Civil Engineer I - Drainage
The Village of Arlington Heights is accepting applications for an open position of full time Civil Engineer I in the Engineering Division of Public Works.
This position is responsible for the design, management and inspection of construction of public and private improvements, focusing on drainage. Responsible for balancing construction quality, costs and public impacts. Reviews permits and plans of others and ensures these are constructed to Village standards and codes. Investigates and resolves drainage related questions and complaints from the public. This is a multi-level classification.
Requirements include knowledge of local, state and federal engineering policies, procedures, codes and construction methods. Knowledge of good civil engineering practices in design, basic surveying and construction. Prepares preliminary and final plans for public improvements such as roads, storm sewers and water mains.
Additional requirements include skill in the use of applicable computer software including spreadsheets, database management, word processing, CAD and various Engineering programs. Requirements include a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and one or more years of experience in general civil engineering work or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above. Engineer in Training (EIT) Certification required or ability to obtain within 12 months from the date of hire.
Minimum starting salary is $78,902 and includes a diverse and competitive benefits package.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit an online application available on the Village’s website at www.vah.com. Applications will also be accepted via mail: Human Resources, Village of Arlington Heights, 33 S. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005; or e-mail to: email@example.com. The fax number is 847-368-5990. This position is open until filled. Internet access is available at all local libraries. For more information concerning the Village of Arlington Heights, please visit our website at www.vah.com.
The Village of Arlington Heights is an equal opportunity employer and strives to be a welcoming and inclusive place for all, improving how we recruit, empower, and retain the most diverse and very best talent, ensuring careers in public service will continue to attract the brightest for coming generations.
Any offer of employment will be conditional upon completion of a background check and pre-employment drug screen.