and other office equipment, and safety equipment.
Walk, climb stairs and ladders, kneel, and bend from waist to perform physical labor.
Vision ability to see both near and far to identify objectives and/or activities
Hearing ability to hear both near and far.
Verbally and effectively communicate utilizing face-to-face contact, telephones, and radios.
React quickly, physically and mentally, in response to events and/or emergencies.
Utilize mental capacity for decision-making and comprehension.
Must possess the physical and mental capacity to safely operate motor vehicle during daytime and / or night time.
Able to put on personal protective equipment; e.g., hardhat, goggles, safety steel-toed shoes, long sleeve shirts and pants.
Lift up to 50 lbs occasionally.
Able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.
Sense of smell adequate to identify odors.
Stay outdoors for long periods (day or night) under severe conditions including, but not limited to, high levels of noise from jet aircraft, glare, and extreme cold, heat, wind, or dust.

Shift may change according to departmental needs. Work hours may include after hours, holidays, and weekend work.

Overtime may be required with or without notice.


Pay Range
Commensurate (see notes to applicants for salary range)

Shift may change according to departmental needs
Work hours may include after hours, holidays, and weekend
Job Close Date
Type of Posting External
Department Aviation
Regular/Temporary Regular
Grant Funded or Pooled Position Not Applicable
Category Professional
Location 2716 Spirit of Texas Drive, Austin, TX 78719
Preferred Qualifications
Experience with HVAC systems
Experience with facility engineering management
Aility to travel to more than one work location
Duties, Functions and Responsibilities

For the Duties, Functions and Responsibilities of this position, please click the appropriate job description below:

Engineer A Job Description

Graduate Engineer B Job Description

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
For the Duties, Functions and Responsibilities of this position, please click the appropriate job description below:

Engineer A Job Description

Graduate Engineer B Job Description

For the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities of this position, please click the appropriate job description below:

Engineer A Job Description

Graduate Engineer B Job Description

Criminal Background Investigation This position has been approved for a Criminal Background Investigation.
City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445.

The City of Austin will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, creed, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, religion, veteran status, disability, or sexual orientation. In addition, the City will not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of an individual’s AIDS, AIDS Related Complex, or HIV status; nor will the City discriminate against individuals who are perceived to be at risk of HIV infection, or who associate with individuals who are believed to be at risk.

Information For City Employees: If you are an employee within the division, are in good standing and meet both the minimum and preferred qualifications, then you will receive an initial interview.