Engineering Technician I/II/III

Ada County Highway District   Garden City, ID   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on September 4, 2021
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Engineering Technician I/II/III

Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for an Engineering Technician I, II, or III in the Development Services Department. Starting wage is $19.62 - $27.29 hourly, DOQ. Sign-on bonus eligible! ACHD offers an excellent benefits package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays, paid parental leave, 401K match and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).

Primary Responsibilities: • The Engineering Technician Reviews commercial and residential developments for compliance with ACHD policies and standards. Performs plan review, stormwater design review, and subdivision plat reviews, assists inspection staff, and provides oral and written communication of results within a strict deadline. The incumbent answers inquiries from the public, developers, engineers, and other agencies.


Engineering Technician I: The ability to read civil plans is required. A degree in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology or a related field is a plus. Previous development review experience is preferred, but not required.

Engineering Techbician II: Requires 2 years of experience.

Engineering Technician III: Requires 3-5 years of experience. • The position requires a working knowledge of Civil Engineering principles and practices and the ability to apply policies and standards to documents and plans. • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Knowledge of ArcView or other mapping software is a plus. A valid Idaho driver’s license is required. • Any combination of education, experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be acceptable.

An AA/EEO/ADA Employer Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations