Thursday , February 9 2023

Columbia Jobs Hiring For Engineering Technician

Website City of Columbia Government

Job Description:

This position performs technical engineering and administrative work in the design, development and implementation of City water / sewer / storm drainage projects; provides professional customer service; and performs related work as required. The incumbent works within a general outline of work to be performed, and develops work methods and sequences under general supervision.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Researches maps and engineering plans to identify problem areas and opportunities for the enhancement of the City’s water system;
  • Coordinates the flushing of water mains to ensure water quality; maintains related records and reports;
  • Investigates and resolves water distribution / water quality problems;
  • Performs minor project design work as assigned; prepares drawings and documents necessary for obtaining various permits;
  • Receives and responds to public inquiries, requests for service and complaints associated with water distribution and water quality; follows up on complaints to ensure timely and effective resolution;
  • Performs various engineering calculations and prepares drawings as needed for the design and implementation of water / wastewater systems;
  • Coordinates and performs fire hydrant flow tests; evaluates test accuracy and implements corrective measures as warranted; collects fire hydrant test fees;
  • Performs technical engineering work to support the design, development and implementation of City water / sewer / stormwater drainage and other capital improvement projects;
  • Provides technical advice and assistance to professional engineers as requested;

Job Requirements:

  • Two (2) years of relevant prior experience;
  • Valid South Carolina Class “D” Driver’s License;
  • Associate’s degree in engineering technology or a closely related field;
  • Licensed or can obtain a Water Distribution Operator license through the S.C. Environmental Certification Board within one (1) year from the date of hire or promotion.
  • The work is considered light-to-medium in nature and involves walking or standing much of the time and also involves exerting between 20 and 50 pounds of force on a recurring basis, or considerable skill, adeptness and speed in the use of fingers, hands or limbs in tasks involving close tolerances or limits of accuracy.

Job Details:

Company: City of Columbia Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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