Engineering Technician Assoc
Company : Kansas Historical Society
Job Location : Kansas, us
Posted on : 2021-05-06
Job Description :
About the Position: Engineering Technician Series Who can apply: Anyone Classified/Unclassified Service: Unclassified Full/Part-time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular Work Schedule: Due to the nature of the work, incumbent may/will be required to work additional hours when needed, including nights and weekends. Additional hours will be assigned by the supervisor depending on the needs of the agency. Eligible to Receive Benefits: Yes Veteran Preference Eligible: Yes Search Keywords: Wamego, District One, Wamego Construction Annual Salary: $31,241.60 Hourly Pay: $15.02 Employment Benefits: Educational Assistance Program On-the-job training programs Paid Vacation Leave & Paid Sick Leave & Paid State Holidays Group health, dental, vision. Family Oriented Work Environment Basic Life Insurance provided by the State/Optional Group Life Insurance at a reasonable cost. Retirement and deferred compensation programs Employee Assistance Program Work-Life Balance programs: parental leave, military leave, jury leave, funeral leave Position Summary & Responsibilities: Position Summary: This Engineering Technician Associate position is the entry level for the Engineering Technician class series and is located in Wamego. Successful candidates may be appointed at a higher-level dependent upon experience and qualifications. This position allows KDOT to train and develop construction (or technician) staff to complete required responsibilities. The employee performs assignments and gains experience while in a training status. Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following: Performs according to specific instruction and standards. Work involves performing several basic engineering and mathematical procedures which require following instructions and guidelines and providing accurate and complete records of that work. Performs or assists other technicians or engineers in the performance of routine engineering tests in the laboratory or field or inspection on construction projects for compliance with standard practice, specifications, plans, and special provisions. This includes such things as performing or assisting in testing of gradation of aggregates and other standard tests. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent and a passing grade in high school algebra. You can self-certify by submitting a statement that you passed High School Algebra. Valid Driver’s License at time of appointment. Current Certificate of Tax Clearance. (See Required Documents below for information regarding this certificate) Post-Offer/Pre-employment Requirements This position is subject to pre-employment physical testing. The selected candidate will be required to pass the screening as a condition of employment. This CDL position is subject to drug and alcohol testing under the authority of the US Department of Transportation. The selected candidate will be required to pass a DOT pre-employment/pre-duty drug test as a condition of employment in this position. (This position will also be required to participate in random testing, reasonable suspicion, post-accident, return-to-duty, and follow-up testing.) Any Commercial Driver who has received a Confirmed Positive Result or the Equivalent and has not successfully completed all Rehabilitation Program requirements and follow-up testing requirements is not eligible for this position. (Per SOM 2.1.10). Recruiter Contact Information: Name : Shanna Burgardt and Andrea Pugh Email : Phone : (785) 296-3881 Required Documents for this Application to be Complete: On the My Job Applications page , verify these documents are present and valid. Upload or delete and replace if needed. Current Tax Clearance Certificate DD214 (if you are claiming Veteran’s Preference) Kansas Tax Clearance Certificate Required: Each applicant (even non-residents) applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website. 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. All applicants, including current state employees, 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. Job Application Process Sign in to your existing account or Register for a new account. Review and complete your contact information on the My Contact Information page. Upload documents listed in the Required Documents section of this job posting to the appropriate location. Complete and Submit your application. Check your email and My Job Notifications for written communications from the Recruiter. Email - the email listed on the Careers> My Contact Information page. Notifications - view the Careers> My Job Notifications page. See the helpful links below to assist in completing your application: Instructions: How to Claim Veterans Preference Veterans' Preference Eligible (VPE): Former military personnel or their spouse that have been verified as a "veteran"; under K.S.A. 73-201 will receive an interview if they meet the minimum competency factors of the position. The veterans' preference laws do not guarantee the veteran a job. Positions are filled with the best qualified candidate as determine by the hiring manager. Equal Employment Opportunity The State of Kansas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity, equity, and inclusion as essential elements that create and foster a welcoming workplace. All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, political affiliation, disability or any other factor unrelated to the essential functions of the job. If you wish to identify yourself as a qualified person with a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act and would like to request an accommodation, please address the request to the agency recruiter.