PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)
In a state agency this class is accountable for independently performing a full range of tasks involving executing detail design work and assisting in the review of plans and specifications.
Works under the general supervision of a Design Engineer 3 or other employee of higher grade.
May lead lower level employees as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
In field indicated by parenthetical title prepares analyses and designs for buildings and other types of engineering projects; prepares plans and specifications under direction of a Design Engineer 3; consults with Building Plan Reviewers and Construction Supervisors on engineering problems in field; checks shop drawings; reviews plans prepared by outside engineers; makes economic analyses of projects; may perform energy audits; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
In the particular field indicated by parenthetical title considerable knowledge of principles and practices of engineering design; knowledge of engineering aspects of building construction including materials; interpersonal skills; oral and written communication skills; ability in engineering design of large buildings; ability to utilize computer software.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Six (6) years of experience in engineering field indicated by the parenthetical title.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SPECIAL EXPERIENCE
Two (2) years of the General Experience must have been in engineering design on large scale building projects.
NOTE: Large scale building projects will be interpreted as buildings exceeding 12,000 square feet in size and more than one story in height not including apartment buildings and single family residences.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
College training in engineering may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
1. Incumbents in this class may be required to travel.
2. Incumbents in this class may be required to possess and retain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s license.
Incumbents in this class may be exposed to some risk of personal injury or physical harm from construction site environments and some discomfort from year round weather conditions.
1. The classification of Design Engineer 2 is assigned to Salary Group ES 22a.
2. Employees shall proceed through that salary group and then shall proceed to the maximum salary of Salary Group ES 23.
3. The Job Code is identified as Salary Plan EE in CORE-CT.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(15)-ENG, SCIEN, TECH P-4
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Design Engineer 2 (Electrical) (Mechanical) (Structural) in Salary Group ES 22 approved effective June 28, 2013. (2013 SCOPE Review)