Job Opening

Word Processing Assistant

Word Processing Assistant

Grow your career with PACE! We’re seeking a full-time Word Processing Assistant to join our award-winning company in Redding, California. This is an entry-level position in the administration department responsible for supporting department projects from start to finish.

If joining a creative engineering team, and building relationships in the community sounds like a gratifying workday, then this position could be a great fit.


  • Editing and proofreading of various documents, including layout, formatting, grammar, punctuation, spelling, and consistency.


  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficient with Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint).
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Prior experience a plus but not required.
  • Team player.
  • Preferred: Ability to type at least 50 words per minute.
  • Preferred: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Preferred: Some college experience.


Our controls engineering department oversees project design and implementation in the following areas:

Municipal Facilities

  • Water Treatment Plants

  • Well Facilities

  • Waste-Water Treatment Plants

PACE uses a broad range of industry programs to design and deliver projects: Revit, BIM, AutoCAD, manufacturer-specific proprietary software for the development of control logic, SCADA systems, VFD configuration, and wireless communication setup.


There are many reasons to join our team:

  • A family-oriented culture - New employees come for the job but stay for the team. We have a welcoming culture at PACE that will make you feel right at home.   
  • Our focus on your success - Corporate mentorship and career guidance are available to all employees. We want to help you achieve your career ambitions.  
  • Enhance the community and world around you - Through large and small community projects, you’ll see the direct connection between your work and the impact on the community. 
  • Commitment to integrity, teamwork, and excellence - These pillars have been part of PACE from the beginning. We do things right the first time even when other firms might not. 
  • Work-life balance - While the team at PACE does feel like a family, we want you to spend time with your real family. A healthy work-life balance is good for you and the business.  
  • Brand New Office Space - Our new, 22,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art office space was built for company growth. Now is the perfect time to hop onboard. 

Interested in joining our team, please send your resume and cover letter to be considered.

Perks and Benefits

  • Generous 401K and Profit Sharing Plans
  • Wide Variety of Project Types
  • Vacation, Sick, and Parental Leave
  • Support for Industry Involvement and Training


  • Mentorship and Career Path Guidance
  • Employee Appreciation Activities
  • New State of the Art Building
  • Private Office with Outdoor View


  • Competitive Salary
  • Holiday Bonus
  • Positive, Collaborative Environment
  • Health, Vision, Disability, and Life
Paid Licensing Fees
Flexible Schedules
Daycare Reimbursement