Job Details

Engineering Technician - Inspector

City of Hillsboro, Hillsboro, OR

Job - Government

Close Date: 02/23/2018

Engineering Technician - Inspector
Water Department

Salary range: $4,462 to $5,872 per month.
Starting salary range: $4,462 to $5,429 (depending upon qualifications), plus full benefits package.

The Water Department is seeking an Engineering Technician Inspector to provide critical support functions as part of the Water Development Services Program team within the Water Department. Primary areas of work include field inspection of water engineering/developer projects and support of Department staff.

Our ideal candidate will be outgoing, collaborative, adaptable to a changing workload and have experience with underground utility construction. They strive to provide excellent public service and work well with customers, co-workers, contractors and developers.

General Statement of Duties
The principal function of an employee in this class is to perform routine technical activities in support of technical Engineering operations. Responsibilities, as assigned, include providing customer service; gathering, compiling and/or analyzing data for engineering studies; conducting and survey projects and initiatives; reviewing engineering drawings and plans; maintaining databases; performing field inspections; and testing equipment for operability.

Acceptable Experience and Training
Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Geographic Information Systems, or a closely related field; and, based upon assignment, 2 years of journey level experience in drafting, office and field inspection engineering, surveying work, Geographic Information Systems, and/or data/computer analysis related to area of assignment; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Special Qualifications
• Valid Driver’s License and safe driving record.
• Water Distribution Operator I Certification, preferred.

To Apply
Please visit our website to apply online through our link. For an alternative to our online application system you may download and print an application packet.

Employment applications must be completed online or returned by mail, fax or in person by the closing deadline of the position. Applications received after the filing deadline, by email, or without a cover letter, resume, and supplemental responses will not be considered. Resumes will not substitute for the employment application. Applications may be submitted by fax to meet the application deadline.

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