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Engineer Intern I

Recruitment #180604-S10A-I05

Introduction

Located in the Water Quality Division, in the Public Water Supply Engineering Section in the Oklahoma City office.

**Please Note: May be filled as a Level I, II, III or IV. Applicants must apply to all levels for which they qualify.**

Major Job Duties:
1. Reviews engineering plans and specifications for water facilities
2. Reviews engineering reports and studies for water facilities
3. Conducts inspections at water facilities
4. Enforcement of the Safe Drinking Act and State regulations pertaining to water systems
5. Provides training and technical assistance to water systems, public officials, and consulting engineers
6. Conducts engineering research for water issues

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.

Level II:     
Incumbents in this level are engineering interns who perform technical engineering duties in support of a program or project.  This level is generally limited to providing advice and guidance as opposed to directing engineering activities.  The complexity of projects assigned, responsibility assumed and degree of supervision necessary will change as the individual advances through this level.

Level III:     
Incumbents in this level are experienced engineering interns who perform advanced technical engineering duties in support of a program or project.  This level provides advice and guidance as opposed to directing engineering activities.  The complexity of projects assigned, responsibility assumed and degree of supervision necessary will change as the individual advances through this level.

Level IV:     
This is the career level for experienced engineering interns who perform advanced technical engineering duties in support of a program or project.  This level provides advice and guidance as opposed to directing engineering activities.

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.

Level II:     
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of registration as an Engineer Intern.
 
Level III:    
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of registration as an Engineer Intern and one year experience in the practice of engineering subsequent to registration; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting the completion of a master’s degree in engineering for the required one year of experience in the practice of engineering.

Level IV:     
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of registration as an Engineer Intern and two years of experience in the practice of engineering subsequent to registration; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting a master’s degree in engineering for one year of experience in the practice of engineering.

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.

Applicants must be able to walk long distances on a variety of terrain occasionally in extreme weather conditions, climb ladders or stairs, bend or squat, carry up to 25 lbs. of equipment, and sit behind the wheel of a vehicle for several hours a day.

NOTES

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



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