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- Staff Engineer

Nampa Highway District No.1 is accepting applications for a full-time position of Staff Engineer.

The duties of the Staff Engineer are to assist the District Engineer in performing engineering services required to support the planning, design, construction and maintenance activities within the district. This position will coordinate and conduct topographic surveys of the roadways, develop engineering plans for projects using cad software, coordinate with and support the road crew during construction projects, conduct a variety of safety studies throughout the district, project inspections, plan review, project management and other duties as assigned. This position reports directly to the District Engineer. Wages will be based on experience plus a competitive benefits package.

Minimum requirements for this position are B.S. in Civil Engineering (or equivalent), be registered as an Engineering Intern (EI) in the State of Idaho, and a minimum of two years of engineering experience. A working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and ArcGIS are desirable.

Applicants must complete and submit an Application for Employment (NHD-010) along with a resume. The application form can be found online at www.nampahighway1.com, or picked up from the District office Monday through Thursday, 6:30 am to 5:00 pm. Applications must be received no later than 7:00 am, August 31, 2020.

Completed Applications can be submitted as follows:

  1. Delivered or mailed to Nampa Highway District No. 1, 4507 12th Avenue Road, Nampa, Idaho 83686
  2. Emailed to paige@nampahighway1.com
  3. Faxed to: 208-467-6576

The District provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age or disability as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Application for Employment


Nampa Highway District is governed by a board of three Commissioners in accordance with Idaho Code Title 40, Chapter 13. 

Each Commissioner is elected in a district-wide election, serves a four-year term, and resides in one of the three Nampa Highway Sub-Districts.  The Commissioner elections are held in conjunction with the general election on the third Tuesday of May of odd-numbered years. The Commissioners from Sub-Districts 1 and 2 were elected in 2017, and the Commissioner from Sub-District 3 was elected in 2019.
The Commissioners serve part-time. They routinely meet twice monthly for regular meetings, and additionally for special meetings as required. They also typically represent the District in intergovernmental forums, public meetings and at other events as needed.


Key Staff

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Devin Muchow

Devin Muchow serves as Director of the Nampa Highway District. He is in charge of the overall operations of the District, and is directly responsible to the board of Commissioners.
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Eric Shannon

Eric Shannon serves as the District Engineer and is responsible for the engineering and planning functions of the District. He oversees the Right-of-Way/Permits Agent, Sign Crew, and other support staff. He is directly responsible to the Director.
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Paige Rhoades

Paige Rhoades serves as the Nampa Highway District Clerk. Paige is responsible for daily office operations. Paige reports directly to the Director.
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Eddy Thiel

ROW Agent
Eddy Thiel serves as the Right-of-way agent for the Nampa Highway District. Eddy is responsible for issuing permits impacted to the right-of-way and development. Eddy Thiel reports directly to the District Engineer.