The Osceola County Engineer’s Office is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant to the County Engineering position. Under the direction of the County Engineer, the position oversees construction project development, functions as chief design technician, provides lead work supervision to other technical and engineering staff, and performs technical drafting, survey, inspection, research, and design duties.
The applicant should have a minimum of an Associate Degree in a related technical field and six years of experience in roadway design/construction, or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge and skill set necessary. The applicant must possess or have the ability to obtain necessary Iowa Department of Transportation materials testing, sampling, and construction inspection certifications. The applicant will be required to hold a valid state of Iowa driver’s license. Successful applicant must undergo pre-employment drug/alcohol/physical testing.
Application forms and a job description are available at the Osceola County Engineer’s Office 300 7th St. Sibley, Iowa 51249 or the Osceola County Website: https://www.osceolacountyia.org Please submit a cover letter, resume, and completed application. Applications accepted until position is filled. Osceola County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
The primary purpose for this position under the direction of the County Engineer is to oversee construction project development, functions as chief design technician, provides lead work supervision to other technical and engineering staff, and performs technical drafting, survey, inspection, research, and design duties; represents the Department and County in a professional manner.