Engineer Technician II - Highway Department
Murray County is accepting applications for a regular full time Engineer Technician II. Normal hours of work are Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Duties include: Office Work (plans, finals, bridge inspection updates, etc.), Survey (location and construction), Construction Inspection, and Annual Bridge Safety Inspection. Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid Class D Minnesota Driver’s License. Skilled in operating all types of technical engineering survey instruments, including Global Positioning System (GPS), total station and data collector. Must be able to obtain and maintain state certifications in all fields of highway and bridge construction. Desirable Knowledgeable Skills: Skilled in the use of AutoCAD, EaglePoint software, and Microsoft office. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and work with algebra, geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. Ability to read and understand plans and specifications. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to establish vertical and horizontal control on projects. Ability to run gradation, slump, air tests, make cylinders, etc.
Salary: $16.44 - $20.55 per hour
First review of applications - October 27, 2014
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