Commonwealth of KY TRANSPORTATION ENGRNG TECHNOLOGIST II in Frankfort, Kentucky

61025BRAuto req ID:61025BRAgency ::35 - Transportation Cabinet Location ::Franklin County # of Vacancies ::1Class Title ::TRANSPORTATION ENGRNG TECHNOLOGIST IIDepartment/Division/Branch/Address ::Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Division of Materials

Liquid Asphalt Section

1227 Wilkinson Blvd.

Frankfort, KY 40601Position Type ::Full-time Merit (18A)Work Week ::37.5 hr/wk Pay Grade ::14Special Entrance Rate ::YESPost Employment Requirements ::Must maintain a valid driver's license for length of employment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains a valid driver's license.Additional Requirements ::Applicants and employees in this job title may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check. Applicants and employees in positions which perform job duties that may require contact with offenders in the custody or supervision of the Department of Corrections or with youth in the care, custody, or supervision of the Department of Juvenile Justice must meet qualifications pursuant to the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act, 28 C.F.R.115.17 and 115.317.Description of Job Duties:With specific written approval of the State Highway Engineer, this position if authorized to perform testing requiring application of advanced technical principals in the review of small engineering projects while learning to perform more complex technical functions and to perform other duties as required.Special Requirements ::Must possess a valid driver's license prior to appointment in this classification. Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possess and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.Job Group ::ENGINEERING AND GEOLOGICALCharacteristics of the Job ::With the specific written approval of the State Highway Engineer, positions in this class are authorized to oversee activities on small construction, maintenance, bridge inspection, or utility relocation projects OR to perform tasks requiring the application of advanced technical principles in the design, development, and/or review of small engineering projects while learning to perform more complex technical functions OR plan, organize, assist and inspect the proper installation and safety of any maintenance Work Zones and learns to plan, organize, assist and inspect the proper installation and safety of minor construction Work Zones; and performs other duties as required. (Engineering decisions recommended by positions of the class must be approved by a Licensed Professional Engineer under KRS 322.)Minimum Requirement - Education ::Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree in engineering technology, construction management, engineering science, engineering mechanics, geology, earth science, industrial technology, industrial drafting, design technology or construction technology.Minimum Requirement - Experience ::Two years of engineering-related experience.Substitute Education for Experience ::1. Possess a valid EIT certification issued by the Kentucky State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors OR 2. Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree OR an associate degree in an engineering field OR 3. High school OR 4. High school.Substitute Experience for Education ::1. Must have two years of engineering-related experience with the first education option above; OR 2. Must have four years of engineering-related experience with the second education option above; OR 3. Must have eight years of engineering-related experience in which case related technical or vocational training will substitute for the required experience on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of four years with the third education option above; OR 4. Must have six years of bridge inspection experience under the supervision of a Qualified Inspection Team Leader, plus successful completion of a Federal Highway Administration approved comprehensive bridge inspection training course with the fourth education option above.Salary Range::Pay Grade 14 (MIN-MID) $35,246.40 - $46,690.80 yearly at 37.5 hour work week OR $37,596.00 - $49,803.60 yearly at 40 hour work week Special Entrance Rate Salary ::$3,084.06 monthly at 37.5 hour work week OR $3,289.70 monthly at 40 hour work weekWork Schedule ::1st ShiftPost Date ::04/17/2018Post Ending Date ::04/26/2018Vacancy Type ::Promotional - Open Only To State Merit Employees Pre-Employment Requirements::Must possess a valid driver's license at time of appointment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring applicant possesses a valid driver's license.Probationary Period ::This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months. For additional information refer to: http://www.lrc.ky.gov/kar/101/001/325.htm.FLSA Designation:NON-EXEMPT - The position(s) is/are not exempt from FLSA requirements for time and a half overtime compensation. The employee(s) will earn time and a half for time worked in excess of 40 hours per work week. Agency Contact email and/or telephone number ::tamara.bumgardner@ky.govTypical Working Conditions ::Work is performed in the office and in the field. Will be exposed to risks inherent to construction sites.