Job Description

Engineering & Facilities Planning Technician

Position Title: Engineering & Facilities Planning Technician
Department: Physical Plant
Supervisor: Director of Physical Plant Operations

Description of Essential Functions (critical tasks):

Job Summary: This position is to assist physical plant with daily physical plant operations, construction management, architectural drafting, engineering computation, Mandated Reporting and other related technical activities.
  • Assist director in the planning and implementation of remodeling and new construction projects, including serving as liaison with architects, engineers and contractors to assure the quality and efficiency of projects.
  • Prepare, organize and store of drafting and engineering drawings.
  • Conduct research for the design and development of current and future projects.
  • Prepare, Maintain and submit mandated reports as directed. Recommend Develop and implement policies and procedures related to the facility usage and governmental reporting of the college.
  • Prepare, submit and maintain Bid documents.
  • Work with the college staff and administration to develop and define the strategies direction for college facilities
  • Assist in the Development and define solutions for incorporating energy saving and sustainable designs for existing and future facilities.
  • Conduct feasibility studies when needed to determine facility needs.
  • Maintain and update college's facilities master plan.
  • Assist in engineering campus construction projects.
  • Assist in engineering calculations and analysis.
  • Assist director with troubleshooting, diagnosing and directing equipment and campus renovation.
  • Assist in the development of presentations.
  • Other duties as assigned

Specific Functional Job Requirements

Education: Technical Certificate or AAS required; Bachelor's in Engineering or related field preferred.
Experience: 2 year construction experience
Knowledge: Self-directed, analytical reasoning skills, Auto-CAD, Mapping software, Working knowledge of construction, MS office and various surveying equipment.
Personal: Ability to handle stress and short deadlines, excellent communication skills, ability to work with a variety of customers and departments.
Physical: Ability to work irregular hours.
Machines and equipment used: Computer with Auto-CAD, Mapping Software Measuring equipment, Surveying equipment and other related equipment required of the position.

General Employment Statement

A. Length of training and Probationary Period: 90 days
B. Hours of Work Day: 40 hours per week
C. Group Affiliation: Support Staff Grade Level: 12
D. Condition of Employment: Board Policy
E. Position: N

Job Demands

Some = 1-3 hours/day Frequently = 4-6 hours/day Very Frequently = 7+ hours/day

Job Demand None Some Freq Very Freq
Standing Y
Walking Y
Sitting Y
Climbing Y
Bending Y
Stooping/Kneeling Y
Crawling Y
Repetitive Motions: Hand-Wrist Y
Repetitive Motions: Elbow Y
Lifting: 0-25 lbs Y
Lifting: 26-50 lbs Y
Lifting: 51-75 lbs Y
Lifting: 76-100 lbs Y
Lifting: 100+ lbs Y
Carrying: 0-25 lbs Y
Carrying: 26-50 lbs Y
Carrying: 50+ lbs Y
Pushing/Pulling: 0-25 lbs Y
Pushing/Pulling: 26-50 lbs Y
Pushing/Pulling: 51-75 lbs Y
Pushing/Pulling: 76-100 lbs Y
Pushing/Pulling: 100+ lbs Y

Physician Requirements

Physical Requirements Required
Manual Dexterity (Hand/Eye Corrd) Y
Hear Alarms/Telephone/tape Recorder Y
Finger Dexterity Y
Color Vision
Visual Acuity - Far Y
Visual Acuity - Near Y
Depth Perception Y
Gloves Y
Use of Respiratory Protection
Appropriate Safety Equipment

Hazards/Exposure to:

Type Required
Toxic/Caustic Chemicals or Detergents Y
Extreme Conditions (Hot/Cold) Y
Dust Y
Moving Mechanical Parts Y
Potential Electrical Shock Y
X-Ray Y
Electro Magnetic Energy (Laser)
High Pitched/Loud Noises Y
Blood Borne Pathogens: Type: Body Fluids
Blood Borne Pathogens: % of Time: 80%
Gaseous Risk Y

Hazards/Exposure to:

Judgment and Reasoning Required
Manage Stress Appropriately Y
Handle Multiple Priorities Y
Make Decisions Under Pressure Y
Work Alone Y
Manage Anger/Fear/Hostility/Appropriately Y
Work in Area that are Confined or Crowded Y