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Objective: Seek the Position of Drafter and Engineering Technician
SUMMARY: Remarkably talented Drafter and Engineering Technician with over six years experience in helping civil engineers plan and design roads, bridges, tunnels, airfields, harbors, and water and sewerage systems.
Summary of Qualifications
Excellent knowledge of office methods and procedures including filing and record keeping.
Profound knowledge and ability to apply mathematics, including trigonometry, elementary statistical functions, drafting methods and equipment and surveying principles.
Remarkable ability to perform complex engineering calculations, drafting, surveying and other office and field work as needed for the area of major responsibility.
Uncommon ability to work independently with only general supervision.
Strong ability to conduct and/or coordinate major programs and work cooperatively with other people.
Great ability to perform drafting, surveying and note taking accurately and legibly; and interpret complex maps and drawings.
Thorough knowledge of construction and maintenance standards, methods, materials, and equipment, particularly as applied to municipal public works.
Huge knowledge of standards and legal regulations relating to employee health and safety.
Exceptional ability to express ideas and/or testify clearly, concisely and convincingly.
Remarkable ability to identify problems, exercise good judgment, and recommend specific solutions.
Department of Public Works, Minneapolis, MN 2002 - Present
Engineering Technician II
Prepare complex design drawings from engineering sketches and/or oral instructions.
Review new development water system improvement plans.
Prepare water main extension contracts, customer job orders and job order work drawings.
Deal directly with customers, contractors and development engineers with regard to new water system requirements and/or construction.
Perform fire flow tests and prepare related correspondence; coordinate District involvement with other public agency projects.
Perform corrosion control surveys.
Take field measurements and prepare project documentation drawings; develop scale models of proposed projects.
Act as lead survey instrument person; gather field data for pipeline design; reduce and plots field survey notes.
Maintain survey records; prepare simple property and easement descriptions.
Act as drafting coordinator to evaluate drafting workload and allocate necessary resources to assure successful completion of projects.
Assign drafting work; develop and assist in the development of drafting guidelines, procedures and standards.
Act as lead computer aided drafting (CAD) technician to develop and maintain CAD drafting standards and procedures.
Evaluate and make recommendations for purchase of related computer hardware and software; responsible for the storage, retrieval and preservation of CAD files.
Perform advanced level CAD drafting and design work.
Assist in the administration of the Geographic Information System (GIS) program.
Prepare and train others in the use of computer spreadsheets, databases, presentation graphics, and other software programs.
Department of Public Works, Minneapolis, MN 2000 - 2002
Engineering Technician I
Planned and designed roads, bridges, tunnels, airfields, harbors, and water and sewerage systems.
Helped plan the construction of new buildings and the destruction of old ones.
Set up equipment to monitor traffic, so the engineers will know what kind of development is needed.
Helped engineers decide on the types and amounts of materials needed.
Helped estimate the costs of projects.
Helped engineers survey areas and laid out the position of structures' foundation.
Helped engineers in drafting and making scale drawings objects to be built.
Helped schedule the work to be done by the different building trades.
Checked constructions to see that they were being done according to the building plans.
Made sure that workers complete each stage of construction before the next stage begins.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering University of New York (2000)