Senior Civil Engineer – Palmdale, CA

Client: City of Palmdale, California
Position: Senior Civil Engineer
Closing Date: Apply Immediately:
Salary Range Increase

Additional Information: 


The City of Palmdale’s Capital Improvement division is recruiting for Senior Civil Engineer. The position will report to the Director of Public Works or designee. This experienced professional will lead the City’s engineering projects from planning and design to construction and close-out. The successful candidate will perform a wide variety of professional engineering work in support of the City’s Capital Improvement Program (CIP), public works, infrastructure, and departmental operations.

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and 4 years of increasingly responsible civil engineering experience including significant supervisory responsibilities. Also requires possession of a valid Certificate of Registration as a PE-Civil in the State of California or ability to obtain within 6 months as well as possession of a valid California driver’s license or ability to obtain.

The salary range for the Senior Civil Engineer position has been increased to $124,824 to $159,432, DOQ. The City offers an excellent benefits package including CalPERS retirement. The City of Palmdale is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm and closed on Fridays.

This is a confidential recruitment and will be handled accordingly throughout the process; references will not be contacted until mutual interest has been established. Candidates are encouraged to apply immediately. Electronic submittals are strongly preferred via email to, and should include a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume. Confidential inquiries are welcome to Mr. Fred Wilson at (916) 630-4900.