Engineer Technician

Company Name: Milton-Freewater City Light & Power
Phone Number: (541) 938-8243
City: Milton-Freewater
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97862
Job Title: Engineer Technician
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: May 21, 2018
Salary: $24.60 - $33.20
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Provides technical advice, cost estimates, and field services associated with construction, routing, permitting, easement acquisition, inspection, mapping, design, and staking of electrical power lines. Utilizes principles, methods, theories, and techniques of engineering and surveying technology both in the office and the field. Does related work as required.

Experience Required:

Working knowledge of computer software programs including, but not limited to AutoCAD, Excel, Access, Word, and infrastructure Map Server and SQL database; utility practices and operations; standard utility construction practices; safety compliance; installation, planning, work processes, and inspections of operations; math.  Working knowledge of computer network connectivity, protocols, network security devices, network types, including common operating systems such as Windows—able to diagnose and offer repair instructions remotely as well as in person. Strong computer skills with AutoCAD mapping, surveying; verbal and written communication skills; customer service skills; organizational and planning skills; Knowledge of, or experience with SCADA is desired; time management skills; problem-solving skills; and, analytical skills. Possession of or ability to secure possession of a valid driver license. CPR/First Aid certification is required within six (6) months from date of hire.

Minimum of two years’ experience and an Associate Degree in Engineering or related field is preferred. High School graduation or the equivalent GED is required.

How to Apply:

Applications may be obtained from Human Resources Dept., City Hall, P.O. Box 6, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862, (541)938-8243, or the City’s website at   

Applications must be received in the Human Resource Department in City Hall to be considered. First application review Friday, June 29, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Open until filled. Disability accommodations made in the recruitment process upon request.

Posting End Date: July 21, 2018