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Job Title: Engineering Technician II


Job Time Type: Full Time (30 Hours or More)


Job Description: Under supervision, to perform a variety of paraprofessional drafting, office and field engineering work; to act as a lead for other engineering technicians and aides as assigned; to perform related work as required.

Typical Duties:

  • Oversee work of other engineering technicians and aides as assigned;*
  • Check development plans, subdivision and parcel maps;*
  • Assist in laying out and calculating quantities and cost estimates for public works construction projects;*
  • Locate utilities, easements, property lines and other information on plans;*
  • Maintain map record files of properties, utilities and improvements; *
  • Make field checks of project sites or survey areas to become familiar with features or to verify survey results;*
  • Check and update as-built drawings;*
  • Collect, tabulate and analyze traffic information;*
  • Assist in the development of striping and signing plans;
  • Respond to and resolve a variety of traffic related requests for service;*
  • Prepare charts, graphs, maps, plans and other drawings of existing rights-of-way and other improvements using field notes, maps and photographs;*
  • Check calculations used in designs and estimates;
  • Calculate storm drainage and alley fees;*
  • Prepare legal descriptions and plans of properties;*
  • May act as a survey party member utilizing survey instruments;
  • Operate computer printers and copying machines;*
  • Answer questions and provide information to the public concerning engineering activities;
  • Perform related assignments as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications:

Experience: Two years’ work experience performing duties similar to those assigned to the Engineering Technician I in the City of Chico.

Education: High school graduation or equivalent supplemented by relevant college level courses in civil engineering, architecture, mathematics, drafting, or other related field.

Education Level: High School Diploma or equivalent

Requires a Driver’s License: Yes

Minimum Salary: 21.06 Hour                                            Maximum Salary: 29.04 Hour


Pay Comments: DOE (Depends on Experience)

Job Application Methods Accepted: Company Website

How to Apply: For a full description and to apply visit:

Employer Information:

City of Chico

411 Main St.

Chico, CA 95928

Minimum Hourly Wage: 21.06
Maximum Hourly Wage: 29.04

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 24
Education Required: High School
Driver's License Required: Yes