DuPage County Stormwater Sr. Engineering Technician | DuPage County Stormwater Management

Posted on Dec 28, 2022


We are pleased to offer the opportunity to work within the DuPage County Stormwater Management Department as a Senior Engineering Technician.


Responsibilities include:

  • Reviews engineering drawings, plans and specifications for construction or revision to land or physical characteristics of land owned or controlled by the County
  • Develops drawings, plans, and documents accurately depicting collected data and survey points
  • Inspects job sites and contractor’s work to ensure standards and specifications, lines, grades and traffic control are satisfied
  • Works with testing agencies to verify that concrete, asphalt and other mixtures meet construction specifications
  • Confers with engineers, developers, consulting engineers, architects and contractors
  • Identifies unacceptable features and obtains corrections
  • Obtains plans and agreements to meet standards
  • Works with engineering staff to develop and coordinate easement agreements, including preparation of legal descriptions and exhibits
  • Conducts field inspections
  • Performs field surveys to assist with design and maintenance of stormwater and drainage projects, and facility maintenance
  • Coordinates with technical staff for continued operation and maintenance of the department’s flood control facilities
  • Works with internal maintenance crew and vendors to address stream blockages countywide
  • Reviews and submits plans and revisions for approval by senior engineers
  • Corresponds with developers and others regarding complaints and required corrections
  • Inspects revised work for conformity
  • Provides technical assistance where applicable
  • Logs in new files
  • Provides guidance and shares knowledge with other staff and the public regarding department policies and procedures, such as the stream maintenance program


Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:

  • Completion of two college level courses in drafting or surveying, geological science, or related field
  • One to three years of experience in sub-professional engineering, construction or utilities work
  • Must possess and maintain in good standing, a valid Illinois driver’s license

The preferred candidate will have:

  • Knowledge in supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA)
  • Working knowledge of GIS

A pre-employment background check is required.


Salary: $76,000.00 - $80,000.00
Location: Wheaton, IL 
DuPage County offers a complete benefit package to full-time employees including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, pension, holidays, vacation, sick leave, deferred compensation plan, tuition reimbursement, pre-paid legal and credit union.


421 North County Farm Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187
United States

How to apply

DuPage County Senior Engineering Technician

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