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Civil Engineer - Emmons & Oliver Resources, Inc. (EOR) 

Emmons & Olivier Resources, Inc. (EOR) is an engineering and environmental consulting firm that specializes in: WATER (watersheds + water resources), ECOLOGY (ecosystems + natural resources) and COMMUNITY (civil engineering, landscape architecture + planning). We have an exciting opportunity for an individual who is eager to be a leader in a multi-disciplinary environment.

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Brief Description:

Ideal candidate is proficient in all aspects of civil design, drafting (Civil 3D), construction inspection, and specification writing. Must thrive in a small company environment, which requires a well-rounded skill set and the desire to explore new and innovative designs. Candidate should be able to both design and oversee implementation of projects independently and pass on knowledge and skills to other staff members when working as part of a team. Will have the opportunity to work on a range of innovative projects of varying scale (50k to 5MM).

Desired experience includes or more of the following:

Education/Experience requirements:

  • Professional registration in IA or ability to obtain with 6 months
  • Minimum of 6-years related professional experience
  • BS in civil engineering or related engineering field
  • Proficient with CAD (Civil 3D) and plan assembly
  • Proficient with preparation of bidding & contract documents and technical specifications
  • Experience working in a consulting environment
  • Passion and experience in one or more of the following industries
    • Water Resources
    • Agricultural BMPs
    • Municipal
    • Site Development
  • Surveying experience and credentials a plus


Boone, IA - will consider other IA locations for select candidates

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should e-mail a letter of interest and résumé (including 3 references with current contact information) to Susan Nelson ([email protected]). Please visit our website at for further information on our company, services, and projects.

Closing Date: 6/25/2018

EOR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Public Works Director/City Engineer- City of Waukee, IA.

The Waukee Public Works Department is a fast-paced growth environment. It is part of the initiative to build a community, and to make improvements that will benefit the citizens for decades. This Department has a visionary role in anticipating future needs. There is a prevalent culture of teamwork throughout the City organization. The city has sufficient resources to make major improvements throughout the community.

The Public Works Director/City Engineer holds full responsibility to plan, develop, implement and coordinate the ongoing activities of the Public Works Department overseeing the Engineering and Operations Divisions.


  1. Bachelor’s Degree in, Engineering, Public Administration or related field.
  2. Eight (8) years of experience in Public Works or in professional engineering related to public infrastructure.
  3. Four (4) years of supervisory experience.
  4. State of Iowa Professional Engineering (PE) license required or able to obtain within six (6) months of hire.
  5. Must possess a valid Iowa Driver’s License and meet the requirements of the City’s motor vehicle policy.
  6. Working knowledge of all aspects of gas, water, sanitary sewer, wastewater and storm sewer utilities and street maintenance.
  7. Able to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  8. Knowledge of federal, state and local codes and regulations governing design and construction of public works projects.
  9. Comprehensive knowledge of current principles, practices and operations of public works administration.
  10. Thorough knowledge of engineering information sources and in the application of engineering methods.

How to apply:
Complete description is on the website. Only applications that are submitted through the City of Waukee website will be accepted. Click here to apply. 

Municipal, Site, or Structural Engineer - IIW P.C.

IIW, P.C. (IIW) is a multi-disciplined firm providing creative and innovative solutions in architecture, engineering, land surveying, and construction services to public and private clients. IIW has over 75 employees with its corporate headquarters in Dubuque, Iowa; branch offices in Davenport, Iowa and St. Cloud, Minnesota; and satellite offices in Hazel Green, Wisconsin and the Fox Cities, Wisconsin.

This position provides the opportunity to lead design and business development endeavors at IIW, P.C.’s Davenport, Iowa Office. IIW fosters a team oriented atmosphere, emphasizing quality client service and long term client relationships. Mentoring, continuing education and professional development is emphasized for all of our staff. This is a full-time position in our Davenport office.

Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual who excels at project management and is looking to expand into leading a design team. The right person will have exceptional technical skills in the areas of land development, structural design, or municipal engineering. This person will also excel at business development in the Quad Cities area.


> Minimum 6 years of practical experience in design of public and/or private projects.

> Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.

> Current Licensure as a Professional Engineer in Iowa with the capability of obtaining multi-state licensure.

> Practical knowledge of codes, ordinances and regulatory requirements related to project design.

> Experience in contract negotiation, project management, financial management, and business development.

> Working knowledge of Autodesk Civil 3D and/or Revit platform.

> Effective communication with staff, clients, contractors, and regulatory agencies.

> Proven success with selling, managing and executing projects

For more information and how to apply, click here