Village of Mount Prospect
Mount Prospect, Illinois
PROJECT ENGINEER - ENGINEERING DIVISION
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
The Mount Prospect Public Works department is seeking a dependable candidate for the position of Project Engineer with the department’s Engineering Division.
This primary function of the position is to manage the Village’s annual road resurfacing and reconstruction program. Work includes the preparation of plans, specifications and related documents. In addition, the position serves as resident engineer for the road resurfacing program.
Additional responsibilities include the design of various public works projects including streets, parking lots, sidewalks, water distribution facilities, storm and sanitary sewers and various concrete structures including head walls, retaining walls, and culverts.
The position frequently requires interacting with citizens in dealing with their engineering related problems.
Duties also include preparation and administration of engineering construction plans and contracts to ensure compliance with specifications and all applicable standards. This position will also need to be experienced in constructability reviews, the processing of project progress payment submittals and competent with project correspondence with contractors, consultant engineers, and internal personnel.
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Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering required.
A minimum of four years engineering experience in municipal engineering.
Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois preferred.
Valid Class B driver’s license (CDL) from the State of Illinois or the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire.
Starting Rate: $80,000 - $100,000 annually depending on qualifications. Minimum 40 hours per week.
Any offer of employment will be conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment physical, which includes a drug and alcohol screen.
To apply, submit an application and resume to the Mount Prospect Public Works Department, 1700 W. Central Rd., Mount Prospect, IL 60056 (FAX #847-253-9377) (Phone 847-870-5640) (email@example.com). Application forms and a full version of the job description are available to download at www.mountprospect.org.