Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

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Civil engineering technician provides guidance and direction on department design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and Black & Veatch policies.

Civil Engineering Technician Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Proficient in the use of MicroStation v8i required and Autocad 2012 preferred
Inspects and conducts inspections of facilities, structures and equipment to ascertain and report on their overall condition
Prepares comprehensive facility component inspection and ISR reports, schedules and other reports as required detailing facility inspections
Puts in passes and escorts Subcontractor
Providing consultant services to the maintenance operations
Providing civil / structural input to plant augmentation project development
Supervising Civil / Structural Consultants providing design services for projects
Supervising consultants carrying out and reporting on Asset Surveys of all the Civil / Structural / Building / Infrastructure assets
Reviewing the results of the asset surveys, selects the items requiring remedial work, specifies that work and passes it to another department for repairs to be carried out
Develop and maintain the Defense Medical Logistic Support System Facilitates Management (DMLSS FM) database

Civil Engineering Technician Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Civil Engineering Technician

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: II, PS, PM, QAC, ODOT, CCIL/CSA, DAWIA

Education for Civil Engineering Technician

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the civil engineering technician job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Master's and Collage Degree in Education, Engineering, Construction, Industrial Technology, Surveying, Graduate, Drafting, Physics, Mathematics, Physical Science

Skills for Civil Engineering Technician

Desired skills for civil engineering technician include:

Latest technologies and processes
Document control
Systems
Codes and design requirements specific to local geographic market
Departmental guides and Black and Veatch policies and procedures
GIS
MicroStation
Adobe Acrobat
Applications to modify and develop less complex deliverables based on a variety of design inputs
Company quality program

Desired experience for civil engineering technician includes:

Required to have a valid driver’s license and drive a motor vehicle
Satisfactory background investigation and/or fingerprint check
Maintain base operations support maintenance contract projects
Provide input into basic data/utility tables in the DMLSS database
Develop methods for automating administrative and special reports
Prepare limited architectural and engineering work statements

