Engineering Aide

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City of Ottumwa
Ottumwa, IA, United States

Phone: 6416830625
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Engineering Aide


Ottumwa, IA 



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Job Description:

The City of Ottumwa is now hiring for an Engineering Aide This is an entry level sub-professional position performing related work for environmental, water, sewer, street, and other public works projects and programs. The Engineering Aide assists staff in application of principles, methods and techniques of civil engineering technology.


The Engineering Aide performs a variety of office related functions, including preparing permits, correspondence, maps, presentation materials, brochures, reducing field notes, copying and printing materials, answering phones and responding to inquiries from contractors, developers, property owners, staff, and the general public.


The successful candidate will possess the following:



  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Courses in mechanical drawing preferred but not required
  • Possess and maintain valid driver’s license


Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


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