City Engineer

Are you looking for a fast-paced environment and the chance to be part of significant growth & development? The City of Oakdale, Minnesota has that and so much more - - we are hiring for a full-time City Engineer. This position will be responsible for managing all engineering division functions.   

The successful candidate will have at least five years relevant experience, a bachelors degree in civil engineering and be a licensed PE or have recently passed the EIT or PE exam, and the desire to serve with excellence and creativity. Masters degree in related field, additional experience, and relevant certifications are preferred. 

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Compensation & Benefits: The City recently completed a compensation and classification analysis to ensure market competitiveness. The 2023 annual compensation range is $132,804 - $166,004 with a comprehensive total rewards package including paid time off, insurance, and retirement contributions. 

How to Apply: Complete a standard City employment application. Candidates are encouraged but not required to submit a letter of interest with the application. Completed materials should be emailed to with the subject line: City Engineer.

Timeline: First review of application materials will begin on January 5, 2023, with interviews anticipated in early January. Candidates will receive periodic updates on the status of the hiring process.

Questions can be directed to or by calling (651) 730-2714.

The City of Oakdale is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to building a diverse, welcoming and respectful workforce. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) women, LGBTQ+ and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.