Piatt County Highway Department

Engineering Technician


The Piatt County Highway Department is accepting applications for the position of Engineering Technician. The position includes design, construction and maintenance engineering for the roads and bridges of Piatt County.


JOB SUMMARY: Serves as Engineering Technician for various road and bridge, drainage, and similar projects. Accountable for Piatt County NBIS, preparing permits pertaining to the Piatt County highway system, and the Piatt County Sign Maintenance Program. Provides technical guidance to in-house staff pertaining to engineering matters during design and construction, investigates citizen inquiries, conducts field inspections, and develop recommendations. Performs other duties as assigned or required.


QUALIFICATIONS: The following are considered as comprehensive qualifications. Applicants need not have every qualification listed but should generally possess a wide array of these qualifications and skills.


Experience: Candidates for this position must possess the following experience, or experience deemed to be equivalent to the following:


Skills: The following skills are basic to the functions of this position.


Required Licenses: The person holding this position must have the following licenses:



APPLY TO: Piatt County Engineer

1115 North State Street

Suite 150

Monticello, IL 61856

Email: eseibring@piattcounty.org


APPLY BY: A letter of introduction and a resume (including three references with contact information and salary requirements) should be submitted to the address above, or in lieu of hard copies, “pdf” files may be sent to eseibring@piattcounty.org.