The City of Naperville seeks a self-starting, motivated and goal-oriented individual to serve as a Project Engineer in the Transportation, Engineering, and Development (T.E.D.) Business Group.
The Project Engineer performs a variety of municipal engineering functions, including (but not limited to) overseeing maintenance and capital improvement programs for roadways, traffic signals, and bicycle and pedestrian facilities; reviewing development projects and permits; and addressing business and resident inquiries related to transportation and engineering matters. The Project Engineer leads and participates in multi-disciplinary project teams and coordinates with other TED teams, City departments, and other agencies on local and regional projects. This position reports directly to the Deputy City Engineer.
Working in a team environment, the Project Engineer is responsible for achieving the shared goals of the Transportation, Engineering and Development Business Group. Primary responsibilities include:
Conducting transportation studies pertaining to all modes of transportation, including the City’s roadway network and traffic signal system, neighborhood traffic and parking, transit, and bicycle and pedestrian facilities;
Managing maintenance and capital improvement projects through all phases from concept to completion, including budgeting, coordination with consulting engineers and in-house staff, design, review, approval, permitting, construction, inspection and final close-out; and
Performing engineering review of commercial and residential development plans and permit applications.
Additional responsibilities include interacting with residents, property owners and businesses to address transportation and engineering-related concerns, and providing support to various City boards and commissions.
? A Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management, or a related transportation field
? One or more years’ experience supporting civil engineering projects (related internship experience will be considered).
? Possession of an Illinois Engineer Intern license
? A valid State of Illinois Driver’s License.
? Additional years of experience with municipal engineering projects isa plus.
? Possession of an Illinois Professional Engineer (P.E.) license isa plus.
Desired candidates will possess strong analytical and communication skills and knowledge of project management principles. Also important to this position are computer skills, report preparation experience, and experience interacting with the public and/or with project stakeholders.
The City of Naperville, Illinois is a dynamic community of 148,000 residents, conveniently located 28 miles west of Chicago. Money Magazine and other publications consistently name Naperville as one of the best cities in the United States in which to live. The City has gained national recognition for our family-friendly environment, excellent schools and library system, low crime rate and vibrant downtown area.
Naperville is also a great place to work! Our municipal government employs approx. 900 dedicated individuals in a wide range of job categories. In return for your “great service all the time,” we’ll provide you with a dynamic work environment, career growth opportunities, an innovative team of professionals, plus a competitive benefits package.
PLEASE NOTE: OUR APPLICATION PROCESS IS ON-LINE!
The City of Naperville accepts only online applications. Apply by going to the City’s website (www.naperville.il.us) and click “Careers.”Here, hit the “Find Employment Opportunities” button, and scroll down and select “Project Engineer” to view the job’s details. Then simply hit “apply.”
Upon your first application to the City of Naperville, you will be prompted to “create an account” which allows you to easily complete & submit an application, and attach a resume or cover letter, if you wish. It is important that your application is complete and thorough. Please include/enter all requested education, work experience, and other information. Incomplete applications are subject to rejection.
If you require assistance/accommodation in order to apply, please call (630) 305-5959.
The City of Naperville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
$58,580 – 75,533, commensurate with relevant experience
Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S Eagle St.
Transportation, Engineering and Development
About City of Naperville
The City of Naperville, Illinois is a dynamic community of 145,000 residents, conveniently located 28 miles west of Chicago. Money Magazine consistently recognizes Naperville as one of the best cities in the United States in which to live. The City has gained national recognition for our family-friendly environment, excellent schools and library system, low crime rate and vibrant downtown area. Naperville is a great place to work, also! Our municipal government employs over 900 dedicated individuals in a wide range of job categories.