ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN 1 & 2
This position is full time, Civil Service and union represented.
This recruitment is open to applicants who meet the requirements below and will be used to fill any current vacancy and any vacancies that may occur in the next twelve months. You will be notified whether or not your application was accepted approximately two weeks after the closing date. Please do not call regarding the status of the process, you will be notified if you are selected for an interview.
Perform a variety of para-professional engineering field, shop, and/or office work in support of public works engineering and maintenance programs and projects. Provide technical assistance to department personnel and direction to contractors, consultants, developers, and the public regarding County standards, public right-of-way management, and applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Perform field engineering work involving surveying, inspections, construction observation, road-related permitting, environmental permitting, pavement management, project management, and construction administration as requested. Perform related work as required.
At least an Associate's degree, or equivalent, with major course work in engineering or surveying technology, construction management, or related field. At least two years of work experience, job training, internships, or work study experience in the field. Possession of an appropriate and valid driver license. For Engineering Technician 2, possession of a Fundamentals of Engineering certificate in Civil Engineering is desired.
Applicants MUST submit the Columbia County application form. To be considered in the recruitment process, online instructions must be followed for completing and submitting the application. Email completed application, and any other requested document(s), before 5:00pm on the closing date to HR.Jobs@columbiacountyor.gov