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Job Open: Gas/Water Engineering Technician, Owatonna Utilities, MN

By General Inquiries posted 24 days ago


The Owatonna Public Utilities (OPU) has an opening for a Gas and Water Engineering Technician.  This position performs field engineering, staking and inspections on the Natural Gas and Water Systems. Assists in gas/water designs, layouts, and drawings using a computer aided drafting program. 

Qualifications for this position are the following:

  • Two (2) Degree/Certificate in an Engineering field such as Civil Engineering is required. Other related education will be considered, as well as,  a combination of education and experience. 
  • Job Experience at a gas or water utility company is preferred. All job experience will be given consideration. 
  • Valid Minnesota Class “D” Drivers License is required.
  • Proficient operation and knowledge of a computer aided drafting program is preferred. OPU uses “Auto CAD”. 
  • Experience with  ESRI and Microsoft Office Suite is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of natural gas and water design code and construction plans is a plus.
  • Ability to interpret construction/architectural plans is a plus.

If interested, an employment application can be picked up at our office, 208 S. Walnut Avenue or obtained from our website at  Position open until filled.  Applications will be reviewed daily with replies to the candidates.       


Return applications to:        Human Resource Manager

                                                Owatonna Public Utilities

                                                208 S. Walnut Avenue

                                                P.O. Box 800

                                                Owatonna, MN  55060


                                                507-446-5414 or 446-5488


Equal Opportunity Employer