State Of Mississippi Montgomery , AL 36101
Characteristics of Work Benefits Supplemental Questions
This is an intermediate level occupational class for the DOT Engineering Technician job series. Incumbents are primarily engaged in assisting other engineering technicians and professional engineers through performance of duties which are mainly in the functional areas of testing, projects, traffic control and safety, and manual field work. The work requires strict compliance with set operating procedures, close supervision by engineering technicians and/or professional engineers, and limited decision making.
Examples of Work:
Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:
Cleans and maintains testing laboratories, project offices, vehicles, pertinent equipment relevant to his/her job;
Assist in preparation of samples for testing and sampling materials;
Prepare project diaries in a manner consistent with policies and procedures;
Performs miscellaneous inspections including, but not limited to, clearing and grubbing, striping, minor concrete projects such as paved ditches, curbs and gutters, etc.;
Performs basic testing procedures under supervision and assists in preparation of samples for testing;
Maintains sign inventories as required;
Performs duties as brush cutter, stake person, tape person and rear chain person;
Measures and records simple distances, materials, and the temperature of materials; performs simple computations;
Makes simple sketches from field notes;
Lifts job related materials weighing up to 100 lbs.;
Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED).
One (1) year of experience related to the above described duties.
Above graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma), related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
Applicant must attach a valid copy of his/her transcript or other evidence to verify completion of required coursework, where applicable.
Any candidate who is called to an agency for an interview must notify the interviewing agency in writing of any reasonable accommodation needed prior to the date of the interview.
Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
Assists engineering technicians and professional engineers.
Performs manual field work.
Performs general office duties, including completing forms, photocopying, and recording data.