Director of Engineering
Location: Greater Chicago Area
Are you passionate about shaping the future of our cities and communities? Do you thrive on impactful projects that transform local and regional infrastructure? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!
About Us: We are a ENR-ranked firm with a rich history spanning over 100 years. Our commitment to excellence and innovation has led to repeat business for more than two decades. As a Director of Engineering, you'll be part of a legacy that continues to shape the urban landscape.
Role Overview: As the Director of Engineering, you'll lead a dynamic team focused on municipal projects. Here's what you can expect:
- Hybrid, Flexible Schedule:
- Enjoy the freedom to tailor your workweek. Take Fridays off if you prefer to work longer hours Monday through Thursday. We believe in work-life balance.
- Ownership and Impact:
- You'll have a stake in the company's success. Your decisions will directly influence our projects and the communities we serve.
- Laid-Back Leadership:
- Your manager is approachable, supportive, and encourages creativity. We value collaboration and open communication.
- High-Profile Projects:
- Our portfolio includes transformative infrastructure initiatives. From leading industry leading water/wastewater treatment plants to bridges and roads to public spaces, you'll witness your projects come to life around you.
- Team Leadership:
- You'll oversee five direct reports, each leading a specialized group within our firm. Your leadership will drive excellence and innovation.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field
- Professional Engineer (PE) license preferred
- Proven experience in municipal projects, including public infrastructure
- Strong leadership skills and ability to motivate teams
- Passion for community impact and sustainable design
Why Join Us?
- Meaningful Work: Make a difference in the lives of millions by shaping the places we call home.
- Career Growth: Our commitment to professional development ensures your continuous growth.
- Collaborative Environment: Work alongside talented professionals who share your passion.
- Competitive Compensation: Enjoy a competitive salary, benefits, and ownership opportunities.
This is more than a job-it's a real opportunity to leave your mark on the cityscape. If you're ready to lead, innovate, and create lasting impact, apply now!