*Performs roadway and right of way, shoulder, roadside, bridge, surface, drainage and related
maintenance to include: surfacing, sealing and filling joints and cracks; removing bumps, filling
depressions, and removing and replacing damaged pavements; filling edge ruts, smoothing shoulders,
*Mowing and rebuilding shoulders; picking up litter, cutting brush, repairing fence, controlling weeds, and maintaining signage; and cleaning, washing, and lubricating working members of bridges.
*Performs duties related to snow and ice removal, which include: accessing the Roadway Weather
Information System (RWIS), weather reports and other related computer software applications to record and receive data and make decisions regarding times, temperatures, weather conditions, and material usage to operate snow and ice removal equipment, such as, but not limited to: single or tandem axle
dump trucks that may be equipped with tailgate or hopper spreader, straight blades or V-plows, wing
plows, and underside ice blades; includes preparing and spreading abrasives and de-icing chemicals on
the roadway by using a loader for mixing abrasives and chemicals.
*Performs survey work which includes recovering survey markers, converting ancient terms of
measurement to modern terms, determining and excavating land/lot corners.
*Performs and restores control points, stake proposed permanent easement points, compile and record information for use in final surveys, and prepare acquisition plats and legal descriptions.
*Operates Global Position System (GPS) and Electronic Distance Meter (EDM) equipment to take and check measurements resulting in a positional accuracy as prescribed in the Code of Iowa.
*Inspects routine phases of construction projects by observing contractors and ensuring adherence to plans and specifications.
*Checks grades and elevations, collects and records routine measurements and
compares them with project plans and specifications. Maintains related records.
*Informs the contractor
and project inspector of construction quality issues and/or non-complying work.
*Conducts routine sampling, inspection and testing of materials used in highway construction and maintenance projects to determine dimensions, types and specifications of materials, slopes and depths
at which samples are required.
*Determines location and spacing of sample sites in order to comply with project plans and specifications.
*Services and performs routine maintenance and minor repairs on all assigned equipment such as oil changes, greasing and inspecting equipment; assists mechanic on major breakdowns and overhauls such as repairs on brakes, hydraulics, electrical, transmission and mechanical systems.
*Performs construction and maintenance on Department of Transportation facilities and grounds including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, janitorial, masonry, and landscape maintenance.
*Maintains waterways by reshaping fore and back slopes, cleaning vegetation from ditches, maintaining and repairing tile culvert pipes and intakes using backhoes, loaders, power shovels and draglines.
*Highway technicians play a large role in assisting engineers in many steps of the design process.
*They are expected to help collect and interpret data, research ideas, run complex functions and equations, create cost estimates, create models and help fact-check and review reports.
*The role of a technician also include inspecting and repairing products and setting up and executing experiments on potential designs.
*Thelp their supervisors plan infrastructure projects, from utilities to road systems.
*They review blueprints and add input to designs. *Their duties may also include cost estimating, concrete testing and maintaining documentation for the project.
*Like civil engineering technicians, techs working in mechanical engineering review designs, plans and blueprints, but their focus is on machines and devices rather than structures.
*They engineering technicians are also concerned with the process used to construct the parts they help design.
*Testing and recordkeeping are also among their duties.
*Contribute under close supervision: With the preparation of elementary surveys, reports and assessments.
*With research and investigations together with the preparation of elementary designs for projects, including operating CAD and storage / manipulation of data.
*With procurement procedures for basic projects.
With responding to correspondence and other paperwork including contacting project staff and the public.
*To produce appropriate technical drawing for basic projects.
*They help In the processing of Traffic Regulation Orders and Section 38/278 Agreements.
Stage 2 (Scale 3 / 4)
*Assist with the preparation of detailed surveys, assessments and reports for basic and complex projects.
*To assist with research and investigations together with the preparation of detailed designs for basic and complex projects, including operating and storage/manipulation of data.
*To assist with procurement procedures for basic and complex projects.
*To assist in the supervision and measurements of construction works, including liaising with contractors.
*To assist in the preparation of appropriate technical drawing for basic and complex projects.
*To assist in the processing of Traffic Regulation Orders and Section 38/278 Agreements.
*To respond to correspondence and dealing with other paperwork including contacting project staff and the public.
*To communicate and liaise effectively with the public, elected members, colleagues, contractors, other bodies and government agencies.
*To produce training reports and receive training as required under the Technicians, Training Scheme under the direction of the Training Supervisor.
*To set up and maintain accurate records.
*To attend meetings at relevant levels in respect of the duties described above.
*To produce work within agreed deadlines.
*To assist in the monitoring progress on targets and ensuring correct allocation of resources, time and costs.
*To assist and contribute with the implementation of changes resulting from new and revised policies and legislation.
*To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.
*It will be necessary to work with information technology and associated systems in accordance with County Council policies.
*To co-operate with the council in complying with relevant health and safety legislation, policies and procedures in the performance of the duties of the post.
*To carry out the duties and responsibilities of the post in compliance with the County Council's equal opportunities policies.
*To maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate.
*To understand and comply with the County Council's environmental policies.
*To carry out any other reasonable duties and responsibilities within the overall function, commensurate with the grading and level of responsibilities of the post.
*Minimum of OND
*Must Posses Good Communication Skills
*Must Be Physically Fit
MODE OF APPLICATION
Interested Applicants should forward their CVs to the HR: braveryglobalresources @gmail.com OR forward their Names,Qualifications,Post Applying For and Phone Number to the Message Box Or to the Number displayed on this Advert. Not Abiding to this Rules and Regulations will lead to TOTAL Disqualification. Only the shortlisted Candidates will be Contacted