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Village of Carpentersville, Construction Engineer

DEPARTMENT:           Public Works and Engineering

STATUS:                      Full-time, exempt

RATE OF PAY:             Starting at $85,000

APPLICATION:            Employment applications are available on the Village website:

CLOSING DATE:           Position will remain open until filled

The Village of Carpentersville is seeking an experienced and reliable professional to fill the role of Construction Engineer in the Public Works Department, who will work under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Public Works and Engineering.

The Construction Engineer oversees private and public construction projects and performs inspections and reviews of various infrastructure and private development improvement projects. This position also provides field engineering support for water, sewer, street, and other capital projects and programs ensuring construction is performed in accordance with design plans, Village engineering standards, current codes, and other criteria.

The requirements for this position include an Associate’s degree in civil engineering technology or construction management, or a closely related field, and a minimum of four years of professional civil engineering experience. This position also requires a valid State of Illinois Driver’s License upon hire. Applicants must have thorough knowledge of engineering principles, and engineering plans and specifications.

The successful candidate must demonstrate appropriate and effective communication skills and have the ability to exercise critical thinking, problem solving, sound judgement, initiative, professionalism, and safety.

A full-time position at the Village of Carpentersville includes a comprehensive benefits package which offers medical, dental, vision, and group life insurance, IMRF pension, several options of pre- and post- tax retirement savings plans, flexible spending programs, and supplemental insurance benefits.

The Village of Carpentersville is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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