Assistant Engineer




Performs a variety of work associated with surveying, drafting, designing, and construction of utility installations including the electrical production and distribution systems, communication and street lighting systems, gas distribution systems, water and sanitary sewer distribution systems, storms sewers, asphalt and concrete street projects, and other public works projects and programs.


Any combination of training and experience equivalent to a high school diploma plus two years of related technical or college training in Computer-Aided-Design (CAD), engineering technology, civil engineering or a closely related field. Two years related experience preferred as well as experience related to utilities and public works projects preferred. Must possess valid State driver’s license.

Essential Functions of the Job

  • Plans, designs, and makes recommendations for the city electric, gas, water, sewer, street light, asphalt and concrete roadway and storm sewer improvements, major highway and street projects, extensions and expansions.
  • Surveys project sites using GPS rover equipment to obtain and analyze topographical details of sites and right-of-way.
  • Drafts and calculates field notes to document quantities, alignment, grade, and locations.
  • Makes final sketch of proposed drawing.

See job description for complete information.


This is a full-time position, Monday through Friday, day-time hours.


Interested individuals may apply online (link available at top of this page).

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1228 N Denver Ave
Hastings, NE 68901

Deadline to apply: 5:00 pm, CST, July 27, 2021

EOE/M/F/D/Drug & Alcohol Free Workplace/E-verify Participant
This position is subject to veteran's preference per Neb. statute 48-225 thru 48-227.