- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Vision Insurance
- Retirement Plan
- Prescription Drug Insurance
Does routine professional engineering work in the design, construction, maintenance, and operation of civil engineering projects; assists in preparing designs, plans, specifications, estimates, and reports; and performs other related duties as required.
There are three (3) immediate permanent full-time vacancy with the Department of Public Works - Engineering Division in Hilo.
The eligible list may be used for other Civil Engineer I permanent and temporary vacancies as they arise during the life of the list for the Department of Environmental Management, Department of Public Works, and Department of Water Supply. Temporary appointment may lead to conversion to permanent appointment.
Examples of Duties
Assists in making preliminary and final surveys.
Reduces and plots survey notes.
Computes vertical and horizontal curves and earthwork quantities.
Prepares mass diagrams.
Assists in the design of retaining walls, bridges, culverts, pipelines, sewers, sidewalks, highways, and other concrete, steel, and timber structures; develops details, checks computations, and prepares final working drawings, reinforcing steel details, and material schedules.
Assists in the preparation of specifications and cost estimates.
Conducts field engineering inspections.
Checks and interprets plans and specifications.
Tests construction materials.
Computes lot closures and areas.
Conducts land use studies.
Computes extensions and adjustments to a triangulation system.
Compiles data and prepares maps.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
Training and Experience:
A combination of education and experience substantially equivalent to:
graduation from an accredited college or university with major work (baccalaureate degree) in civil engineering, (scan and attach your official college transcript to your application), and
possession of a valid State of Hawai'i driver's license (Class 3) or any other valid comparable driver's license at time of filing. (You will be required to submit your valid driver's license at time of the job interview.)
Examination: All applicants who meet the minimum qualification requirements will be assigned a score of 70 points.
Knowledge of: the principles and practices of general civil engineering; engineering mathematics; engineering mechanics and the mechanics of materials; the principles and practices of topographic surveying; structural, mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and sanitary engineering principles to the extent that these apply general engineering principles common to all recognized fields.
Ability to: do engineering drafting and design work; interpret plans, specifications, and land descriptions; plot survey notes; prepare maps, plans, profiles, and cross-sections.
Physical Requirements: Persons seeking appointment to positions in this class must meet the health and physical condition standards deemed necessary and proper to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
Physical Effort Grouping: Light
Scan and attach the following required document to your application:
official college transcript
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Employee benefits are generally for full-time permanent employment and include the following from the date of hire:* sick leave and vacation earnings* paid holidays * social security * credit union membership * life, dental, medical, vision, and prescription drug insurance plans* employee-employer paid retirement plan* flexible spending plan* tax-sheltered savings and investment program* mortgage loans through the State Employees' Retirement System* career opportunity and mobility in a merit system for civil service positionsPersons who are hired may be required to pay union dues/service fees. Benefits for part-time employment is based on hours worked and type of appointment. Benefits are subject to change due to legislative, collective bargaining negotiation, and other changes.