The Town of Nags Head, NC is a coastal resort community along the northern Outer Banks, seeking a highly motivated and innovative Engineering Technician.
Responsibilities: This recently developed position will perform complex and difficult professional technical work necessary to organize, assist, plan and administer a variety of projects that stretch over various departments and fiscal years. The Engineering Technician position, under the direct supervision of the Town Engineer, performs engineering related tasks to assist in; planning, design, construction, maintenance and inspection of municipal projects and infrastructure and addressing special operational and/or policy needs.
Applicant must have knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices with the ability to prepare and read plans, specifications and construction documentation.
Must be able to demonstrate good time management, organizational skills and be detail oriented.
Shall be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with town officials, department heads, outside agencies, and the general public.
Candidate must have the ability to prepare and present comprehensive oral and written reports and interpret town policy and ordinances.
Benefits: The Town’s benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, participation in the North Carolina Local Government Employees Retirement System, 401k match, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. Salary range: $47,158-58,948. The successful applicant is subject to a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug screening.
An Associate's degree in civil engineering or a closely related field, required.
1-4 years professional civil engineering work required; background in municipal or county government is preferred.
Proficient in Autocad Civil 3D, Geographic Information Systems (ArcMap) and Microsoft Office.