The Village of Oswego has an opening for Project Engineer to manage development projects and engineering work in a growing community. Located 50 miles southwest of Chicago, Oswego is well situated along the banks of the beautiful Fox River in Kendall County, Illinois. The Village is growing rapidly and anticipates continuing several major civil engineering projects in the next few years including establishing a connection to a new water source, expanding our road network, and revitalizing our historic downtown. The Village is seeking a dynamic and creative engineering professional with a high degree of technical expertise, strong project management skills and a customer service orientation. The Project Engineer will serve as the main point of contact for development projects in the Village, as well as manage the Village’s infrastructure programs.
A successful candidate will have a background in civil engineering, experience with development and project management. A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a closely related field, a minimum of three years of professional experience in engineering, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Experience working in or closely with a municipality is desired. Valid driver’s license required.
Competitive compensation and benefits are offered. Salary range is $67,748 and $96,203, with starting salary anticipated to not exceed the midpoint. Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, IMRF pension plan participation, and paid time off.
To apply, submit cover letter, resume and employment application to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. Thursday, May 23. Additional information and application available online at www.oswegoil.org.