Under the supervision of the Chief Engineer, Project Engineer,
or Drafting Manager, performs engineering support duties such as
drafting, construction inspection, and survey work. Reviews various
plans and blueprints, maintains infrastructure maps, and records
and assists in organizing and implementing programs and projects.
Duties:An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or
all of the following essential functions. These examples do not
include all of the duties which the employee may be expected to
perform. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.
Assists in drafting engineering plans and drawings for public
improvements. Prepares drawings of both present and finalized
construction projects and specifications.
Assembles data, maintains records, and prepares and maintains
reports as required. Maintains technical records, construction
drawings, site plans, plats, and other documents.
Inspects construction projects for compliance with plans and
Updates and maintains a variety of plans and other records
related to the physical layout of Township utilities. Assists
developers, contractors, and the public with accessing and reading
maps and other information.
Performs special projects as requested.
Participates in field surveys for public improvements, such as
water and sewer, pathways and sidewalks, or other public
improvements. Operates survey equipment and establishes grades and
- Performs related work as required.Qualifications:Requirements
include the following:
Enrollment in an engineering program at an accredited college or
A valid State of Michigan Driver's License.
Knowledge of surveying, construction inspection, and civil
engineering practices and procedures.
Knowledge of public works construction methods and
Knowledge of computer-aided drawing, spreadsheet, and word
Skill in creating maps and drawings, estimating material needs,
and maintaining records.
Skill in assembling and analyzing data and preparing
comprehensive and accurate reports.
Skill in effectively communicating ideas and concepts orally and
Skill in the use of office equipment and technology, including
computers and related software, and the ability to master new
Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications and
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
frequently required to talk and hear and view and create documents.
The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to
finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The
employee must frequently travel to other locations. The employee is
frequently required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch,
crawl; or sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move
objects of moderate or heavy weight.
The employee may frequently get exposed to wet, humid
conditions; fumes or airborne particles including raw sewage; and
outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment
is usually quiet in the office and is often loud while in the