The City of Champaign seeks qualified candidates for a career opportunity as a Civil Engineer III in the Public Works Department.
The City of Champaign, Illinois, is a progressive, vibrant, and diverse community of 84,000 residents conveniently located at the convergence of three Interstates with Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis all within a short 2.5-hour drive. Home to the University of Illinois, our micro-urban community boasts a growing economy built on award-winning and innovative education, medical, research, technology, and manufacturing. Champaign is a family-friendly community filled with beautiful parks, diverse cultural opportunities, thriving Downtown and Campustown districts, affordable housing, and a stellar public library. With more than 500 employees, the City of Champaign offers great career opportunities for caring individuals who are dedicated to providing excellent customer service to our residents. As a member of the City’s team, you will have the opportunity to transform how people live, work, and play in our wonderful community.
The City’s mission is to provide responsive, caring, cost-effective service in partnership with our community. The following values guide our work: Personal Integrity, Responsibility, Respect, Teamwork, Results. The City of Champaign is committed to promoting a work environment and a community that values and supports diversity and inclusion.
Responsibilities of Position
Duties for this position include (but are not limited to): identification of sanitary sewer issues and development of solutions; planning and budgeting of sanitary improvements; development of construction plans and specifications for routine projects; managing engineering consultants and construction contractors; construction observation; sanitary sewer system modeling; communicating with contractors, project partners, property owners, and stakeholders; attending neighborhood meetings and making public presentations.
Applications, including a cover letter and resume, must be submitted online to champaignil.gov/jobs no later than Sunday, July 29, 2018.