Permit Technician/Engineer in Training (EIT)



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Charleston, WV - Professional - (USA) 503 Pennsylvania Avenue (Professional) WV Charleston , WV 25302



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Permit Technician/Engineer in Training (EIT):

Attention engineers in training! Are you ready to join a local company where you can take your career to new heights? Manpower Professional is currently recruiting a Permit Technician/Engineer in Training (EIT) for an engineering firm in Kanawha County, WV. If you enjoy reading blueprints, preparing reports, establishing contacts, and doing inspections to ensure all guidelines are followed, Manpower Professional would like to speak with you.


* Prepares all the preliminary layouts and designs for water and wastewater projects.

* Estimate the quantity and cost for the projects in the engineering firm.

* Formulate construction permits through using established contacts and knowledge of requirements.

* Prepare environmental assessments and toxic waste reports for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects.

* Install and operate the flow monitoring equipment.

* Monitor all plans and specifications.

* Establish contacts with utilities, railroads, and property owners.

* Assist in planning of facilities and design reports.

* Perform part-time inspection (as required).

What we offer:

* Starting salary of $18.00 to $20.00 per hour depending on experience

* A contract to permanent job opportunity

* Upward mobility to advance in a small engineering firm

* Access to contacts and individuals to help your success grow

* Benefits of this Opportunity:

o 401(k) - 20% match from the company

o 9 paid holidays

o Paid vacation and paid sick time/sick leave

o 3 paid days of bereavement or emergency situations

o Paid Disability and Life Insurance

o ADD Insurance

o Health Insurance (paid by the company for the employee only)


* Microsoft Office and Excel - 1 year

* Must be able to read blueprints and CAD drawings.

* Engineer in Training (EIT) (preferred)

* Bachelor's Degree (preferred but not required)

* AutoCadd - 1 year (preferred but not required)

* Construction - 1 year (preferred but not required)

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

* Work is performed in a standard office environment and occasional outdoor conditions. Employees are subject to sitting, standing, bending, and reaching for extended periods of time; and must be able to safely pull, push, lift and carry items weighing up to 40 pounds.

* Being outdoors to monitor projects is necessary and will be exposed to all weather conditions.

Travel Requirements:

* Regular regional travel is required (company vehicles are provided)

* Must have a valid Driver's License and safe driving history.

Want to learn more? Please call our office at 304-757-3338 or email us at [email protected]

Who is Manpower?

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full service staffing and human resources company that provides thousands of jobs every year across West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky. Manpower provides recruitment and assessment, training and development, career management, outsourcing and workforce solutions across the region.

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