Engineering Technician II

County of Sonoma Transportation /TPW | Sonoma, CA

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Posted Date 12/28/2018

Join the County of Sonoma's Transportation and Public Works (TPW) Department as an Engineering Technician II. Positions currently available in Roads Design and Integrated Waste. Starting salary up to $31.56/hour* ($65,869/year)

When you join TPW, you become part of a challenging and rewarding work environment. Through on-the-job training, experience, and the support of management, Technicians gain the skills and abilities needed to advance their career. You can also look forward to a competitive total compensation package, including*:

 A cash allowance (in addition to the advertised salary) of approximately $600 per month
 An annual Staff Development/Wellness Benefit allowance up to $500 and ongoing education/training opportunities
 Competitive vacation and sick leave accruals, 12 paid holidays, and an additional 8 floating holiday hours per year
 County paid premium contribution to several health plan options
 County contribution to a Health Reimbursement Arrangement to help fund post-retirement employee health insurance/benefits
 May be eligible for up to 8 weeks (320 hours) of Paid Parental Leave after 12 months of County employment
 Retirement fully integrated with Social Security
 Eligibility for a salary increase after 1,040 hours (6 months when working full-time) for good work performance; eligibility for a salary increase for good performance every year thereafter, until reaching the top of the salary range
 With time and good performance, the opportunity for advancement to Engineering Technician III

As an Engineering Technician, you will work in the office, and out in the field, performing routine, subprofessional engineering work in support of the Roads Design or Integrated Waste work groups. Responsibilities vary depending upon work assignments; however, all assignments require data entry; creating, tracking, and maintaining project records; and creating drawings, exhibits, and details in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Ideal candidates for these positions will have:

 Completed coursework which would lead to an Associate Degree in a civil engineering related field such as Engineering Technology, Environmental Engineering, Geology, Forestry, etc.
 Experience with civil engineering, surveying, and/or construction inspection, compliance, and/or contract administration
 The ability to accurately calculate mathematical quantities
 Excellent customer service and communication skills, with the ability to work cooperatively with the public, staff, and other agencies
 Experience accurately and effectively creating, maintaining, and reviewing construction records and reports
 Drafting software experience, AutoCAD Civil 3D experience is highly desired
 Familiarity with plans and specifications for public works projects

*Salary is negotiable and benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. For more information & to apply online, visit or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply by 1/15/19

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Mid Level

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