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    Summary

    This position is an engineering position located in support of a large complex geographical area in the state. Assists the State engineer and is responsible for providing basic technical guidance and in-the overall planning, design, installation, and maintenance of the engineering phases of soil and water conservation practices as well as watershed flood protection programs.

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    Responsibilities

    • Supervises the planning, design and construction of engineering practices such as water management-animal waste management-erosion control, flood control, wetland creation or restoration, other conservation practices needing engineering guidance.
    • Plans and conducts pre-bid site showings, approves construction schedules, monitors work for compliance with plans and specification and contract requirements.
    • Directs and performs site investigations, feasibility studies, and field construction checks for conservation practice installations.
    • Recommends changes in designs, specifications, and schedule to accommodate conditions at the construction site, availability of materials, or to expedite construction.
    • Coordinates and conducts necessary quality assurance reviews of planned, designed, and constructed engineering projects in the assigned area.
    • Works a team concept to develop and implement ways to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of the products and/or services provided to internal and external customers.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    12

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