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  Engineering & Technical Job Listings

As of Wednesday September 2, 2015, the following positions are available.

Equipment Operator II-Pct. 3 (Alvin)


High school diploma or GED required, and three months related experience, or combination of education and experience. Applicant must have a valid class B CDL with tanker endorsement, or certification within 90 days. Duties will include but are not limited to, general labor in assisting the asphalt and bridge crew, including raking and shoveling asphalt, tree trimming, patching roads, and bridge repair. Starting salary is $14.86 per hour including excellent benefits. Please apply at the Brazoria County Human Resources Department, applications may also be obtained and submitted at this website.


Programmer (Full-time)


Bachelor or Associate degree in Computer Science or a closely related field; AND three years of experience in information technology programming and database support; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Knowledge of operating systems, programming, application and database support and network communication required. Experience in Oracle PeopleSoft Financials and HCM, Microsoft SQL Server, BI Publisher, Crystal Reporting, ECR, SSRS, or similar reporting platforms a plus. Duties include, but are not limited to:


  Modifies or adds functionality to software programs; installs, configures and manages software environments.

  Maintains various in-house software programs for supporting various department operations.

  Creates custom software; modifies delivered software; protects data via backup systems.

  Responds to user calls or e-mails regarding technical software issues; conducts trouble shooting methods.

  Maintains existing reports/queries; develops new reports/queries.

  Supports servers and reporting software.

  Configures and supports various software programs.

  Installs new users; trouble shoots and resolves issues.

  Performs project management as assigned.

  Designs and develops training manuals for new processes, reports or system enhancements.

  Interacts with various vendors, external public agencies and the private sector regarding software systems.

  Conduct research regarding new software systems.


Hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. 5:00 P.M, occasionally after hours and on weekends. Starting annual salary is $52,213-$60,529 depending on qualifications and experience. Please apply at the Brazoria County Human Resources Department or applications may be obtained and submitted at this website.


Assistant County Engineer


Under general supervision, performs the planning, designing and directing of civil engineering projects for the County.



         Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or other related Engineering field

         Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas or able to obtain.

         Experience is preferred in subdivision design or review, drainage calculations and storm water management, and road and bridge construction and maintenance

         Experience with land surveying principles and practices is preferred

         Knowledge of engineering codes and ordinances related to the Texas Local Government Code regarding County interest and issues

         Knowledge of general civil engineering practices and design for roads, bridges and drainage

         Basic knowledge of engineering computer software, construction plans, specifications, and drawings

         Good communication skills

         Good computer skills


Job Responsibilities

         Participates in the development and implementation of annual County road reconstruction/maintenance plans.

         Interprets County subdivision regulations for developers; as well as review and provide comments to plat and construction plans of proposed subdivision within the County.

         Provides technical aid and coordination with various County departments.

         Provides work direction to technical staff.

         Assists the public regarding platting, surveys and development questions and/or issues.

         Reviews utility relocation permits associated with capital, road or bridge improvement projects.

         Reviews heavy haul permits that may be crossing load limited roads and bridges.

         Performs the design and construction of capital, road and bridge improvement or maintenance projects.

         Participates in planning activities for capital projects and road and bridge activities

Starting salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Please apply at the Brazoria County Human Resources Dept. or applications may be obtained and submitted at this website.


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