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ENEG10-10760-Project Engineer-Cheyenne

State of Wyoming Cheyenne, WY
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ENEG10-10760-Project Engineer-Cheyenne



ENEG10-10760-Project Engineer-Cheyenne


$27.92 - $35.98 Hourly


Cheyenne, WY

Job Type

Full Time


060-Administrative Services Div. - Grants & Loans Sec.

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Description and Functions

Open Until Filled


Advance your career with the Office of State Lands and Investments, a leader in the natural resources field! As a member in the Grants and Loans Division, this position is part of a team responsible for the effective management of natural resources and funds for current and future generations. Our culture will provide you with the opportunity for professional growth and a diverse experience that will help you further your career.

The Project Engineer is responsible for reviewing applications and technical information for local government projects, assisting local communities with simple engineering tasks, working with various state and federal agencies, and reviewing reclamation and decommissioning plans related to bonding requirements for project development on state lands.

This position is located in Cheyenne, WY. Cheyenne is a full service community, home to about 60,000 residents. Cheyenne is near four-season outdoor recreation areas including the Snowy Range and the Medicine Bow National Forest, and home to world-class rock climbing at Vedauwoo. In addition, the location provides convenient access to the Colorado Front Range

Human Resource Contact: Stacie West (307)777-6434,

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.

+ Reviews and analyzes construction plans and specifications.

+ Completes a technical review of submitted loan and grant applications.

+ Ensures Board approved projects are completed in accordance with submitted designs/plans, specifications, design criteria, state statutes, and federal regulations.

+ Reviews and analyzes reclamation and decommissioning plans related to the development of state lands.

+ Provides contract oversight when needed.

+ Assists in ensuring program projects, goals and operational duties are completed in an effective manner.

+ Ensures the work activities of the consulting engineering staff meet the technical, policy, and statutory requirements for the project.

+ Reviews engineering plans and contract documents.

+ Assists potential borrowers or grantees with Capital improvement Plans.

+ Provides support and assistance as needed to local communities when completing grant and loan applications.

+ Assists local communities with the review of engineering contracts.

+ Provides technical guidance, advice and oversight to borrowers and grantees.

+ Inspects and monitors projects in progress for quality and cost control.

+ Provides on-site technical assistance and inspections to assess whether projects are being completed in accordance with plans, specifications, design criteria and are in compliance with all requirements.

+ Affixes PE stamp to engineering work performed.



+ Knowledge and experience in public works contracting

+ Knowledge of current principles and practices of engineering in order to review designs, plans, and contract documents

+ Knowledge of procedures and terminology for designing, writing specifications, performing construction support, design review, and project management

+ Knowledge of Federal, State and local rules and regulations

+ Knowledge and experience in construction practices and standards for water and sewer systems

+ Knowledge of state government functions and procedures; state and federal laws, policies and procedures established for the program

+ Knowledge and experience in engineering design, contract law, and construction administration

+ Skills in analyzing construction cost estimates

+ Skills in interpersonal relations

+ Skills in verbal and written communication

+ Skills in public speaking and outreach efforts

+ Skills in analyzing construction cost estimates

+ Ability to analyze various financial information

+ Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other agencies, consultants, contractors, and local authorities



Bachelor's Degree (in Engineering)


1-2 years of progressive work experience in Engineering

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

Professional Engineer's (PE) License Required at time of hire - (Wyoming PE required within six months of hire date.)

Necessary Special Requirements


+ Some travel will be required within the State of Wyoming, as well as some out of state travel.


+ FLSA: Non-Exempt

+ All new hires or rehires starting in a non-exempt position on or after January 1, 2018 are required to be paid hourly.

Supplemental Information

060-Office of State Lands and Investments - Grants and Loans Division

Click here to view the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay Structure.


The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.

Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.

There are many benefits to living and working in Wyoming. Beautiful country with wide open spaces and clean air, great recreational opportunities, and no State income tax to mention a few! In addition, the State of Wyoming offers State employees a very generous benefit package. Please click here for more information on the State of Wyoming employee benefits*.

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State of Wyoming


Cheyenne, WY