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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Country:
United States

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Job Category:
Transportation - Logistics, Government - Military, Other - Miscellaneous
Position type:
Part Time, Temporary, Student
City:
Mankato
State:
Minnesota
Zip Code:
56001
Reference number:
D8 29500
Job Id #:
11333465
Date Posted:
January 11, 2019

Student Worker - Program Delivery

Location of Vacancies: 

Hydraulics (Mankato), Project Management (Mankato), Design (Mankato), Construction (Windom), Surveys (Mankato/Windom), Materials (Mankato)

Attention Applicants:  Various positions will be filled in each of the areas listed above.  The assignments may be in one or more of the areas listed below.

Construction:  Assist in inspection of contractors work and methods so that the construction work meets the requirements of the plans, specification and special provisions.  Perform field testing of constructions materials to ensure that tests are performed accurately, timely, thoroughly, and according to specification.  Document and summarize all appropriate data necessary to pay contractors promptly, to ensure data integrity and compliance with government regulations.  Work hours will be Monday-Friday, with potential overtime, including some Saturdays.

Hydraulics/Design:  Individuals will perform various office and field support functions to support the District’s Hydraulic Department.  Office functions can include such things as drafting permit exhibits, drafting drainage plans, drafting storm water pollution prevention plans, analyzing various GIS data, and reviewing as built drainage plans and video information.  Field support functions can include such things as field investigations for project scoping and construction support. Individuals will perform various office and field support functions to support the District’s Hydraulic Department.  Office functions can include such things as working with regulatory permits and environmental documentation.  Field support functions can include such things as wetland, threatened and endangered species and other environmental tasks.

Project Management:  Support project managers by drafting documents, keeping minutes, developing public information exhibits and other work related to the development and management of project scopes, schedules, budgets and stakeholders.

Surveys:  Assist the Surveys Department in construction staking and the collection of existing conditions survey data.  May also assist in the office maintaining existing data archival systems with the Surveys Department as needed.

Materials:  May assist the Materials Lab in performing various materials property tests on material used for road and bridge construction, assist the Auger Crew with performing field investigations inplace pavements and soils and/or assist Materials Engineers with collecting and compiling data from various historical sources.

Minimum Qualifications
  • A valid Driver’s License for some of the above listed positions.

  • Knowledge and application of advance mathematics including algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.

  • Ability to evaluate and provide technical knowledge and /or recommend revisions or changes; ability to interact with customers (both internal and external) and stakeholders.

  • Candidates must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in any Engineering discipline with a GPA of at least 2.0

Preferred Qualifications
  • Sophomores, juniors, or students who have at least one year or more left in school before completing their program.

  • Candidates must be currently enrolled as a full-time student in any Engineering discipline with a GPA of at least 3.0.

Physical Requirements
  • Some of the jobs are physical in nature and will require a pre-employment physical.

Additional Requirements
  • Please attach your resume and unofficial transcript as a single PDF document (You will be asked to provide a copy of your transcript to verify your GPA prior to being invited to interview)

NOTE:  STUDENTS MUST INCLUDE AN ANTICIPATED GRADUATION/COMPLETION DATE ON THEIR RESUME.  THIS INFORMATION IS NEEDED TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILITY TO BE CONSIDERED.

How to Apply

  1. Go to mn.gov/careers and click “External Applicants – Search for Jobs Now”.
  2. Using the keyword search box type in, 29500.
  3. Select the job title, review the posting, and then click “Apply” at the bottom of the posting to start your application.
  4. When prompted for your Referral Source, list "Other - MN Jobs".

**Applications must be received on mn.gov/careers by 3/1/2019 to be considered** 

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