Job: Village Engineer of Community Development, Village of Schaumburg, Schaumburg, IL

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Job title:
Village Engineer of Community Development
Job location:
Schaumburg, IL  60193 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
02/20/2020
Job type:
Full-Time
Compensation:
STARTING SALARY RANGE:
$86,493.00 - $105,961.00 annually dependent on qualifications. The salary range for this position is $86,493.00 - $125,428.00 .
Job category:
Civil Engineering
Land Development

Job Description


VILLAGE OF SCHAUMBURG

Human Resources Department

101 Schaumburg Court

Schaumburg, IL 60193

http://www.schaumburg.com/

The Village of Schaumburg is a thriving community of 75,936 residents located 12 miles west of O’Hare International Airport and approximately 26 miles northwest of the City of Chicago. The community is the base of the second largest concentration of retail, office and commercial activity in the state of Illinois. Of special distinction, the village was recently named one of the "Top Ten Best Places to Live" by Money Magazine, is ranked No. 5 overall in WalletHub's "Best Illinois Cities for Jobs" and, for the fifth year in a row, received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting.

The village employs approximately 600 employees in a variety of departments within the organization, such as police, fire, public works, engineering, finance, human resources, cultural services, community development, information technology, and transportation. Our employees work to serve the residents and strive to make Schaumburg the best community it can be.

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF:

Village Engineer of Community Development with an online application deadline of 03/22/2020 or until 75 applicants have successfully completed the application process.


STARTING SALARY RANGE: $86,493.00 - $105,961.00 annually dependent on qualifications. The salary range for this position is $86,493.00 - $125,428.00 .


Please attach as part of your application all necessary documents verifying that you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

The Village of Schaumburg is seeking an energetic individual with a passion for public service to join our team. If you are a Professional Engineer (PE) registered with the State of Illinois looking to put your skills to use by helping to build the community, we have an outstanding opportunity for you.

This is a chance to work for a dynamic community experiencing significant private investment, including redevelopment of the 300 acre former Motorola Solutions campus into a vibrant mixed use neighborhood. ?

JOB SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for regulation of private land development within the village, including supervision of the engineering work group, which includes a part-time Civil Engineer, a full-time Engineering Technician, and two full time engineering inspectors. Responsibilities include participation in the Project Review Group multi-department development review process; evaluating development proposals to ensure compliance with applicable codes and ordinances; providing technical advice to boards and commissions on subdivision and development engineering related items; and performing other duties of considerable difficulty involving regulatory engineering issues and functions. May serve as Village Engineer as determined and appointed by the Village Manager. Position is a middle management position within the department requiring strong supervisory skills, public contact, and the ability to exercise good judgment and work independently.

To succeed in this role applicants will need to effectively and clearly communicate to a full range of people, inside and outside the organization. We are looking to add a team member capable of finding solutions and processing change efficiently while prioritizing requests and responsibilities with accurateness.


QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
Master’s Degree in Engineering, Public Administration or Project Management preferred.

A minimum of seven years of experience in regulatory engineering with a municipal government or with a private planning agency.
A minimum of one year of supervisory experience coordinating a range of activities undertaken by others that involve directing, monitoring, and evaluating performance of staff with a municipal government or with a private planning agency.
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) with the State of Illinois.
Possession of a valid driver's license.

Proficiency with current computer software systems, including email, calendar programs, job specific software, and customer service systems preferred or within the first six months of employment.


BENEFITS:

The Village of Schaumburg has a competitive benefit package which includes: flexible benefit Section 125 plan including health, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, a retirement plan through the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, tuition reimbursement, and more.


SELECTION PROCESS:

Candidate screening process may consist of an application review, skills testing, employability assessment, interviews, reference checks, and other job-related testing or verifications. Chosen candidates will be subject to a background and criminal history investigation, and qualifying pre-employment medical examination and drug screen.


Come join our collaborative and innovative work environment.


?Become a member of the Community Development Department management team and interact with professional staff within multiple village departments, consultants, business owners, developers, and residents.


We offer flexible work options with competitive benefits including tuition reimbursement and a pension program.

DID YOU KNOW?


Our Community Development Department issues engineering permits averaging over $20 million annually in private land development investment and building permits averaging almost $200 million annually over the past five years.


THE VILLAGE OF SCHAUMBURG IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job Requirements


QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
Master’s Degree in Engineering, Public Administration or Project Management preferred.
A minimum of seven years of experience in regulatory engineering with a municipal government or with a private planning agency.
A minimum of one year of supervisory experience coordinating a range of activities undertaken by others that involve directing, monitoring, and evaluating performance of staff with a municipal government or with a private planning agency.
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) with the State of Illinois.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
Proficiency with current computer software systems, including email, calendar programs, job specific software, and customer service systems preferred or within the first six months of employment.
(Job number: 3878575)
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