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Engineering Technician - Natural Resources Division for mark - City of Redmond ( Job # 13-0036)
Minimum Salary: $4,373.00 per month
Maximum Salary: $5,444.00 per month
Employment Type: Full Time
Department: Public Works
Closes: July 12, 2013 at 11:30 PM
(Open to current employees and the general public.)
The City of Redmond is in search of an innovative person who shares the City’s commitment and passion for the environment to join our team. This position resides in the Engineering Section of the Natural Resources Division and is charged with providing technical support to Natural Resources staff, including: performing mapping and GIS; maintaining and updating stormwater billing information (which provides funding for the City’s Stormwater Utility), including impervious surface coverage, stormwater credits, and owner information; functioning as the main contact for answering and resolving stormwater billing questions; and providing education on the Stormwater Utility to customers. This position also works with the Senior Engineering Technician to assist Natural Resources staff with a variety of projects, including: education, outreach, technical research, mapping, data analysis, database maintenance, and field work involving groundwater, stormwater, and stream and habitat restoration.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Use ArcGIS to map and update impervious areas, tree canopy, and other stormwater and natural features from aerials
Track, maintain and update GIS data and various database applications, including stormwater billing information and regional stormwater facilities
Organize and maintain electronic files and transaction records
Calculate and submit stormwater billing to Finance
Provide information to and respond to questions and inquiries from customers, contractors, property owners, City staff, and the general public verbally and in writing
Educate the public about stormwater fees, calculations, ordinances, and the Natural Resources Division and Stormwater Utility programs
Prepare reports, and use GIS to provide maps, data and analysis for staff as needed
Assist division staff with ongoing and special projects
Conduct research, compile information, collect data and assist in preparing reports
Prepare visual materials for City Council, citizen meetings or others as needed
Track and document usage of on-call engineering contracts
The City of Redmond provides a generous benefits package including: medical, dental and vision benefits; paid sick leave, vacation and holidays; retirement; and life insurance.
Integrity: We demonstrate sound, honest, truthful and consistent actions.
Accountability: We take ownership of our actions and responsibilities.
Commitment to Service: We are dedicated to seeking solutions for our community.
15670 NE 85th Street
Redmond, WA 98052