Engineer III


Williamson County Engineer's Office/Road and Bridge Division


3151 SE Inner Loop, Suite B, Georgetown, TX 78626

Job Description


  • Performs advanced and complex transportation engineering work in functional areas such as planning, project development, design, hydraulic analysis and technical reporting.

  • Ensures compliance with applicable federal, state and county laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.

  • Work requires frequent contact with governmental officials and private entities.


  • Reports directly to the Senior Engineer, County Engineer, or Director of Road and Bridge.

  • Performs highly advanced and complex engineering design work.

  • Performs and/or coordinates the review and processing of Plans, Specifications & Estimates (PS&E) submission, special specifications, or special provisions.

  • Performs highly advanced and complex hydrologic and hydraulic analysis.

  • Provides oversight of consultants to the County, including contract management.

  • Prepares correspondence. Writes reports and creates displays/exhibits.

  • Reviews subdivision plats, designs and engineering reports.

  • Develops and manages project schedules.

  • Works on multiple roadway/drainage projects simultaneously and continuously, including short or long-term projects.

  • Assists the Senior Engineer with large to medium-scale roadway, drainage or public work project management.

  • Frequently communicates and works effectively with various County staff to include external agencies and the general public.

  • Drives/travels to project/work locations to make on-site engineering reviews, analyses, tests and to provide technical support.

  • Performs other duties as required and/or requested.

  • Regular attendance, the physical demands and the environmental factors listed below are also essential functions for this position.

  • Understands and follows oral and written instruction.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.

  • Must have minimum of four (4) years in roadway planning, design or construction.

  • Registered Texas Professional Engineer (P.E.).

  • If a registered P.E. in another state, must be able to acquire a Texas P.E. within one year from date of hire.

  • Four (4) years’ experience as a registered P.E.

  • Must have experience in roadway design, the preparation of specifications and bidding documents and estimating roadway projects.

  • Experience with roadway construction inspection and a demonstrated ability to work with government and agency staffs.

  • Experience working with various computer applications like timekeeping, e-mail, word processing, spreadsheets, etc. (e.g. Kronos and MS Office Suite).

  • Strong organizational skills and proven ability to maintain accurate, detailed records.

  • Mature, dependable, resourceful and able to work independently and to maintain strict confidentiality.

  • Able to work under pressure in a high volume office, produce accurate work and meet established deadlines.

  • Able to interact effectively with the general public, co-workers, supervisors, department heads, elected officials and others in a pleasant and professional manner.

  • Ability to type and enter data with sufficient speed and accuracy.

  • Able to see and hear.

  • Able to write and read to a size 10 font.

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions.

  • Must obtain a valid TX driver’s license.

  • Must maintain a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record.


$2,982.98 - $3,459.02 Biweekly

Contact Information

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