Village Engineer – Village of Germantown, WI (Population 20,142)
Germantown is seeking a dynamic and approachable leader to be its next Village Engineer. Germantown is in Washington County, just north of the Interstate 94 Corridor with close access to the major economic and cultural centers of Milwaukee. The community has had excellent growth in recent years presenting both opportunities and challenges. The village desires to maintain the pace of growth with a balance of residential, commercial and industrial development. As a result of this goal, Village planning places great focus on economic development objectives and implementation strategies. However, enhancing the community’s authentic small-town character and attaining a high quality of life that is accessible to all community residents remains the heart of the village’s vision for the future. The salary range is $105,000 – $108,366 DOQ, plus excellent benefits. Relocation assistance is available for this position. The Village Engineer reports to the Director of Public Works. The village government is comprised of a Village Administrator, Village President and Eight Trustees elected on a non-partisan basis. The Village Engineer oversees the Engineering Department and coordinates project development with engineering consultants.
This position requires advanced professional knowledge in modern theories, principles and practices of public works administration, engineering, capital project construction management, field maintenance operations and program development. Requires knowledge of applicable laws, codes, ordinances, and regulations governing modern and accepted public works construction, maintenance, and engineering practices. Requires experience in budget preparation and administration, the financial management of capital projects as well as effective written and oral communication skills necessary to interact with a wide variety of individuals including members of the public, vendors, contractors, Village staff, and elected officials.
A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET-accredited university with 5 – 7 years in progressively responsible management positions in charge of a variety of engineering staff and large construction projects, or any combination of experience that provides the equivalent knowledge. The individual must possess or be able to obtain a valid Wisconsin driver’s license. Registration as a Professional Engineer in Wisconsin is required. Germantown also desires a candidate who fosters teamwork and who will support and encourage a positive working environment and professional development opportunities for public works staff. Visit the community website at www.governmentjobs.com/careers/germantownwi.
How to Apply:
Send cover letter, resume, salary history and 5 work-related references (in one PDF file) to Public Administration Associates, LLC, Attn: Bruce Stelzner, Associate at email@example.com by September 6, 2023.
Confidentiality must be requested and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.
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