Regional Stormwater Coordinator | Madison County Illinois Government

Posted on Aug 16, 2023


Responsible for coordinating all storm water activities for Madison County, maintaining intergovernmental communication among local, state and federal agencies as it pertains to storm water planning and implementation, representing Madison County in efforts to carry out programs established by Madison County, and periodically reporting on the status of storm water planning as directed by the Building & Zoning Administrator.


  • Supports planning and implementation of storm water initiatives for Madison County as directed by the Building & Zoning Administrator
  • Enforces the storm water drainage and detention, erosion and sediment control ordinance, which includes assisting in the review of development and site improvement permits and subsequent field inspection of construction sites
  • Monitors the county storm water hot line and responds to flooding complaints and develops a plan of action to address ongoing flooding issues
  • Coordinates the MS-4 program and all activities identified in Madison County’s Notice of Intent
  • Coordinates field inspections with the Soil and Water District at permitted construction sites in the county
  • Prepares monthly reports on the status of storm water planning and implementation and ongoing flooding concerns
  • Develops and implements an annual clean streams program
  • Manages contracts with consulting engineers as assigned by the Building & Zoning Administrator
  • Acts as storm water liaison/contact person on behalf of the Madison County Board to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Services, the Federal/Illinois Emergency Management Agencies, other state/federal agencies, municipalities, townships, landowners and business/developers
  • Searches for financial support for storm water activities from any source of funds including federal, state, local and private
  • Develops resource inventories and studies, maintains library of old studies, collects all information that may be useful in addressing storm water problems
  • Coordinates creation and implementation of intergovernmental agreements to address storm water problems such as development of small projects that can be implemented by in-kind workers from municipalities, townships and counties
  • Develops, coordinates, and implements storm water educational programs for the public.
  • Assists in the development and promotion of model storm water ordinances for counties, townships and municipalities
  • Assists all governmental agencies during storm water emergencies
  • Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above

This description is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of difficulty that will be required of positions that will be given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision. The use of a particular expression or illustration describing the duties shall not be held to exclude other duties not mentioned that are of similar kind or level of difficulty.

Equal Opportunity Employer


A bachelor’s degree in a related field, five (5) years experience in storm water management, management of capital improvement projects, or a related field, acquire certificates for Floodplain Manager and Erosion, Sedimentation, and Storm Water Inspector within one (1) year (or as directed by the Building & Zoning Administrator), and a valid driver’s license are required.

  • Madison County, IL residency requirements must be met within 6 months of hire

Salary and Benefits

Madison County Government offers a competitive compensation package including:

  • Competitive wages on a step plan with guaranteed increases based on years of service.
  • Complete health insurance benefits package with Medical & Prescription, HSA & FSA, Dental and Vision.
  • Retirement contributions via the Illinois Investment Retirement Fund (IMRF) pension.
  • Eight-hour workday, which includes a one hour, paid lunch.
  • 14 paid holidays.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Life Insurance and Supplemental Accident & Critical Illness coverage.
  • Paid time off in the form of Vacation and Sick days that begin accruing day one.


157 N. Main Street
Suite 254
Edwardsville, IL 62294
United States

How to apply

Visit http:/ for paper application and full posting.

If you prefer to submit a paper application, please submit to:
Chris Doucleff at or by mail to Chris Doucleff, 157 N. Main St., Suite 254 Edwardsville IL, 62025


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