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Rantoul, IL Job ID: 1364921




The Village of Rantoul, Illinois is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Assistant Director of Public Works. The Village of Rantoul is a vibrant and diverse community with a population of 13,000, centrally located between Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. This position assists the Director of Public Works in the day-to-day operations and responsibilities of the department. The Assistant Director supports Village administration with the planning, design, and modifications to the Village utility infrastructure; reviews alternatives on Village projects thus requiring engineering experience; oversees construction and maintenance of utility system improvements including roadways, natural gas mains, electric generating and distribution facilities, airport, water, sanitary, storm water, HVAC and other Village utility needs; interacts with community residents and businesses; develops capital and operational budgets. Candidates must have a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Engineering. The desired candidate would have at least 2 years of increasingly responsible engineering experience in a municipality (or equivalent). The successful candidate should have knowledge of work performed in public utility operations, as well as a working knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulations related to construction, planning and zoning, and environmental issues. The annual starting salary is $85,000+, dependent on qualifications, plus a competitive benefits package. Residency within twenty miles of the Village's corporate limits within six months of completing the six month probationary period is required. The Village of Rantoul is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to providing equal opportunity in recruitment, hiring, and all other employment practices and decisions.

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Questions can be directed to the Human Resource Department by email at:

Completed applications must be received by 5:00P.M. October 27, 2017.

Village Of Rantoul

Location: Rantoul, IL

Category: Professional