Compensation plans are based on a multi-step progression system. The pay range reflects the entry level and maximum salary potential in the assigned pay grade.
**A starting salary may be negotiated and will be commensurate with education, training and experience in alignment with pay administration policies and MCCP Board Rules & Regulations**
Nature of Work
fundamental reason this class exists is to perform technical civil engineering
work. Employee participates in the investigation, development, design,
construction and maintenance of County public works projects. The primary work responsibilities are: conducts
surveys for highway, bridge and drainage projects; performs drafting duties;
inspects the construction of new streets, curbs, gutters, ditches in
residential subdivisions built by private contractors; participates in the
inspection of highway, bridge and drainage construction projects; inspects
existing bridges; and maintains detailed records and reports on construction
projects. This classification is
distinguished from the lower level classes in this series by the ability to
exercise autonomy in completing assigned projects and the responsibility for
assuming a lead role in the activities of engineering or drafting projects and
providing technical support to lower-level employees on projects. Work is performed under the direct
supervision of the Assistant County Engineer and a higher-level Civil Engineering
Technician who checks for technical accuracy.
diploma or G.E.D. equivalent and six (6) years of experience in technical civil
engineering work, including surveying, drafting, and inspecting the
construction and maintenance of roads, bridges and drainage structures.
education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills
and abilities to perform the job will be considered.
to obtain and maintain a valid Alabama
driver’s license and an insurable driver record in order to drive a Montgomery County vehicle. Must be willing to work overtime,
occasionally on weekends, weekdays and holidays. 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.
Kind of Examination
Applications are being accepted to fill one (1) vacancy and any vacancies that may occur during the life of the register. The current vacancy is with the Montgomery County Engineering Department. Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application. For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the application form completely providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were. Tied scores will not be broken (in accordance with Personnel Rules and Regulations, Rule VII, Section 3). If there are five or less qualified applicants, they will be considered equally qualified and placed on the register in alphabetical order.
Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 11:59 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.
This position is open only to Montgomery County Engineering employees who have completed their probationary period and meet the minimum qualifications.