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Job Title:   Engineering Technician Series (ETA/ET/ET SR)

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   188080

Agency Name:   Department of Transportation

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    ,

Job Description:

Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate:
Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a State Tax Clearance Certificate by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html
E-mail: TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATES to: kdothqjobs@ks.gov

A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact (785) 296-3199.

Your application will be considered incomplete if an ACTUAL COPY of your Certificate is not submitted within 48 hours after the posting closes.

Kansas Department of Transportation
The State of Kansas as an employer offers remarkable benefits that are invaluable to the professional and personal lives of our employees. At KDOT, we reward our staff's hard work by providing training opportunities, a family oriented work environment, and service recognition. Promotional opportunities and flexible schedules are also offered. KDOT is a great place to work! Come be a part of our team!

NOTICE:

This announcement is a re-post and we are accepting applications from new applicants only.

The position you are viewing is located in the Bureau of Road Design in Topeka and serves the citizens of Kansas.This position is a full-time, unclassified position with benefits.

Engineering Technician (ET) Program

An Engineering Technician Associate (ETA) is entry level for the Engineering Technician series. Successful candidates may be appointed at a higher level dependent upon experience and qualifications. All new ETAs must participate in KDOT’s ETA to ET progression program.

Pay begins at $13.61 per hour, depending on experience and/or skill level of applicant. Upon successful completion of this one-year program, employees promote to an Engineering Technician (ET) in the unclassified service at a pay rate of $15.03 per hour.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

This is beginning level technical work in engineering and performed according to specific instructions and standards.Notes and details developed by the engineers or upper level technicians are carefully and accurately depicted on the plans using computer aided drafting software (CAD). This involves the appropriate selection of line weights, levels and symbols. This requires the employee to understand, describe and visualize basic geometric shapes. Uniformity and clarity is essential since a number of individuals will be working with the electronic files at various stages of the design process. Develop basic skills to become an Engineering Technician in the Road Section. The employee will participate in formal class room training as it becomes available, one-on-one training by staff in the design squad, and on-the-job training by completing actual work projects. This work includes CAD developed plan-profile and detail sheets. The employee will develop fundamental skills in the appropriate use of electronic files used during the design process.

Pre-Employment Physical Testing Required: This position is subject to pre-employment physical testing. The selected candidate will be required to pass the screening as a condition of employment in this position.

For more details, download the full position description.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION:

HOW TO APPLY:
When completing a job application for positions at KDOT it is extremely important that your application is filled out completely with accurate and specific information. Applications may be rejected if not completed entirely and the job duties are not specific.
STEP 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form.
(Skip this step if you already have an Applicant ID number.)
STEP 2: Complete and submit an ONLINE Application to the following Agency:
Transportation, Headquarters
OR Mail the PAPER Application  to the following:
Eisenhower State Office Building - 1st Floor East; 700 SW Harrison St; Topeka, KS 66603-3754.
STEP 3: Submit additional required documents (including Tax Clearance Certificate) to the specific recruiter designated on this job announcement.

For further employment information please contact the recruiter, Leslie Gish:
Email:    kdothqjobs@ks.gov
Phone:  (785)296-3721
Fax:       (785)296-0145
TTY (Hearing Impaired):  711

Verification of identity and employment eligibility to work in the United States is required by federal law.  For a list of acceptable documents that establish these criteria, please refer to the federal Form I-9.   KDOT does not provide sponsorships. 

To view Employee Rights and Responsibilities under the FMLA, please refer to the Employer Notice form.

Please contact the agency recruiter if a reasonable accommodation is needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

The Kansas Department of Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, military or veteran status, or disability status will be given consideration for the position. KDOT works to foster diversity and looks forward to applications from all qualified applicants.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants regardless of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, military or veteran status, or disability status will be given consideration for the position. KDOT works to foster diversity and looks forward to applications from all qualified applicants.



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