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Hillsborough County Government

Engineering Technician II (#ENGT2TPAH) TPAH
$14.26-$25.50 Hourly / $2,471.73-$4,420.00 Monthly / $29,660.80-$53,040.00 Yearly




JOB OVERVIEW

Performs engineering support and drafting duties in a variety of office and field activities.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
Two or more years of experience in engineering support or drafting duties.

Or
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted below.

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

  • Working knowledge of drafting and mapping techniques.
  • Working knowledge of surveying methods and devices.
  • Working knowledge of public works construction practices, methods, specifications, materials and equipment.
  • Working knowledge of public records law.
  • Working knowledge of cartographic standards.
  • Working knowledge of high school level mathematics.
  • Working knowledge of the use and calibration of engineering instruments.
  • Skill in the use of manual and computer aided drafting, mapping and blueprinting equipment.
  • Skill in the use of land surveying instruments and devices.
  • Ability to read and understand aerial photos, blueprints, field survey notes, deeds, plats, parcel data, engineering plans and sketches.
  • Ability to record field notes, sketches, readings, and observations.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES

Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Performs construction inspection of limited scope and monitors the sampling and testing of construction materials.
  • Sketches, draws, maintains and edits maps listing property owners, showing buildings, roads, right-of-ways, rivers, lakes, swamps, lowlands, plotted lands, streets, water and sewer drainage lines, demographic charts, and graphic exhibits; survey, plane and profile drawings of roads and storm sewers, roadway cross sections for drainage and excavation purposes; and preconstruction and as-built drawings.
  • Performs manual or computer assisted drafting of engineering plans and maps to include marking layers and identifying property lines; and mapping traffic and hydrographic data using field notes, aerial photos, survey data and deeds.
  • Gathers, records and processes documents as well as field data obtained through a variety of surveys to establish stakes, elevations, grades, and soundings.
  • Researches, reviews and evaluates data obtained from documents, field surveys, road maintenance programs or tests; inputs data into computer to update and maintain road and pavement maintenance inventories.
  • Organizes and checks survey tools, equipment, instruments and vehicles to ensure their availability and working condition.
  • Conducts traffic studies in response to public requests and complaints; documents findings, and recommends installation of traffic control devices or signs.
  • Reviews citizen complaints, recommends or takes corrective action, or refers to appropriate office for resolution.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.


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