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  • Division of Power, Engineer II, City of Columbus, Columbus, OH (posted November 27, 2018, apply by Dec. 10)
  • Department of Public Utilities, Engineer-In-Training II, City of Columbus, Columbus, OH (posted November 15, 2018, apply by Nov. 27)
  • Division of Sewers and Drains - Engineer I, City of Columbus, Columbus, OH (posted October 29, 2018, apply by Nov. 9)
  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Miami University, Middletown, OH (posted September 14, 2018)
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    City of Columbus, Columbus, Ohio: Division of Power, Engineer II

    The City of Columbus Department of Public Utilities is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Engineer II in the Capital Improvement section. This position is responsible for intermediate level professional power distribution engineering and project management for mid-sized and large electric distribution and transmission projects.  Other duties include: Review and interpret plans and specifications from external designers, develop cost estimate for proposed designs, coordinate construction of distribution, substation, and transmission projects with the Distribution Operations section, and will work  with the Customer Development team to identify, design, and implement electrical service to new customers.

    To qualify you must have a valid State of Ohio certificate as a registered Professional Engineer and one (1) year of professional engineering experience. Substitution: Possession of a valid State of Ohio certificate as a registered Professional Engineer and five (5) years of practical engineering experience. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Salary $70,490 - $105,712.

    If you are interested,  please submit an application to the Civil Service Commission by applying on-line at www.columbus.gov/civilservice/ by 12/10/2018.  Applicant submittals are now managed by governmentjobs.com. If you do not already have a profile on governmentjobs.com, you will have to set up a new one before you can submit an application. Pre-employment medical/drug screen and background investigation required if selected. EOE.  Applicants may inspect and acquire a copy of the City of Columbus, Department of Public Utilities EEO Plan by visiting the DPU website at http://utilities.columbus.gov/

    Contact Person: Nikole Pettus

    910 Dublin Road

    Columbus, Ohio 43215

    Phone (614) 645-1494

    Fax (614) 645-0500

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    City of Columbus, Columbus, Ohio: Department of Public Utilities, Engineer-In-Training II

    The City of Columbus Department of Public Utilities is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Engineer-In-Training II for the Division of Water. This position is responsible for performing practical engineering work under the supervision of a Professional Engineer and will also be responsible for working towards earning a Professional Engineering certificate.  Duties include: Serving, under direction of a Professional Engineer, as the Division of Water’s Dam Safety Coordinator.  In this role, the candidate will manage the dam safety program, conduct dam inspections, maintain compliance with regulatory requirements of FERC and ODNR, provide technical support for dam operations, identify capital improvement needs for the dams, and maintain dam emergency preparedness including updating of dam Emergency Action Plans (EAPs) and conducting EAP exercises. This position will also assist with the procurement of contractors and design professionals. Individuals in this position can serve for a limited period not to exceed four years and during that time they are expected to obtain a valid State of Ohio certification as a Professional Engineer. Salary $49,940 - $74,942.

    To qualify you must have a valid Engineer Intern certificate and 2 (two) years of experience as an Engineer-In-Training I with the City of Columbus or equivalent experience, possess a valid Engineer Intern Certificate, and  must possess a valid driver’s license.

    If you are interested,  please submit an application to the Civil Service Commission by applying on-line at www.columbus.gov/civilservice/ by 11/27/2018.  Applicant submittals are now managed by governmentjobs.com. If you do not already have a profile on governmentjobs.com, you will have to set up a new one before you can submit an application. Pre-employment medical/drug screen and background investigation required if selected. EOE.  Applicants may inspect and acquire a copy of the City of Columbus, Department of Public Utilities EEO Plan by visiting the DPU website at http://utilities.columbus.gov/

    Contact Person: Nikole Pettus
    910 Dublin Road
    Columbus, Ohio 43215
    Phone (614) 645-1494  
    Fax (614) 645-0500
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    City of Columbus, Columbus, OH: Division of Sewers and Drains – Engineer I

    The Division of Sewers and Drains, City of Columbus is accepting resumes for three vacant Engineer I positions. Salary: $62,940.80 - $94,411.20. To qualify you must have a valid State of Ohio certificate as a registered Professional Engineer and have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license. This position will be responsible for assisting with activities involving planning, design, construction, maintenance or operation of Capital Improvement Projects. Please send resumes by close of business on November 9, 2018 to: Lindsay Tartt, Department of Public Utilities, 910 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio 43215. Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it Telephone: 614-645-5802 Fax: 614-645-0500. Pre-employment medical/drug screen and background investigation required if selected. EOE   

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    Miami University, Middletown, OH:  Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Technology

    Engineering Technology:  Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Technology to begin the 2019-20 academic year to teach Mechanical Engineering Technology; maintain an active research agenda; advise students; and provide service to the institution.

    Require:  Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering Technology or closely related field by date of appointment.

    Consideration may be given to candidates with relevant and technologically current industry experience; a Professional Engineering License; or teaching experience at the college level. 

    Engineering Technology is a growing and dynamic department offering a professionally rewarding opportunity for the right candidate. Over the past few years we have hired several new high-caliber faculty who have strong and diverse research interests with extraordinary teaching abilities. We are looking to add to this dynamic team.  

    The department offers ABET/ETAC accredited bachelor’s completion degree programs with concentrations in Mechanical, Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology, and Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology; and ABET/ETAC accredited associate degree programs in Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology and Mechanical Engineering Technology. The department is part of the College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science of Miami University and is based on Miami’s open-admission regional campuses in Hamilton and Middletown, Ohio. 

    Faculty in the department teach undergraduate courses during day and evening hours. Some courses may be delivered by interactive video and web. Courses to be taught include but are not limited to: thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid mechanics, advanced machine design, computer-aided drafting and design, manufacturing, solid modeling and fundamental mechanical courses such as statics and dynamics. Faculty in the department are expected to be effective teachers, develop curriculum, advise students, actively engage in outreach programs to promote associate and bachelor’s degree programs, provide meaningful service to the department and the university, which will include some program coordination activities, and develop and maintain high quality scholarship. Additional information about the department can be found at http://www.regionals.miamioh.edu/ent/ Visit the Miami Middletown web site at http://miamioh.edu/regionals/about/regional-locations/middletown/index.html.

    Submit letter of interest and curriculum vitae to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=6343.  The department will solicit reference letters from references provided in application.  For inquiries about posting, contact Dr. Ayo Abatan at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it . Screening of applications will begin October 22, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

    Miami University, an EO/AA employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or 513-529-3560.

    Miami University’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-safety/annual-report/index.html. Hard copy available upon request. A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

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    Awards 

    Ohio Society of Professional Engineers 2018-2019 Awards

    To view available awards and their deadlines go to the "Awards" tab on the left.  Most of the award winners must be OSPE members.

    Awards Manual

    The Professional Engineers in Industry Practice Division of the Ohio Society of Professional Engineers is pleased to announce its 2019 Ohio New Product Award competition.

    If your company has developed a new process or project it may be eligible for competition for state and national recognition.  Nominations are grouped according to the size of the manufacturing company. Winners will be selected in four firm size categories.  Judging is performed by the OSPE-PEI Awards Committee.  Nominations must be submitted on the entry form  , which you may also copy for multiple applications.

    A state winner will be selected in each of the four firm size categories.