Red Lake Watershed District is seeking applicants for a full-time position as a Ditch Inspector/Engineering Technician II.

Duties: Survey crew to include yearly inspection of all public legal drainage systems and coordinate maintenance, construction inspection and staking, field surveys, extensive knowledge in maps and construction plans, stream gauging, operating watershed projects, data base management and analysis, assist in preparing engineer reports, assist with District permit applications.

Requirements: Graduation from high school. Two-year technical college preferred in Civil Engineering Technology or 2 years’ experience in Trimble GPS survey equipment and software, surveying and construction experience. Knowledge of agricultural practices, construction materials and methods, and simple engineering practices. Skill in use of field, office, laboratory equipment. Ability to tolerate and work safely in construction areas and inspect moderately difficult construction projects. Applicant must have no physical limitations in relation to tasks performed, must be able to lift 50 pounds. Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) and Introductory to AutoCad (CAD)/Civil 3D. Valid Minnesota Driver’s License and knowledge of using all-terrain vehicles (ATV).

Click the link below for a complete job description. Please submit a cover letter and resume to the Red Lake Watershed District, 1000 Pennington Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701, or email RLWD@redlakewatershed.org

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Application deadline: Until filled

Salary Range: $39,429 – $56,028

Red Lake Watershed District is an Equal Opportunity Employer