Engineer, P.E.


    Employer: Commonwealth Utilities Corporation

    Opening Date: October 1, 2021
    Closing Date: Until Filled

    ANNUAL SALARY: $75,000.00 – $100,000.00 per annum, Exempt

    The incumbent will be under the direct supervision of the Chief Engineer, P.E. or his/her designee. This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.


    • Coordinates and meets with other divisional sections and corporate divisions to coordinate activities and projects.
    • Supervises engineering support staff to include: prioritizing and assigning work, conducting performance evaluations; ensuring staff is trained; and making, hiring, termination, and disciplinary recommendations.
    • Performs project management activities to include preparing reports, memorandums and recommendations.
    • Developing scope of work, providing technical reviews;
    • Surveying for projects, evaluating proposals, monitoring project process, approving payment, and recommending award of projects.
    • Prepares engineering designs, plans and specifications, collects data and performs research.
    • Troubleshoots systems and equipment.
    • Reviews work performed by engineers.
    • Performs other duties of a similar nature or level as required by CUC and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

    Minimum Requirements:

    Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering. Registration as a Professional Engineer pursuant to the National Council of Engineering Examiners standards in either the civil, mechanical or electrical branch preferred. Experience of five (5) or more years as a professional engineer.

    Knowledge of: Engineering principles and practices; mathematical concepts, construction principles; project management principles; safe work practices; applicable Federal, State, and/or Local laws, rules, and regulations.
    Skills in: Interpreting and applying Federal, State, and/or Local laws, rules, and regulations; reading and interpreting scaled drawings for construction contracts; preparing a variety of technical reports and/or documentation; presenting technical information to management, public groups, and other related individuals; interpreting and preparing specifications, plans, and cost estimates; conducting studies. Able to use computers and related software applications; communication and interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with co-workers, supervisor, the general public, and others to sufficiently exchange or convey information and to receive work direction.

    o Professional Engineer License (preferred)
    o Valid Driver’s License with appropriate class.

    All applicants may be tested and all applicants are subject to pre-employment drug test.

    How to Apply: Submit a completed CUC Employment Application, resume, and applicable supporting documents to the CUC Human Resources office located on the 3rd Floor of the Joeten Dandan Building on Saipan, Monday through Friday 7:30 am – 4:30 pm (Except Legal Holidays). Applicants on the island of Tinian and Rota may submit their documents to their respective CUC Administration office.

    Application, resume and supporting documents can also be e-mailed to:

    Source: CUC