Design Technician / Engineering Specialist
Company: Midland Development Corporation
Posted on: September 13, 2018
This position is for one or more Design Technician / EngineeringSpecialist(s) at the Employer depending on business needand applicants' qualifications. Full-Time, Regular Employment ---------------------------- $3,500.00 - $8,000.00 monthly Overnight Travel: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Upto 10% of the time Physicalwork location: ---------- Midland DevelopmentCorporation 200 North Loraine Street, Suite 610 Midland, Texas GeneralDescription: Performs highly advanced and complex detailedtransportation and municipal infrastructure design. Develops transportation andinfrastructure project planning documents, supporting permit submissions andconstruction plans. Provides technical expertise and coordination for multipleinfrastructure and/or transportation programs involving design, buildingconstruction projects, construction of transportation systems, trafficoperations, municipal infrastructure projects and facilities, in accordancewith City, State, National and industry standards. Work requires contact withgovernmental officials, consultants, contractors and private entities.Employees at this level perform work independently on assignments; however, allunusual issues are referred to the supervisor. EssentialDuties Include: Performs advanced and specialized drafting and calculationsin support of design activities; develops graphic presentations that includedistinctive design features. Prepares quantity summaries, hydraulic and utility studiesand construction estimates. Prepares roadway design, infrastructure design, smalldrainage structures details, traffic control plans, lighting details, signaldetails, signs summaries, markings layouts, and building plans. Reviews entire sets of plans for format, drafting andcalculation errors and correlation of plans and specifications. Uses additional automated design tools, interactivegraphics or specialized design procedures in areas including bridge/culvertdetailing, traffic management, geometric design, signal lighting design,retaining walls and utility design. Reviews and revises Plans, Specifications & Estimates(P.S.& E.) and project designs for transportation and infrastructureprojects to include utilities, streets, small drainagestructures, traffic control devices, signals, signs, markings, detours, trafficcontrol plans, --and roadway illumination. Ensures compliance with specifications for devices; safetylaws, rules, and regulations; the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices,and City Standards. Drives to conduct project site visits and attendcoordination meetings. Performs other job responsibilities as assigned. RequiredCompetencies Include: Considerable knowledge of applicable plans, specificationsand estimates preparation, review, processing and compliance requirements Considerable knowledge of design and plan preparationmethods and requirements Working knowledge of The Texas Manual on Uniform TrafficControl Devices Proficient skill in the use of personal computers andapplicable programs, applications and systems Advanced and specialized design / draftingprocedures, to include skill in the use of Open Roads Designer and / or AutoCADCivil 3D. Proficient skill in maintaining a safe working environment Ability to communicate effectively Proficient skill in maintaining effective workingrelationships with others Proficient skill in writing, reviewing and revisingdocuments to include engineering notes, specifications, standards andprocedures Proficient skill in reading and interpreting applicableplans, schematics, blueprints and maps Proficient skill in performing calculations to includematerial and labor estimates, expenses, technical survey data and engineeringcalculations Proficient skill in planning, coordinating and handlingmultiple projects within area of responsibility to meet short and long termdeadlines Working knowledge of automated roadway/structural/hydraulicdesign programs and computer-assisted design/engineering systems. MinimumEducation Required: Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline Relevant Work Experiencemay be substituted for Education on a year per year basis. -- WorkExperience required: 5 years in civil, transportation and/or infrastructure design. (Experience can be satisfied by fulltime or prorated part-timeequivalent) No Supervisory Experience Required Same Relevant Experience may not be substituted forEducation on a year per year basis and credited for Required Work Experience. Thefollowing Licenses and/or Certifications are required for this job: Valid Driver License Conditionsof Employment: May be required to work weekends and holidays. May be required to workhours other than 8 to 5. Required to wearpersonal protective equipment provided by employer and comply with all safetyrequirements. Must attend workregularly and observe approved work hours. External final maleapplicants who are 18-25 years of age will be required to furnish proof ofregistration or exemption from registration with the Selective Service System. If hired, employee mustprovide document(s) within three (3) days of hire date that establish identityand employment eligibility. A complete list of acceptable documents is on filewith the local Texas Workforce Commission office or http://www.twc.state.tx.us/. Remarks: Applicantsselected for an interview will be required provide two examples of civil / transportation/ infrastructure design work he or she has developed, and to perform a jobsimulation to assess applicant's skill to Communicate Effectively and use ofpersonal computers and applicable programs, applications and systems. TheEmployer (MDC) reserves the sole right in determiningthe acceptability of work experience and salary based on the applicant's qualifiedwork experience, education, skill level and all other appropriate factors, andbased on business needs. Applications: Applicants are to send a Cover Letter and Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org TexasBacktoWork. Keywords: Design Technician / Engineering Specialist, Location: Midland, TX - 79701
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