Civil Engineering Technician Examples

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Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a civil engineering technician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for civil engineering technician
  • Serve as the primary technical expert with specialized knowledge in maintenance and repair of structures, grounds
  • Coordinates with Region Quality Assurance Coordinators (QAC's), Quality Control Compliance Specialists (QCCS's), and Project Managers (PM's) to schedule the inspection of ODOT field laboratories
  • Provide preliminary reports of the inspection to those whom are immediately responsible for the testing facility
  • Laboratory environment includes daily contact with dust, noise, and solvent fumes
  • Prepares detailed drawings from sketches using software tools
  • Detailed CADD work on Transportation projects
  • Support engineers and other technologists to meet project objectives
  • Drafting/design of roads, highways, transit, utilities and other transportation projects
  • Ensure that quality project designs/plans are completed on time and on budget
  • Preparation of Civil 3D models and subsequent drawing output production
Qualifications for civil engineering technician
  • Ability in, and demonstrable experience of, the application of 3D design software packages
  • Design experience in general technical aspects of highway and aviation design would be expected – surface water drainage, signs and markings, pavement design
  • Fort Leonard Wood, MO
  • Permanent Change of Station (PCS) is not authorized
  • Employee must be able to drive a motor vehicle and successfully pass an Army approved defensive driving certification course
  • Must obtain and maintain a valid driver's license
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Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a civil engineering technician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for civil engineering technician
  • Produce and maintain a high level and consistent accuracy & quality of models and drawings with self-check & review work
  • Work efficiently with design team to support project delivery
  • Supervise and mentor junior staff members in training and development
  • Lead a team of BIM Technicians on delivering projects to control design programme and cost budgets
  • Lead and introduce learning and continuous improvement to the group and liaison with the wider business community
  • Be compliant with company, project and client CAD/BIM standards and protocols
  • Assist the production of Civil Engineering drawings including grading plans, erosion & sediment control plans, stormwater management lands and foundation & structural plans
  • Assist CAD dept
  • This position has been designated for Mission Critical Work
  • Work is performed indoors and outdoors and may be subject to temperature extremes and inclement weather conditions
Qualifications for civil engineering technician
  • Urban/rural highway and roadway drafting expertise is required
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Civil3D specific to urban/rural highway and roadway
  • Requires general knowledge of engineering design processes
  • 2 year degree in Civil Engineering Technology or related field of study preferred
  • Must reside in or near the Farmington Hills, MI area
  • Experience developing horizontal and vertical alignments, generating profiles, cross sections, digital terrain (surface) modelling, plans with cut & fill volumes, modelling utilities and drainage
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Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of civil engineering technician. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for civil engineering technician
  • Provide detail updates to Bridge Section to incorporate the standard drawings into the ODOT Bridge Design and Drafting Manual
  • Assist in maintaining ODOT web page links, access to standard drawings, and associated CAD files
  • Prepare conceptual, preliminary Type, Size and Location (TS&L) plans, advance plans, contract plans, and maintenance plans for engineers
  • Obtain drawing numbers and structure numbers from bridge data system
  • Upload scanned images of drawings and relational data into bridge data system
  • Write and post articles for the Bridge Section websites
  • Assist in training internal and external technical and professional engineering staff in the art and science of CAD drafting
  • Participate on project teams to coordinate project drafting and CAD file management
  • Perform quality assurance reviews on completed work
  • Perform electrical, mechanical and structural drafting for specialized bridge preservation and historical bridge projects
Qualifications for civil engineering technician
  • Able to take responsibility for own work (designs, 3D models, drawings, calculations, reports, etc) and that of junior/apprentice technicians
  • Be reliable and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Structural knowledge of key building materials such as reinforced concrete and steelwork would be an advantage
  • Educated to a minimum of HNC qualification in civil engineering
  • Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology
  • 3 years of work experience in drafting or design
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Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of civil engineering technician. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for civil engineering technician
  • Represent ODOT on local and national expert committees related to CAD drafting
  • Obtain and verify field measurements
  • Design criteria, codes and standards for a program
  • Conceptual/preliminary design
  • CAD and 3D modeling
  • Perform hands on preparation, fabrication, installation, machining and testing of various components for teaching and research projects
  • Support the laboratory instructors and researchers and focus on the critical issues in the laboratories operations and safety
  • Demonstrate and supervise the use of BCEE laboratory equipment to students
  • As a Safety Officer and Emergency Responder, instruct, supervise, and monitor safety procedures for the BCEE heavy laboratories
  • Supervise the preparation, fabrication, and testing of various components for teaching and research projects in BCEE laboratories
Qualifications for civil engineering technician
  • Experience in land development design/drawings including grading plans and erosion sediment control plans
  • Experience in land development design and drawing preparation including site layout plans, grading plans, erosion & sediment control plans, and stormwater management plans
  • Experience with 3D design for site development (AutoCAD Civil 3D, Bentley InRoads)
  • Power industry experience, specifically in Substation or Transmission Line design or drafting
  • Vancouver, WA
  • Assisting the Network Team with site supervision duties when required
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Civil Engineering Technician Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a civil engineering technician. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for civil engineering technician
  • Work cooperatively with others to meet the changing requirements within the Department and Faculty, which may include additional duties and responsibilities
  • This may include road layout and design, site layout for large retail developments, subdivision layout and design, and building plans
  • Field work may require obtaining and maintaining certifications for testing of construction materials
  • You will be responsible for the production of engineering drawings and models, working under the supervision of others
  • This will involve producing drawings and models on the basis of sketch information from engineers, using your experience and knowledge of infrastructure civils to turn the sketches into coordinated models and high quality drawings
  • You will support the Group in training and developing new apprentices
  • Maintain BCEE laboratory equipment and facilities, such as HVAC, Acoustics, Lighting, Solar, Wind tunnel, Materials, Structures, Soil, Foundation, Water Resource, and Surveying
  • Lead the preparation, fabrication, installation, machining and testing of various components for teaching and research projects
  • As a Safety Officer and Emergency Responder, instruct, supervise and monitor safety procedures for the BCEE laboratories
  • Work cooperatively with others to meet the changing requirements within the Department and School, which may include additional duties and responsibilities
Qualifications for civil engineering technician
  • Must have experience with the design and supervision of a project with the aid of Auto Cad software, and previous experience with up-grading and maintenance of existing civil facilities
  • Must have Civil and Structural Engineering knowledge in both Horizontal and Vertical Constructions
  • Must have thorough knowledge of civil/structural design and engineering techniques
  • Must be proficient in creating designs for local construction contractors to complete and meet the requirements of the client
  • Must be capable of complete design services including structural load determination, planning, and siting
  • A minimum of HND (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering

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