There is one opening with Yakima County Public Services, Water Resources Department. This position is responsible for providing entry level engineering design and project management for assigned Water Resources projects. Education and Experience: Associates of Arts Degree, NCEES (National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying) Engineer in Training Certificate AND 6 years of engineering experience working under the direction of a Licensed Professional Engineer; OR Associates of Arts Degree AND 8 years of engineering experience working under the direction of a Licensed Professional Engineer; OR a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering. Engineer in Training (EIT) Certification from a National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) compliant State. Interested applicants must apply online at www.yakimacounty.us. Position closes at 11:59 pm, June 4, 2020. For information, contact Yakima County Human Resources Department (509) 574?2210 EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability.
About Yakima County
Yakima County is located in south central Washington near the eastern slopes of the Cascade Mountains in a major agricultural and outdoor recreation region. It is situated in the fertile Yakima Valley, known for its wineries and apple orchards. The geography varies from densely timbered, mountainous terrain in the west, rolling foothills, broad valleys and arid regions to the east and fertile valleys in its central and southern parts. It is centrally located between the cities of Seattle, Spokane and Portland. The Yakima Valley is a wonderful place to live, work and play.Though agriculture has been the staple of the economy over the last 100 years, Yakima is also known for its workforce in health services and local government. Yakima County is one of the largest employers in the County, employing 900+ full-time employees that provide local government services to 260,000 residents. To learn more about the services provided, go to: www.yakimacounty.us