This is an excellent opportunity for an entry-level candidate to gain experience in GIS, CAD, and project management and oversight.  Several exciting projects are in the works for the year ahead.  The department and City will benefit from a candidate that is willing to learn, be a positive team player, and that contributes to our  positive community-oriented culture.

The Engineering Tech assists in the completion and oversight of  GIS mapping, Public Works projects and initiatives involving surface, subsurface, and structural improvements in water, sanitary sewer collection, surface water management, streets,  parks, building, and community development by applying technical knowledge in areas of construction and permit processing, explaining policies and procedures to the general public; performs drafting, technical writing, research, plan reviews, and field inspections

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First review of applications: February 11, 2019 

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Associates Degree in Engineering Technology or related field, two (2) years of progressive experience as an Engineering Technician or similar field with knowledge of construction, storm water utilities, water utilities, sewer utilities, roadway construction and estimating, producing Geographic Information system maps and maintaining GIS layers, or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Job Details

$23.28-$29.73/HR ($48,432-$61,848/yr). Plus an Exceptional Benefit Package
Until Filled