City of Marshalltown: Civil Engineer Assistant II

Civil Engineer, Engineer
City of Marshalltown, Marshalltown
Posted 2 months ago

Employer: City of Marshalltown

Job Title:  Civil Engineer Assistant II

Location: Marshalltown, IA

Brief Job Description/Summary:

Performs responsible and difficult engineering work in directing and performing a variety of municipal engineering functions; does related work as required.

List of Job Duties:

  • Performs land and construction surveys, make other measurements, calculations, and measurements accordingly;
  • Performs design and drafting of sewer, grading, paving, erosion and landscaping projects under the supervision of the City Engineer;
  • Performs project inspection and administration as required;
  • Performs computer aided drafting and design and Geographic Information Systems functions as required for city projects and for city mapping, works with other agencies to ensure that information provided is accurate;
  • Perform inspections such as driveway and sidewalks in new subdivisions for construction in the city right of way;
  • Performs special projects for police departments and other city departments such as surveying of police scenes using special equipment;
  • Conducts lab testing of samples taken from job sites such as concrete;
  • Conducts surveys of rights of way, sidewalks, driveways, and flood plain elevations;
  • Attends meetings, conferences, and workshops as requested and authorized;
  • Performs related work as required.

Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Acceptable Experience and Training

  • Graduation from a college or trade school of recognized standing with a Certificate in Construction Engineering Technology; or a related field; and
  • One year experience in the practice of electronic survey, CAD, and GIS, preferably including some supervisory experience; and
  • One year experience in construction of civil engineering projects; or
  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work.

Required Special Qualifications

  • Possession of a valid Driver’s License issued by the State of Iowa.

Further information/application process contact:

All applicants must submit a City of Marshalltown Employment Application electronically to the City Human Resource Director at  Applications can be found at under employment opportunities.

Closing Date: 

Posted 4.25.19

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering, Government, Municipal

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