The City of Overland Park has a Engineering Technician position available in the Public Works Department within the Stormwater work group. Responsibilities: Assists in the design and drafting of construction plans. Performs land surveys and assists in construction staking for storm sewer and street projects. Researches property ownership data and legal documents. Updates and maintains plat maps, storm sewer maps, and aerial maps. Assists the general public with questions or requests. Assists with emergency operations, including snow removal, as required.
Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent and 3 years of experience as an Engineering Technician OR a minimum of 2 years of college or vocational school in the area of civil engineering, computer aided drafting, construction technology, surveying, or related field OR equivalent combination of experience and education. Must have a valid driver’s license and maintain an insurable driving record. Must have or obtain a commercial driver’s license (CDL) within 12 months of employment with the City. Certification in Autocad, GIS Mapping applications, surveying, or other certification relevant to job requirements is preferred. Engineering Technician II: Above requirements including education and certifications plus 5 years of experience as an Engineering Technician OR an associates degree in the area of civil engineering, computer aided drafting, construction technology, surveying, or related field plus 2 year of experience as an engineering technician, OR equivalent combination of experience and education. No City residency requirement. Must successfully pass a background check, drug screen, and physical exam. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Fri. $3,150-$4,305 /month. Open until filled. Apply online, attach a resume, cover letter and view your online application at www.opkansas.org. If unable to apply online, visit the HR Office between 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., M-F.