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Engineering Technician Trainee – 2 Openings – ENTRY LEVEL!

By November 23, 2022
  • Full Time
  • Salisbury, NC
  • December 23, 2022

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://tinyurl.com/4c7vhadw by December 7, 2022 at midnight EST to be considered.

This posting is for 2 openings and your application will be considered for both of them!
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You will be hired at $33,000 with full state benefits. Your salary will jump to $34,500 at 6 months, $36,400 at 12 months, $38,500 at 18 months, and hit $41,300 at 24 months.

The Challenge​​​​​​​
Looking to launch your career as an Engineering Technician?  We are now hiring an Engineering Technician Trainee to join our Salisbury Construction team.

In this role you will:

  • Support senior technicians and engineers in construction inspection, surveying, materials sampling, testing, erosion control, and construction traffic control.
  • Perform standardized and non-standardized tests and assignments compiling, analyzing, computing, editing, and processing field data.
  • Perform calculations and computations.

What You Bring

  • Good eyesight to use testing instruments to read plan details, make accurate field measurements, and inspect roadway and structure components.
  • Some knowledge of surveying, highway construction, or design.
  • General knowledge of math functions.
  • Ability to safely perform manual tasks using a bush axe and other tools on steep and rough terrain.
  • Can carry testing equipment over rough and steep terrain.
  • Strength to lift and carry at least 50 pounds.
  • Ability to safely work high above ground, operate a motor vehicle, be proficient in record keeping, and use engineering testing equipment.

Management Prefers
Candidates with a driver’s license.


  • You will be working inside and outside.
  • You may be exposed to high traffic volumes, heights over water or traffic, and may have to climb on bridge substructures and superstructures.

Education & Experience
High school/GED diploma; or
An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Domisty Menius at (704) 630-3220.

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To apply for this job email your details to ddemaionewton@ncdot.gov

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