Join Our Team

Nilles Associates, Inc. is always looking for talented, motivated people who thrive in an entrepreneurial environment. We value life-long learning and innovation, as well as the knowledge and perspectives that come from past experience. We encourage people to contact us who are willing to work hard as a team member to make a positive difference to the clients and communities we serve.

Our design, observation, technician, and survey personnel work in compact teams to develop each project from start to finish. This means clients get to know us, and our staff get to experience a wide variety of work while giving personal attention to each project.

For those just entering the field, Nilles Associates also offers civil engineering, land surveying, and construction observation internships to qualified candidates. Please contact us with questions.


We understand just how important benefits and work-life balance are to our employees. This is why we offer a competitive benefit package that not only helps employees to grow professionally, but also fosters the well-being of employees and their dependents.

Time Away from Work

Paid Time Off (PTO) Program / Paid Holidays / Company Outings

Insurance Coverage

Medical Insurance / Dental Insurance / Life Insurance / Short-Term Disability Insurance / Long-Term Disability Insurance

Retirement Program

Simple IRA with company match

Training Programs

Continuing Education Opportunities / Paid Membership to Professional Organizations / On-the-Job Training


Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Nilles Associates, Inc.
Attn: Patti Nilles
1250 SW State Street, Suite A
Ankeny, IA 50023

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (515) 965-0123 / Fax: (515) 965-3322

Nilles Associates, Inc. is an  Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics, national origin, age, compensation, protected veteran status, or disability status.