Engineer Intern I

Recruitment #200213-S10A-I01

Introduction

Located in Water Quality Division; Watershed Planning

This position may be filled as a Level I, II, III or IV. Applicants MUST apply for all levels for which they qualify in order to be considered for that level. Each level has its own recruitment announcement posted simultaneously with this announcement.

Major Job Duties:
1. Develop wasteload allocation models for point source discharges and prepare reports for EPA and public review.
2. Assist with development of watershed scale TMDL models and preparation of accompanying reports for EPA and public review.
3. Review and assess water quality monitoring data.
4. Prepare proposals, grant applications, and work plans for EPA consideration.
5. Coordinate preparation of grant reports and outputs for assigned projects
6. Oversee the work of contractors and review submittals for compliance with the work plan requirements for assigned projects.

Special Requirement:
Persons with out-of-state registration as an Engineer Intern must transfer their registration with the State of Oklahoma through the Oklahoma State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors no later than six months from the date of appointment. Persons will not be granted permanent classified status without a valid Oklahoma registration as an Engineer Intern.

All interested applicants must submit their resume and transcript at the time of application.

An EEO Employer

BASIC PURPOSE

Positions in this job family are assigned responsibility for providing engineering expertise, guidance and technical assistance to state agencies, consultants, and the public.  Incumbents accomplish this by performing engineering tasks and by reviewing and evaluating the work of consultants, contractors and facility operators, under the supervision of a professional engineer.

LEVEL DESCRIPTORS

The Engineer Intern job family has five levels that are distinguished based on the complexity of the engineering assignment and the level of expertise required by a specific position.

Level I:    
This is the Engineer-in-Training level where incumbents will initially perform a variety of routine engineering tasks in a training status under close supervision.  Incumbents will perform basic engineering tasks such as the review of less complex plans, performance of basic engineering calculations, the writing of permits, the performance of computer modeling, and the inspection of parts of an engineering project.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Level I:
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a bachelor’s degree in engineering from a college or university which is recognized by the Oklahoma State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, in accordance with the standards of the Accreditation Board of Engineering Technology or a bachelor’s degree in construction management with (heavy) or civil option.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT

Positions requires operating a personal computer several hours a day.

On occasion, it may be necessary to walk long distances over a variety of terrain such as loose gravel, slopes, excavated areas, climb ladders or stairs, spend long hours on your feet and working in extreme weather conditions.  Must be able to sit behind the wheel of a vehicle for several hours a day.

Persons with out-of-state registration as an Engineer Intern must transfer their registration with the State of Oklahoma through the Oklahoma State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors no later than six months from the date of appointment. Persons will not be granted permanent classified status without a valid Oklahoma registration as an Engineer Intern.

NOTES

All interested applicants must upload a copy of their resume and transcript to their application submission.