Village of Mount Prospect

The Mount Prospect Public Works Department is seeking a candidate for the position of Engineering Inspector in the Engineering Division. The Engineering Inspector ensures that all public and private improvements installed in residential, commercial and industrial development conform to plans approved by the Village.

Essential Functions:

In this position, the incumbent performs field inspections on site improvements including roadways, curbs and sidewalks, sanitary sewer, storm sewers, water mains, private site improvements. They also perform  field surveys, public improvement design, drafting, specification preparation, construction layout, inspection, documentation, permit reviews, and responds to informational requests from the staff, residents, engineers, surveyors and developers.  They assist in the planning and implementation of tasks necessary to achieve the goals of the Public Works Department. Please reference the job description for a list of essential job functions.

Educational Requirements:

Associate’s degree in construction engineering, construction management, or related field required.

Experience Requirements:

A minimum of two years engineering experience in municipal engineering, including construction inspection experience preferred.

Valid Class B driver’s license (CDL) from the State of Illinois or the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire.

Salary and Benefits:  Starting salary is between $80,000 – $95,000 when annualized, depending on qualifications.  Minimum 40 hours per week (Mon. through Fri. 7AM – 4PM).  Excellent benefit package includes IMRF pension, holiday, sick, personal and vacation time, comprehensive health plans, life insurance, and 457 retirement plan.

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The Village of Mount Prospect is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strives to be a welcoming and inclusive place for all. People of diverse backgrounds, veterans and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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