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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Engineering Technician
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City of Wentzville | Wentzville, MO
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Job Description

Engineering Technician

Salary:            $46,776.00 - $54,794.00 Annually


Closing Date: 4/6/2018


Inspects the installation of new infrastructure, witnesses and conducts tests on that infrastructure, and assures compliance with federal, state, and local regulations in order to protect public health and safety.

Essential & Ancillary Job Duties:

Essential Job Duties
• Perform daily construction inspections of sanitary, sewer, water, stormwater, and street infrastructure.
• Enforce criteria contained in the Engineering division's standard specifications.
• Monitor testing on new sanitary sewers and new water mains for quality assurance prior to infrastructure being placed into service for public use.
• Review concrete, soil, and base rock test reports for acceptable and compliant components and measures.
• Ensure street signs, stop signs, street piping, and street lights are installed; open up new city streets for use by the general public once all street improvements are completed.
• Review and comment on as-built drawings to ensure that construction improvements have been completed to acceptable tolerances and any variations from the originally approved construction plans are noted accordingly.
• Ensure utility easements are provided for the as-built state of utilities.
• Provide as-built information to the Community Development department to keep the GIS mapping updated and accurate.
• Inspect stormwater erosion control BMPs as they relate to new construction.
• Inspect and develop projects for compliance with Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan.
• Prepare follow-up reports on project sites, notify appropriate parties of any problems found, and provide sufficient time to resolve problem.
• Issue citations to offending parties for non-compliance with city codes and ordinances.
Ancillary Job Duties
• Monitor projects and report hazardous conditions and safety concerns.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications & Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Job Qualifications
Education, experience and training that are required or desirable in order to effectively perform the job at the time of hire.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.  Additional requirements and/or substitutions may be requested and require the approval of HR.

• High school diploma or equivalent required.
• Associate's degree or Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred.
• Minimum of 5 years related experience required.
• Valid Missouri driver's license required.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
May be representative, but not all-inclusive, of those knowledge, skills and abilities commonly associated with this position.

• Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and other City software.
• Proficiency in infrastructure systems and engineering practices and principles.
• Ability to read and understand blueprint and construction plans.
• Ability to communicate technical information in an effective, clear manner.
• Ability to work collaboratively.
• Attention to detail and the ability to maintain focused concentration.

Work Environment & Physical Abilities:

Work Environment
Environmental or atmospheric conditions commonly associated with the performance of the duties of this job.

• Indoor and outdoor work environment.
• Exposed to moderate noise levels and occasional loud noises from equipment.
• Exposure to hazardous traffic conditions, chemicals, and gases; utilize safety equipment.
• Exposure to outdoor elements such as wind and dust.
• Work near moving mechanical equipment.
Physical Abilities
The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential duties.

• Must be able to stand and walk for significant periods of time.
• Must be able to speak and hear clearly.
• Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
• Must have clarity of vision and the ability to adjust focus.
• Regular attendance is a necessary and essential job duty.




1001 Schroeder Creek Blvd
Wentzville, Missouri, 63385

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