The City of Altoona is seeking qualified applicants for a specialized position of Engineering Technician in the Engineering Section of the Public Works Department. Applicants must have some knowledge of civil engineering principles, practices, laws and regulations affecting methods applicable to a municipal or construction-based setting; skill in arriving at project cost estimates; some skill in basic drafting, surveying and utilizing Computer-Aided-Design (CAD) software. Applicants should have the ability to apply the principles of engineering technology to specific problems; ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, with employees, contractors, construction workers, governmental agency representatives, City officials, and the general public; and have ability to read and interpret the assigned types of civil engineering plans, maps and specifications.
Applicants must possess a valid State driver's license or have the ability to obtain one prior to employment; and, must successfully complete a written examination designed to test specific aptitude.
Please submit resume, letter of interest, and three references to:
Human Resources Department
City of Altoona
1301-12th Street, Suite 301
Altoona, PA 16601-3491
The City of Altoona is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: Altoona, PA (US - 16601)