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POSITION: Engineering Technician <br />FLSA CLASSIFICATION: Non - exempt <br />COUNCIL <br />Data <br />PROVED <br />.24/5 <br />FACILITY AND WORK AREA: City of Clive Public Works facility and other locations generally <br />within the City of Clive. <br />JOB SUMMARY: <br />Under general supervision of the Engineering Services Administrator, performs technical drafting of <br />complex engineering design to produce plans, drawings and maps of public infrastructure improvements <br />included in the City's Capital Improvement Program (CIP). Typical projects include street, trail, sidewalk <br />and parking lot construction or maintenance, and sanitary sewer, storm sewer and water distribution <br />system upgrades or additions. Work is of some complexity and varies, requiring understanding and <br />judgment within established city, state, and federal design standards and procedures as well as a practical <br />working knowledge of current construction practices. <br />JOB FUNCTIONS: <br />Examples of Essential Job Functions <br />1. Designs and drafts detailed construction drawings utilizing CAD software for new or existing <br />infrastructure and utility improvements. Possesses a working knowledge of the principles and <br />practices used in computerized drafting work. <br />2. Performs a wide variety of other drafting duties including preparing conceptual layout <br />drawings, converting conceptual designs into spatially and geometrically correct construction <br />documents, downloading raw field data and processing shots into a working topographic <br />map, inputting design parameters as dictated by accepted standards, revising construction <br />documents to incorporate review mark -ups, and preparing preliminary cost estimates. <br />3. Gathers and provides information to contractors, consultants, city employees /departments, <br />and the public including as -built drawings, aerial photographs, easements, right -of -way <br />information and utility locations. <br />4. Assists in maintaining and updating global information system (GIS) base mapping to <br />facilitate mapping and asset management of City infrastructure and to organize and manage <br />electronic file structure. <br />5. Utilizes global positioning system (GPS) to locate City infrastructure systems such as <br />sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water mains, signs and fiber optics. <br />6. Assists in the review of development plans and specifications, plats and cost estimates <br />submitted by consulting engineers, developers, contractors and private utilities to ensure <br />compliance with design standards and City codes. <br />7. Receives, updates and maintains as -built files for public infrastructure projects, land use <br />maps, zoning maps and plat maps. <br />8. Regular attendance is essential for this position. <br />