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"Civil Engineering Technician"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Apply theory and principles of civil engineering in planning, designing, and overseeing construction and maintenance of structures and facilities under the direction of engineering staff or physical scientists.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Civil Engineering Technician"

1) Calculate dimensions, square footage, profile and component specifications, and material quantities, using calculator or computer.

2) Draft detailed dimensional drawings and design layouts for projects and to ensure conformance to specifications.

3) Analyze proposed site factors and design maps, graphs, tracings, and diagrams to illustrate findings.

4) Read and review project blueprints and structural specifications to determine dimensions of structure or system and material requirements.

5) Prepare reports and document project activities and data.

6) Confer with supervisor to determine project details, such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions.

7) Inspect project site and evaluate contractor work to detect design malfunctions and ensure conformance to design specifications and applicable codes.

8) Plan and conduct field surveys to locate new sites and analyze details of project sites.

9) Develop plans and estimate costs for installation of systems, utilization of facilities, or construction of structures.

 

 

11) Conduct materials test and analysis, using tools and equipment, and applying engineering knowledge.

12) Respond to public suggestions and complaints.


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Job Description for "Civil Engineering Technician" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge



 

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Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-I-C        SOC:  17-3022.00