Engineering Technician - Cherokee County

Cherokee County Engineer's Office

5074 Hwy. 3, Cherokee, IA 51012 712-225-6712

Cherokee County is seeking applicants for an Engineering Technician position. Cherokee County is an equal opportunity employer.

Desired Qualifications:

Qualifications: A minimum of a two-year Associates Degree or Civil Engineering Technical Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Required to hold a valid Iowa driver's license and obtain CDL if required. Required to have or be able to obtain and hold the Iowa DOT certifications for inspection. Candidate must successfully pass job physical capacity profile and drug screening by a designated physician. Work reporting location is in Cherokee, Iowa. Special emphasis will be placed on drafting and serveying experience.

Application Instructions:

Applications may be found online at or by calling the Cherokee County Engineer's Office at 712-225-6712. Resume and a completed application should be sent to the:

Cherokee County Engineer's Office

Attn: Brandon Billings, P.E.

5074 Hwy 3

Cherokee, IA 51012



Duties include but are not limited to preliminary site survey and related design. Serves as inspector on various projects; samples and analyzes materials being used in a variety of construction and maintenance projects; checks compliance of work performed; compiles reports for management of quantity and quality of materials used on projects; performs duties related to surveying, design, drafting, and planning; is familiar with GPS and robotic survey equipment.

Required to follow all Safety Rules and Policies for Cherokee County.

Location: Cherokee County

Wage: Starting salary will be commensurate with experience.


Close: Monday May 21st 2018

Date Posted: Monday April 16th 2018

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