ESC Engineering Tech

Company Name: Springfield Utility Board
Phone Number: (541) 726-2398
City: Springfield
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97477
Job Title: ESC Engineering Tech
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: January 17, 2018
Salary: $27.11
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours


 Springfield Utility Board is recruiting for an Engineering Tech 1-3

 DIVISION: Electric Service Center

 REPORTS TO: ESC Director and Electric Engineering Manager

 STATUS/HOURS: Non-Exempt / Full Time / 40 hours week / M – F / 8:00 – 5:00

 HOURLY RANGE: $27.11/hr – $40.44/hr

 Position will start as an Engineering Technician 1 at $26.42/hr

 POSTING DATE: Friday, January 12, 2018

 OPEN UNTIL FILLED. Applications received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 9, 2018 will be given full consideration.

Job Description
Please visit our website at to read the ESC Engineering Technician 1-3 job description prior to applying for this position to learn about its duties and responsibilities. It will also list the required minimum qualifications and physical and mental requirements for the position.

 POSITION SUMMARY: The ESC Engineering Technician 1 – 3 position is responsible for the preparation of designs, estimates, studies and reports for new and existing facilities. This position will work with developers, consultants and other public agencies, contractors and various crews. Performs other duties as assigned.

Movement through the ESC Engineering Technician levels 1, 2 and 3 is based upon satisfactory performance, demonstrated proficiency in knowledge, skills and abilities at each level and years of service. Position starts at Engineering Technician 1.

Minimum: High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred: Associate degree in Engineering Technology or Bachelor degree in Engineering


Experience Required:

Two years of applicable electric utility experience as related to the Essential Functions; or technical/engineering work or academic experience as related to the Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities listed in the job description for an Engineering Tech 1 may substitute.

 Knowledge, Skills & Abilities  

 Engineering Tech 1 – Works under close supervision

  • Demonstrated aptitude or knowledge in math, science, engineering, construction or other technical disciplines
  • Demonstrated experience (industry or academic) in designing basic level projects in AutoCAD
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate orally and in writing with staff, supervisors and customers on a daily basis
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Word, Outlook and Excel; basic Access knowledge
  • Basic problem solving skills within scope of assigned tasks
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail to complete assigned work
  • Able to manage and consistently meet deadlines on a moderate number of concurrent projects from multiple sources
How to Apply:

Submitting Your Application Materials
Thank you for your interest in applying for this position. We appreciate the time and effort you spend in submitting your application materials.

 The following application materials are required:

Completed SUB Application for Employment. You can complete the application online at Upon completion, please print and sign the application.

Cover letter


Under Oregon law, if you are a veteran and you meet the minimum qualifications for the positions(s) for which you are applying, you may be eligible for veterans’ preference in employment. Please review and complete the Veterans’ Preference Form (please scroll to page 5 of our application) and return it with the required verification documents, along with your other application materials, to determine if you are eligible to receive veterans’ preference.

You may complete the forms online. Upon completion online, you will need to print and sign the forms. You may also pick-up an application at the Human Resources office.

This position is Open Until Filled. To ensure full consideration, your application must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 9, 2018 at the address below:

Human Resources / P.O. Box 300 / 223 “A” Street, Suite H / Springfield, OR 97477

Office hours: Monday – Friday / 8:00am – 5:00pm

Phone: 541.726.2398

Fax: 541.744.3657

Posting End Date: February 9, 2018