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TEMPORARY ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN I - Range 09 / AME

Company: Municipality of Anchorage
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

Job Information

Open to the general public and any current Municipal employee.

This position is represented by the Anchorage Municipal Employee Association (AMEA) and is subject to the provisions of the current agreement between the Municipality of Anchorage and the AMEA.

DEPARTMENT: Traffic Engineering

HOURS OF WORK: Monday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

LOCATION: 4700 Elmore Road

This is a Temporary Full-Time position that may not exceed six (6) months from the date of hire.

Example of Duties

Under general supervision, assist in data collection efforts, update and input GIS information. Clean and organize collected data within a set of internal business rules. Assist in clean up of databases to new standards. Input street information, and other information necessary to complete accident / volumes / study records. Scan traffic documents. Recreate data collection reports. Load data documents and studies. Input collected metadata results. Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications / Substitutions / Preferences

High school diploma, GED, or equivalent and successful completion of at least three (3) courses in any combination of geometry, drafting, surveying (Geomatics) or Right of Way (ROW).

Note: For verification of successful completion of at least three (3) courses in any combination of geometry, drafting, surveying (Geomatics) or Right of Way (ROW), applicants MUST attach school transcript(s) to the application to participate in the recruitment process. (Please see "Additional Important Information" section).

OR

High school diploma, GED, or equivalent and 18 months experience in one or more of the following fields: drafting, surveying, inspection, materials testing, plan review, permitting, computerized mapping, computer assisted design (CAD), traffic signal control, code enforcement, customer service representative, and/or a related field.

Must possess a valid State of Alaska driver's license at time of hire.

Preferences:

* Prefer applicants that have experience in engineering and/or engineering coursework
* Work Zone Traffic Safety certification either IMSA, ATTSA or equivalent.

Additional Important Information

Preference will be given to current Anchorage Municipal Employees Association (AMEA) employees. AMEA employees who are successful in the screening process will be forwarded to the Department for consideration prior to any non-AMEA applicants.

In order to be considered for the position, applicants relying on education only to meet minimum qualifications must attach school transcript(s) which includes courses in geometry, drafting, surveying (Geomatics) or Right of Way (ROW). Transcripts must include course title(s), dates of attendance, name of school(s), and grade(s).

The Municipality Of Anchorage participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-verify Program. For more information, please go to http://www.uscis.gov/E-verify. E-Verify - is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

If selected for hire, the appointment in this position will be conditional based upon a satisfactory Municipal Employment Office conducted background check. A background check encompasses criminal history, verifying education, and verifying dates of employment.

If selected for hire, appointment in this position will be conditional based upon the submission of a copy of the applicant's Alaska Driver's License and a current copy of his/her Department of Motor Vehicle driving record, including a driving record from previous states if the Alaskan driver's license was first issued within one year prior to application, documenting an acceptable driving history. The processing fee(s) are the responsibility of the selected applicant.

For information on acceptable driving history, please refer to the MOA Driving Conviction Guidelines. All required licenses must remain current for the duration of employment.

All required certifications and licenses must remain current for the duration of employment.

Military Service Interview Preference:

Veterans or who wish to be considered for interview preference as permitted in Municipal Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach to the application a copy of their DD Form 214, DD Form 256, NGB Form 22, or a letter from the US Department of Veterans Affairs recognizing the person as a veteran. The attached documentation must show an honorable discharge or general (under honorable conditions) discharge. The minimum qualifications of the position must be met for preference consideration.

Individuals currently serving as a member in good standing in the National Guard or the organized military reserves who wish to be considered for interview preference as permitted in Municipal Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach proof of current service to the application. Proof of current service can be shown by submission of a statement of service which, at a minimum, shows full name, date of birth, Social Security Number, date service began, branch of service, rank, name of command providing the information, and unit of assignment. The statement of service must be on a form or letterhead of the individual's command organization and show the name, signature, title and contact information for the signer providing the statement of service. The minimum qualifications of the position must be met for preference consideration.

The Municipality of Anchorage is an employer of National Service. Please be sure to include any volunteer work with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, or other national service programs on your application in the work history portion.

Application Process: Once applicants click on the "Apply" link underneath the header section of a vacancy announcement, they will be directed to the www.GovernmentJobs.com website to log into their existing account (or to create an account) of their application profile. Applicants will create or review their profile, make any updates necessary, and submit their application from their personal account. Note: The GovernmentJobs website and applicant's profile accounts are not administered by the Municipality of Anchorage. For technical assistance or customer service regarding an account profile, applicants may contact the GovernmentJobs customer support line at 1-855-524-5627.

