Construction Engineer

Westchester, IL 60154

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Civil Engineering Job Number: Na582682426 Compensation: $85000-110000 / year

Job Description

Job Title: Civil Engineer

Salary: $85-110k - based on experience 


• Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited 4-year college or university.
• Preferred completion of P.E. certification.
• Demonstrated 5-10 years of experience as a Resident Engineer or Construction Engineer within the municipal engineering field.
• Certification in IDOT Documentation.
• Proficiency in written and oral communication.
• Familiarity with computer software including ICORS, Microsoft Office, and AutoCAD.

Description of Position:

Responsibilities will include:

• Conducting inspections on various municipal engineering improvement projects.
    a. Efficient coordination with residents, businesses, and other stakeholders affected by construction projects.
    b. Reviewing the Contractor’s dynamic construction schedule.
    c. Implementing minor plan changes onsite.
    d. Drafting and preparing construction notification letters.
    e. Maintaining a project diary and daily inspection log in accordance with IDOT general requirements.

• Handling construction documentation.
    a. Tracking all quantities related to each pay item.
    b. Conducting yield checks on all materials.
    c. Establishing and managing progress payment schedules.
    d. Developing and verifying payment requests.
    e. Ensuring all documentation substantially adheres to IDOT standards.
    f. Inspecting construction to ensure compliance with plans.

• Coordinating with Utility Companies.
• Organizing and leading pre-construction meetings, and preparing meeting minutes.
• Coordinating projects with various entities such as business districts, park districts, and schools.
• Liaising with permit agencies as necessary (e.g., MWRD & IDOT).
• Conducting construction layout and staking.
• Utilizing one-man and two-man total stations for acquiring topographic data.

Meet Your Recruiter

Alyssa Ford

Alyssa Ford is a dedicated Technical Recruiter, driven by her commitment to establishing meaningful connections with individuals and assisting them in navigating the complexities of career transitions.

With one year of dedicated service at Sterling and a total of 2 years in the recruiting field, Alyssa has already significantly impacted talent acquisition.

Alyssa's innate ability to connect with people and understand their unique career aspirations has been instrumental in her success as a Technical Recruiter. She finds great joy in forging professional relationships and participating in candidates' journeys as they navigate the tough decisions associated with job changes.

Having experienced the challenges of job hunting firsthand, Alyssa empathizes with candidates facing similar struggles. She encourages job seekers not to lose hope and to stay persistent throughout their search. Alyssa believes that the right role will come along at the right time, and maintaining a positive attitude and determination can make all the difference in finding the perfect fit.

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