Two employees of the
Butler County Engineer's Office have earned their Professional
Engineer's (P.E.) license, Butler County Engineer Greg Wilkens
P.E., Design Engineer.
Amy graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science
degree in Agricultural Engineering. Employed by the Engineer's
Office since 1998, she is responsible for intersection and roadway
design, commercial site plan reviews, and design of drainage
P.E., Design Engineer. Kar
earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Environmental
Engineering from Ohio State University. A BCEO employee of four
years, he is primarily responsible for bridge, culvert, and roadway
To obtain a Professional
Engineer's license in the State of Ohio, one must have graduated
from an approved curriculum in engineering of at least four years
in a recognized school or college, have at least four years of
practical experience in the engineering field, and then pass
a rigorous 16 hours of testing.
"We're proud to
have Amy and Kar on staff," Wilkens said. "One of my
objectives when I became County Engineer
was to fully develop our personnel with a more efficient use
of in-house talent. Their accomplishments will benefit the County
by allowing us to maintain quality design work while saving costs
on out-sourcing." This brings the total number of licensed
Professional Engineers at the BCEO to five.
In order to hold the
position of County Engineer in Ohio, the officeholder must have
a dual registration -- Professional Engineer (P.E.) and Professional
Surveyor (P.S.) -- as stated in the Ohio Revised Code. For more
information, please see the P.E., P.S.
page on this web site.
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For more information contact:
Petrocy, Public Information
Wilkens, P.E., P.S.,
Butler County Engineer
- Phone 513.867.5744 Fax