Civil Engineer ll | City of Elmhurst

Posted on Mar 4, 2020

Position Summary 

Unique opportunity to work for a thriving community in the Western Suburbs. This dynamic suburban city is home to more than 44,000 residents and 2,500-plus businesses. Founded in 1836, Elmhurst has a wide variety of housing, offering those who live, work and do business here -- a vibrant mix of the past and the future.  This is a professional civil engineering position overseeing private and public construction projects within the City.  Analyzes and interprets complex engineering construction and planning documents for compliance with City requirements. The position encompasses design/construction of private development, public works and utility projects.  Provides information assistance to the public and staff regarding City standards and policies. Work is performed under the direction of the City Engineer.



Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering.

Minimum four (4) years of progressive, professional engineering design and project management experience.

Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois or other state or the ability to obtain within six months.

Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Office. AutoCAD experience a plus.

Valid Driver’s License. 

Preferred Qualifications 

Work experience in a municipal environment.

Prior plan review experience.

Prior construction oversight experience.

Prior drainage investigation experience.

Registration as a Certified Floodplain Manager (C.F.M.)

Working knowledge of the DuPage County Countywide Stormwater and Flood Plain Ordinance.


Wage: $92,000 +/- DOQ.  Full time position with an excellent benefit package; including participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.


209 N. York
Elmhurst, IL 60126
United States

How to apply

Interested candidates are requested to submit a complete application and resume online to the url listed above or at  Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of background check, drug screen, and physical.

Deadline for submitting an application is Friday, March 20, 2020.  The City provides equal opportunity and offers reasonable accommdations in all programs and employment.

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