CH2M Force Account Water Engineer-Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois
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FORCE ACCOUNT ENGINEER-CHICAGO, IL
CH2M is seeking a full-time Force Account Engineer to join our growing team in Chicago, IL. CRT (a joint venture of CH2M, Teng & Asso. (exp U.S. Services), and Rise Engineering (ARCADIS, U.S.) provides program management services to Chicago Dept. Of Water Management (CDWM) in support of delivering their Capital Improvement Program (CIP). This position will report to the CTR Force Account Manager. The primary responsibility of the position is to review proposed construction plans for other agencies, developers, etc., for impacts to the City of Chicago’s water facilities. All conflicts between the proposed construction and existing water facilities have to be resolved prior to issuing permit approval. In some cases, water facility adjustments must be designed and executed. Excellent writing and verbal communication skills are necessary since a significant portion of the position involves formal letter writing, emailing, meetings, and phone conversations with other staff members, other City agencies, and outside design professionals. The position is deadline driven and requires a high degree of organization to review multiple projects in a short period of time.
Our Force Account Engineer:
• Respond to “Existing Facility Protection Requests” issued by the City of Chicago Office of Underground Coordination• Examine/review proposed plans for impacts to DWM facilities• Design and produce plans, as well as the necessary paperwork, to temporarily/permanently remove/relocate impacted water facilities• Address DWM-Bureau of Engineering Services request for information on existing facilities and on projects by other agencies• Design and produce plans and the necessary paperwork for new water service connections• Assist with project status tracking in Excel database• Coordinate with the CTR Water Design and Construction teams
The minimum qualifications for this position are:• BS in Civil Engineering or Construction Management• 0 to 2 years of experience• Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:• Working knowledge of ArcGIS• E.I.T. or P.E. • 2 plus years of experience in land development design or construction inspection• Engineering experience with utility infrastructure work• Proficiency with Microsoft tolls, including Word, Outlook, Excel and Access
At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let’s get to work.Developing People through Challenging ProjectsCH2M will not sponsor an employment visa (H1B, etc.) to fill this position.
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