For general questions regarding Municipal vacancy announcements or the employment process with the Municipality of Anchorage, applicants may contact the Human Resources Department at (907) 343-4447 during regular business hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Alaska Standard Time.

The MOA is an EO and AA employer and complies with Title I of the ADA.

For information regarding requests for reasonable accommodations related to employment under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Municipality of Anchorage ADA Coordinator at (907) 343-4571.

The Municipality of Anchorage (MOA) offers a competitive benefits package to eligible employees that may include:

Health / Medical Benefits:

* Medical/Dental/Vision/Audio
* Life Insurance
* Dependent Life Insurance
* Short Term Disability
* Long Term Disability
* Flexible Spending Accounts - Health and Dependent Care
* Health Savings Accounts

Retirement:

* State of Alaska Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) Program
* 401(k) and 457 Savings Plans

Employer Paid Benefits:

* Employee Assistance Program
* Paid Leave Plan
* 11 Paid Holidays

For an overview of our medical benefit package go to http://www.muni.org/Departments/employee_relations/Pages/BenefitsSummaries.

01

In order to be considered, applicants must provide accurate and complete education and work history information in its entirety. The referenced information listed on the online application will be used to determine the applicant's qualifications toward meeting the minimum requirements for the position (e.g., if you list that you have 6 years of experience in a certain field, that experience must be easily identifiable on the 'Work Experience' section of your application).

Attaching a resume is not an alternative to filling out the application in its entirety. Noting "see resume" or any similar comment on any portion of your application may lead to you being disqualified for the position.

If the experience you reference in the below questions is not clearly included and described in your Work History section, your application will be considered not qualified for this position and you may be removed from consideration.

Do you understand, in order to be considered for this position, accurate and complete education and work history information must be provided?

* Yes
* No

02

Are you a current Municipal employee affiliated with the Anchorage Municipal Employees Association (AMEA)?

* Yes
* No

03

Which of the following best describes your level of education?

* None / less than High School
* High School Diploma / GED / Equivalent
* Associate's Degree
* Bachelor's Degree
* Master's Degree or Higher

04

How many geometry, drafting, surveying (Geomatics) and/or Right of Way (ROW) courses have you successfully completed?

* 0 to less than 1 course
* 1 course to less than 3 courses
* 3 courses to less than 5 courses
* 5 courses to less than 7 courses
* 7 courses to less than 9 courses
* 9 courses or more

05

Have you attached your school transcript(s) as stated in the Additional Important Information section of this job announcement?

* Yes
* No

06

How many months of experience do you have in one or more of the following fields: drafting, surveying, inspection, materials testing, plan review, permitting, computerized mapping, computer assisted design (CAD), traffic signal control, code enforcement, customer service representative, and/or a related field?

* 0 months to less than 6 months
* 6 months to less than 12 months
* 12 months to less than 18 months
* 18 months to less than 24 months
* 24 months to less than 36 months
* 36 months to less than 48 months
* 48 months or more

07

Describe the experience you referenced for the above question and indicate which position(s) in your application's Work History support your response.

Noting "see resume", "N/A", or a similar comment may result in you being removed from consideration for this position.

08

Do you currently posses a valid State of Alaska driver's license OR have the ability to obtain one by time of hire?

* Yes
* No

09

Do you have experience in engineering and/or engineering coursework?

* Yes
* No

10

If you answered yes to the above question, please describe your experience.

11

Please indicate which Work Zone Traffic Safety certification you possess.

* None
* IMSA
* ATTSA
* Equivalent

12

Do you have experience interpreting large amounts of data and/or do you possess strong attention to detail?

* Yes
* No

13

Describe the experience you referenced for the above question and indicate which position(s) in your application's Work History support your response.

Noting "see resume", "N/A", or a similar comment may result in you being removed from consideration for this position.

14

How many years of experience do you possess working with Geographic Information System (GIS) applications?

* 0 years to less than 1
* 1 year to less than 2 years
* 2 years to less than 3 years
* 3 years to less than 4 years
* 4 years or more

15

Describe the experience you referenced for the above question and indicate which position(s) in your application's Work History support your response.

Noting "see resume", "N/A", or a similar comment may result in you being removed from consideration for this position.

16

This position requires Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) clearance. The following questions are related to the ability to obtain CJIS clearance. Do you have any criminal convictions?

* Yes
* No

17

Are there any pending criminal charges against you?

* Yes
* No

Required Question

Agency Municipality of Anchorage

Address 632 W 6th Avenue, Suite 605

Anchorage, Alaska, 99501

Phone (907) 343-4447

Website http://www.muni.org/jol

Keywords: Municipality of Anchorage, Anchorage , TEMPORARY ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN I - Range 09 / AME, Engineering , Anchorage, Alaska

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