Montgomery City County Personnel

Civil Engineering Technician III (#CO0629)

Pay Grade


Nature of Work

The fundamental reason this class exists is to perform and oversee complex technical engineering work associated with the coordination, inspection, surveying, location, design, construction, and maintenance of residential subdivision streets, County roads, and highway structures such as culverts, bridges and utilities associated with the County infrastructure. Essential functions are: directs the day-to-day activities of the survey crew; prepares engineering designs, plans and maps; manages and inspects the construction of new streets and roads in residential subdivisions; supervises the construction and paving of new County roads; and prepares and maintains records relating to road and bridge construction and subdivision projects. Employees in this class exercise independent judgment in the management and coordination of difficult technical projects from oral and written guidelines. This classification is distinguished from the lower classifications by the responsibility for handling and overseeing the more complex technical work situations and the independence with which duties are performed. Employee in the class reports to the Civil Engineering Technician IV.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or G.E.D equivalent. Eight (8) years of experience in project management or as a construction superintendent in highway and bridge construction.

NOTE:    Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.


Special Requirements

Ability to work overtime, occasionally on weekends, weekdays, and holidays. Must possess and maintain a valid Alabama driver's license and an insurable driving record as needed to drive a Montgomery vehicle. May require certification in bridge inspection, material testing or surveying.

PHYSICAL ABILITIES: Physical Ability to climb, bend, stoop, stand, walk long distances on rough terrain and carry survey instruments and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds for extended periods. Physical Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements (hot, cold, rain, humid) as needed to perform job duties.

CLASS: CO0629; EST: ; REV: 6/17/2021;