Civil - Construction, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
The City of Naperville seeks a motivated and qualified individual to serve as a Project Manager – Development Review Team in the Transportation, Engineering, and Development (TED) Business Group. The Project Manager - DRT assists the Development Services, Planning, and Engineering teams in providing seamless service between the DRT, TED, and all other City departments. The Project Manager functionally coordinates the efforts of plan review and/or building permit project/process teams consisting of internal staff members and consultants to complete work assignments - - the mission is to provide quality development review services for all development processes. Reporting to Development Review Operations Manager, this job incumbent is responsible for managing development projects (and associated personnel) from concept through Certificate of Occupancy, as well as for managing special planning projects.
Working in a team environment, the Project Manager - DRT is responsible for reviewing and coordinating projects as they relate to the planning process, permitting process, OAA/annexation agreements, engineering and plats. He/she responds to internal & external inquiries and concerns pertaining to all developments within the City; provides direction to team members for commercial and residential developments from the planning stages through Certificate of Occupancy; meets and advises developers and attorneys regarding development applications and processes, regulations and directives; represents the Plan Review Team at public meetings related to planning issues; and provides technical assistance as necessary to the City Council, to the Plan Commission, and to citizen committees.
The Project Manager - DRT ensures that development reviews are completed in a timely manner, and assists in developing and implementing policy/procedure pertaining to all types of development and in the development of performance measures. The Project Manager also coordinates and leads concept meetings with potential developers, and
coordinates the Development Review Team’s role in the Plan Commission Process, attending Plan Commission Meetings as the Planning Team/TED liaison, as necessary.
At a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, urban planning, construction management or closely-related field is required. Three to five years of progressively responsible engineering, planning or construction management work experience is required. A valid State of Illinois Driver’s License is also required.
Preference may be given to candidates who possess an Illinois Professional Engineer license and/or AICP or ICC certification and/or Project Management Professional certification.
Desired candidates will possess strong analytical and communication skills, and strong knowledge of project management principles.
Additional Salary Information: dependent upon qualifications.
Internal Number: 9020
About City of Naperville
The City of Naperville, Illinois is a dynamic community of 145,000 residents, conveniently located 28 miles west of Chicago. Money Magazine consistently recognizes Naperville as one of the best cities in the United States in which to live. The City has gained national recognition for our family-friendly environment, excellent schools and library system, low crime rate and vibrant downtown area. Naperville is a great place to work, also! Our municipal government employs over 900 dedicated individuals in a wide range of job categories.