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 (design plans, finals, bridge inspection updates, etc.), Survey Crew chief (location and construction), Primary Construction Inspection, Annual Bridge Safety Inspection of all bridges in Murray County. Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and two to three years 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. Certifications may include but are not limited to: Grading and Base 1 & 2, Concrete Street 1 & 2, Concrete plant, Bituminous Street 1 & 2, Erosion Control and SWPPP, Bridge Safety, Aggregate Production, Concrete Plant 1, Bituminous Plant 1, and Bridge Construction 1 & 2. Desirable Knowledgeable Skills: Skilled in the use of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, 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. Ability to perform physical work (survey, checking, long hours, etc.) Current State of Minnesota Certifications for highway and bridge construction.
First review of applications will be November 17, 2014
Salary: $17.31 - $21.63 per hour
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