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JOB VACANCY #JV 2022-34 Engineering Aide III


THE POSITION OF:                        Engineering Aide III




CLASSIFICATION:                         AFSCME 2763 – Rank & File

STARTING PAY RATE:                 $22.87/hour, 40 hours/week                                 


POSTING DATE:                             September 16, 2022


Qualified, interested candidates must submit an employment application and a current resume

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Typical job duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Conducts on-site inspections to ensure that applicant is in compliance with the street cut permit issued.
  • Conducts on-site inspections to ensure that applicant follows the proper backfilling and paving requirements of the City of Reading.
  • Maintains records of all permits, inspections and actions which may follow.
  • Assists Engineering Aide IV in completing PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permits and maintaining records of same.
  • Assists in field surveys of City infrastructure as needed.
  • Assists in preparation of plans and specifications of City construction projects as needed.
  • Provides street cut location data to streets personnel for restoration.
  • On call on rotating basis with other engineering staff to locate City owned underground utilities. Mark same for and reply through PA One Call.


Educational Requirements

  • High School or General Equivalency Diploma required
  • Valid PA Driver’s License



  • Relevant work experience with emphasis on mathematics including trigonometry and engineering.
  • Three (3) years of related construction, surveying and/or engineering experience required.



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