Posted Date: 3/18/2021
The Village of Waunakee (population 14,399) is currently recruiting for the position of Village Engineer. This is an important professional and administrative position responsible for engineering and construction support services for the Village of Waunakee. Reporting directly to the Public Works Director, this position is responsible for directing, coordinating, and administering engineering services for the Village.
The Engineer prepares and maintains the Village’s standard specifications for construction of public infrastructure (streets, curb and gutter, sidewalks, etc.). The positions coordinates engineering projects with other Village departments and with external agencies (DNR, DOT, USGS, etc.). Provides oversight and inspection of various construction projects in the field, both public and private. Participates in the review of plans, surveys, and related documents to ensure compliance with applicable codes and law. Responsible for the enforcement and oversight of ordinance violations such as snow removal, grass length, and other building and property exterior conditions. The full job description can be found here.
Minimum qualifications graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, or a closely related field; Registered Professional Engineer in Wisconsin; professional civil engineering experience (preferable in the municipal arena); minimum of five years of experience in any combination of skills including civil engineering, engineering technician; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. The starting salary range for this position is $74,672 to $78,083, DOQ. Including full benefits.
Interested applicants should submit an electronic application via the Village’s website (www.waunakee.com/jobs). A completed application must include a resume including salary history, a cover letter and contact information for 3 professional reference by Friday, April 16, 2021 to Caitlin Stene, Deputy Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic submissions are required. Questions regarding this position can be directed to Caitlin Stene, Deputy Administrator, by email (email@example.com) or phone (608-850-2827). The Village of Waunakee is an equal opportunity employer.