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Job Title:  ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN 4

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN 4 - 60019288
Posting Close Date:  7/27/2021
Location: 

CARSON CITY, NEVADA, US, 89701

Requisition Id:  3104

Department: DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION & NATURAL RESOURCES

Division: DCNR - DIVISION OF WATER RESOURCES 

Business Unit: HR-WATER RESOURCES 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

Pay Grade: GRADE 33 

Salary Range: $47,188.80 - $69,739.20

Fulltime/Parttime: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: DARRELL MORLAN 

Phone: 775 684-0126 

Email: Darrell.Morlan@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Under general direction, incumbents function independently at the advanced journey level performing technical work requiring knowledge of engineering theories, principles, concepts and practices in a specialized area. Incumbents plan and execute assignments, independently coordinate projects with engineers and other technicians and coordinate engineering functions within the office.  Work assignments cover a wide range of technical engineering duties requiring considerable judgment and ingenuity.  Incumbents determine individual work priorities and apply established procedures, techniques, standards, process flows, project reporting requirements and guidelines set forth by management.  Incumbents perform specialized technical engineering work of an advanced nature and function under minimal supervision; use considerable judgment in making independent decisions; may act as a first-line supervisor and have technical or lead worker responsibility for a project and staff of lower-level engineering technicians.

This position, under general supervision of the Titles Section supervisor, provides support activities to the supervisor and performs most of the same duties as the Engineering Technician III positions within the section, but concentrates on completing the more difficult submittals.  The selected candidate will be responsible for reviewing and either confirming or rejecting all of Reports of Conveyance submitted to update ownership related to the Carson River and Truckee River decree water rights.  Responsibilities also include public assistance for inquiries on conforming to agency requirements and annual field work collecting water level data.

Engineering Technicians perform a broad range of duties involving technical engineering work in support of professional engineers including drafting, engineering calculations, surveying, materials and soils testing, construction inspection, roadway design, right-of-way engineering, planning, permitting and inspection, water rights appropriation and land acquisition in support of civil or related professional engineering work. Work requires the application of technical engineering skills, methods and practices in compiling technical data, drafting, computer aided software, operating specialized equipment and preparing engineering related documents.

Under general direction, incumbents function independently at the advanced journey level performing technical work requiring knowledge of engineering theories, principles, concepts and practices in a specialized area..

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-6_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in engineering, physics, math or closely related field and two years of experience in a specialized engineering function or program area which involved the application of work procedures, standards and controls; OR graduation from high school or equivalent education and three years of progressively responsible experience as described above; OR one year of experience as an Engineering Technician III in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Special Requirements

This position requires a valid driver's license at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

 

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno