Board of Operating Engineers


Meetings will be held as needed to carry out the board's required duties.


Of this five-member board, three of the members shall have been a first class licensed engineer in the city for a period of five years. The fourth and fifth members shall be persons with five years experience in power, refrigeration, and heating installation or operation. The length of terms is five years.

  • Chad Chaney
    Term expires on September 25, 2022
  • Joseph Zimmerman
    Term expires on September 25, 2022
  • Burell (Butch) Grimm
    Term expires on October 18, 2015
  • Fred Maier, Chairman
    Term expires on January 17, 2022
  • Jimmy Payne
    August 10, 2025

About the Board

This board advises the city administration on engineering matters and proposes the content of engineer's examinations, which will reasonably test the examinee's knowledge of the engineering trade.