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Mesquite Engineer Technician

Engineering Technician Mesquite 10-2021- Job Description PDF





Applicants for this position must have a degree or certificate from an accredited College in an electrical, construction management, or business discipline, certification from an approved staking training program, and/or a minimum of 4 years’ work experience in a related field. Must live/relocate to area where position is available, exhibit proficiency and working knowledge of personal computer systems, Microsoft office, have knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules, composition and grammar. Communicate tactfully and courteously with the general public, OPD5 employees, exhibit good grooming, learn and apply rules and regulations of OPD5. Must have a valid Nevada Drivers and be a legal resident of the United States. Pre-employment drug screening and physical required.


Job Duties:

Under the direction of the Engineering Services Manager and Engineering Supervisor, this position will be responsible to meet with customers, address customer inquiries, estimate meter and line extension costs, stake jobs/draw staking sheets according to construction specifications and OPD5 policies. Calculate material breakdowns, assign proper account numbers, secure right-of-way easements, prepare maps and drawing, conduct field inspections, prepare written reports as required and any other duties as assigned.


Applications will be accepted until the close of business on November 5, 2021. Selection is based on qualifications and an oral interview. Employment application may be obtained online at or at either of the OPD5 Offices and returned either by mail, email, or in person to one of the following addresses:


Overton Power District #5                                    Overton Power District #5                                   

    Attn:  Human Resource Department                   Attn:  Human Resource Department 

    615 N. Moapa Valley Blvd.                                   731 E. Turtleback Rd.             

    P O Box 395                                                           Mesquite, NV 89027                                              

    Overton, NV 89040




All applications are kept on file for one year and will be considered for future job opportunities.  Questions can be addressed to Kelly Cronkleton at 702-397-3030. OPD5 offers an excellent benefits package, and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.


Overton Power is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Statements included in this job advertisement are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by the employee assigned to the job.  The statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  The employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Job Details

October 14, 2021
November 05, 2021