TEMPORARY ENGINEERING INTERN – Linn County, IA – Cedar Rapids, IA
Linn County, IA
$20 an hour
Full Job Description
Two (2) temporary positions to perform beginning level work in the Engineer’s Office or in the field; may work as a surveyor aide, inspector aide or beginning draftsman. Works with total station, global positioning system (GPS), electronic distance measuring equipment, electronic data collectors, computers, survey tools and other hand tools. Obtains data pertaining to topography, control points, angles, elevations, contours, and other information used for project design and construction. Performs entry level computer aided drafting (CAD) or geographic information system (GIS) data entry and collection. Observes weighing of materials at concrete or asphalt plant and quarry and observes placement of concrete or asphalt on the roadway. Inspects construction and grading projects, prepares construction material samples for testing, cleans and cares for surveying tools and equipment, performs scheduled servicing on assigned trucks and equipment and maintains records of service. Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent. Coursework in the engineering field preferred; experience in a related field preferred. Possession of a valid driver’s license is required. Basic knowledge of elementary mathematics. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to work out-of-doors under varying weather conditions. Ability to use hand tools, survey instruments, testing equipment and drafting equipment. Ability to maintain and service vehicles and equipment. Must pass a County physical examination which includes a drug test after offer of employment. Regular work attendance required.
7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
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