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Engineering Technician 2

Company: Florida West Coast Chapter of the Institute of Int
Location: clearwater
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Pinellas County Government offers an excellent benefits package. Find out What We Offer

ID 3917

Pay Range Hiring Range: $41,288.00 - $53,664.00

Working Title: Engineering Technician (Regulatory Services)

Location: 440 Court Street, Clearwater, FL 33756

Have you ever thought about working for your local government as a way to help benefit the community? If you are someone with a high attention to detail, who takes pride in their organizational talents, and would like to join a team of dedicated professionals, please consider this opportunity. The Engineering Technician is independent technical administrative work that may include assignments and responsibility to monitor and oversee different facets of standard public works, engineering, or site development activities. This position is responsible for the processing, review, and approval of Right-of-Way Utilization Permits, Preliminary Plats, and Bonds. These tasks require coordination and interaction with members of the public, municipal staff, and county staff. Work requires the exercise of independent judgment in resolving routine situations, but problems of a difficult or complex technical nature are referred to professional supervisors.

Position Specific Requirements

Experience - technical experience in civil engineering, construction engineering, traffic engineering, site plan review, subdivision review, current planning or public
works.

Education - major coursework in business administration, project management, construction management, engineering or related field.

  • At least 3 years of experience as described above; or
  • An associate degree or vocational trainingas described aboveand at least 1 year of experience as described above; or
  • A bachelors degree or higher as described above.

Additional Requirements

  • Assignment to work a variety of work schedules including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations.
  • Must be able to travel to and from local meetings and trainings.

Highly Desirable

  • Development or utility engineering experience.

Illustrative Tasks

  • Assists in the review of plans, permit applications, and engineering specifications for a variety of construction projects involving roadways, driveways, sidewalks, and utilities.
  • Reviews preliminary plats, subdivisions, and site plan drawings, using engineering criteria, survey notes and basicinstructions.
  • Reviews bonds, sureties, letters of credit, and insurance certificates in response to private construction extending in to the County's public right of way.
  • Researches right-of-way vacating and provides back up to field personnel as needed.
  • Assist with the County's record management efforts, including permit entry and tracking, bond releases, and data archiving.
  • Performs related work as assigned or required.

Knowledge, Skillsand Abilities

  • Knowledge of principles, practices, and techniques of engineering.
  • Knowledge of construction specifications, plans and regulations relating to public works contracts.
  • Knowledge of some advanced mathematics and mathematical applications to engineering computations.
  • Knowledge of principles of civil engineering as related to simple to moderately complex design procedures and engineering investigations.
  • Ability to communicate well with the public and effectively relate technical information to co-workers and superiors.
  • Ability to perform technical computations and analyze engineering drawings.
  • Skilled in the reading and interpretation of civil or construction blueprints and plans.

Below is a preview of the supplemental questions you will have to answer during the application process.

What is your minimum starting salary requirement?

Of the following, which statement matches your education and work experience?

Experience -technical experience in civil engineering, construction engineering, traffic engineering, site plan review, subdivision review, current planning or public
works.

Education - major coursework in business administration, project management, construction management, engineering or related field.

1 = I possess at least 3 years of experience as described above.

2 = I possess an associate degree or vocational trainingas described aboveand at least 1 year of experience as described above.

3 = I possess a bachelors degree or higher as described above.

4 = None of the above.

This position is required to work a variety of work schedules including compulsory work periods in special, emergency, and/or disaster situations. Are you willing and able to fulfill this requirement?
No
Yes

Please describe the most detail oriented responsibility you have performed in your recent work history. If you do not possess this type of experience, type N/A.

Please describe the most deadline driven aspect within a recent position you have held. If you do not possess this type of experience, type N/A.

For technical questions or issues, contact Pinellas County Business Technology Services at: btsoc@pinellascounty.org or (727) 453-4357.

EOE/AA/ADA/DFW/VP

Certain servicemembers and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the servicemembers and veterans, receive preference and priority in employment by the state and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled.

Keywords: Florida West Coast Chapter of the Institute of Int, Clearwater , Engineering Technician 2, Other , clearwater, Florida

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