Village of Streamwood

The Village of Streamwood, Illinois, seeks qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Public Works Director.

This is highly responsible, professional and administrative work involving assisting the Director of Public Works in planning, directing, administering, and supervising programs and activities of the department, including village street maintenance and plowing, landscaping, forestry, mechanics, maintenance, electrical, storm and sanitary sewer maintenance, water operations, administrative, clerical and engineering and construction projects. Assist in performing functions of Assistant Village Engineer including engineering plan review for new developments, and construction projects on Village ROW. Assist in preparing engineering plans, specifications and bid documents for public improvements constructed in the Village. Assist the department in administering and meeting regulatory compliance with all jurisdictional agencies such as IEPA, IDNR and MWRD. Assist in supervising construction of public improvements in new developments and on Village sponsored projects. Supervision is exercised over professional, technical, and clerical personnel. Work is performed under the administrative direction of the Director of Public Works.

Successful candidates will possess a demonstrated record of accomplishment, have strong leadership abilities, able to make decisions pertaining to staff and procedures, and set a positive example of competence, professionalism and work ethic to the organization and community. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from an accredited college or university in civil engineering; registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois or equivalent experience; four to seven years related experience and/or training. Thorough experience in municipal civil engineering work including considerable experience in a supervisory or managerial capacity. Knowledge of modern supervisory, management, and disciplinary practices and procedures. Ability to plan, organize, direct, coordinate, and evaluate work of employees completing programs of the department. Ability to analyze and recommend solutions to complex engineering problems. Thorough knowledge of construction contract administration and estimating of cost of construction work.

Salary Range
$86,611-$136,525. Excellent benefits including pension plan, health and dental insurance.

Application Submission
Please submit Village employment application, resume, and cover letter to: Karen Gray, Human Resources Coordinator, 301 E Irving Park Road, Streamwood, Illinois 60107. Employment application is available at Position remains open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Questions Concerning the Application Process
Questions concerning this application process can be addressed Human Resources, 301 East Irving Park Road, Streamwood, Illinois 60107. Telephone: (630) 736-3804. Email:

For more information, contact:

Karen Gray

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