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ESI Consultants, Ltd. provides engineering consulting services. Since 2003, ESI has built and advanced a reputation by providing professional service with a practical approach. ESI is an organization comprised of highly skilled and experienced professionals who provide quality, cost effective, practical solutions. At ESI our goal is to build long lasting relationships with our business partners and clients. The ESI client list includes government agencies, large manufacturers, industrial operations, banks, financial institutions, real estate developers and law firms. We understand our client requirements and rely on their years of practical business experience to help each client achieve continued success.

We have offices in Naperville, Chicago and Charleston, Illinois. Our staff consists of engineers, scientists, and technicians who are focused on excellence and superior client service to achieve project objectives and our client's success.

We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, including a 401(k) plan with company matching. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Resident Engineer

ESI Consultants, Ltd. is seeking an experienced Resident Engineer for work in the Chicagoland area to provide construction engineering services for various highway, roadway and bridge projects. The following description is intended as a summary of key duties. Other related duties may be assigned as appropriate:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering and technical direction for construction projects
  • Oversee field site activities and provide technical advice on construction and design
  • Responsible for document control, construction project records, and quality assurance documentation management
  • Able to effectively communicate with clients and design team
  • Complete projects within budget and schedule
  • Ability to work independently, but also in a team environment
  • Ability to manage meetings
  • Ability to take a project from inception to completion

Minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Licensed Illinois Professional Engineer (P.E.) - preferred
  • Must have 7+ years of experience in progressive construction management/resident engineering experience
  • Previous IDOT, ISTHA, CDOT experience - preferred
  • IDOT Documentation certified
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Structural Engineer - Naperville, IL or Charleston, IL

ESI Consultants, Ltd. has an opening for an experienced Structural Engineer in our Naperville, Illinois or Charleston, Illinois office. This person must be an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual capable of managing, planning and designing a variety of structural assignments associated with our transportation and utilities projects. The structural components may include bridges, retaining walls, small buildings, industrial conveyor systems, underground utility structures or other miscellaneous structures. This position will include the inspection of bridges following the National Bridge Inspection Standards.

Experience and Skills:

  • Familiar with national building codes, AASHTO design criteria (LFD and LRFD), and State of Illinois Department of Transportation design standards.
  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering, preferably MS.
  • 10-20 years of experience with a variety of project assignments.
  • Illinois Professional Engineering license in good standing.
  • Illinois Structural Engineering license in good standing.
  • Strong technical skills in structural analysis and design of a variety of structures as specified above.
  • Capable of a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good management skills with the understanding of budgets and project schedules.
  • Ability to determine budget estimates and staffing requirements.
  • Capable of working independently, however coordinates well with other team members and has good interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with business development activities with an emphasis on structural services.
  • Successfully completed the Federal Highway Administration bridge inspection course NHI Course # 130055. Additional certifications are a plus.
  • Valid Illinois Driver's license

Project Engineer

ESI Consultants, Ltd is a growth-oriented consulting engineering firm with offices in Naperville, Charleston, Chicago and Crown Point, IN. We are seeking motivated, qualified staff engineers to add to our design or construction groups in our Naperville office. In this role, the ideal candidate:
  • Provides planning and design engineering for transportation, storm-water, and municipal engineering projects
  • Works as part of a growing and dynamic team, self-motivated, and positive
  • Assists in the development of Plans, Specifications, and Cost Estimates
  • Familiar with Phase I and Phase II engineering
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or Microstation
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Position requires and will teach a broad base of engineering skills
  • Provide construction engineering services including inspection and documentation
  • Communicates well with team, clients and general public
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word as well as Adobe (pdf)
  • Clients include Tollway, Chicago Water Management, IDOT/CDOT and numerous municipalities in the Chicagoland area.
  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 3-8 years of experience preferred
  • Proficient with AutoCAD and/or Microstation
  • Proactive approach and problem solver
  • Looking to develop into a project leader and business developer
Competitive compensation and full benefits package, including 401k EOE/DFWP.

Send resume to humanresources@esiltd.com

Human Resources : ESI Consultants Ltd, 1979 North Mill Street, Suite 100, Naperville, IL 60563



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