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Principal Structural Engineer
Under general supervision, performs professional structural engineering work of unusual difficulty. As Assistant Head of Structural Design Section, supervises the design and making of detailed plans, estimates and specifications for the erection and alteration of steel, timber, concrete and reinforced concrete structures.
Absolute Requirements: Registration as a Structural Engineer in the State of Illinois; however, for a candidate with registration as a Structural Engineer in another state, registration as a Structural Engineer in the State of Illinois must be obtained prior to appointment. Minimum Requirements: Graduation from a four-year accredited college or university majoring in chemical, civil, electrical, environmental, mechanical, sanitary or structural engineering and six years of full-time, post-degree structural engineering experience. Four years of this experience must have been in work related to the District's activities and one year of experience must have been in the supervision of degreed engineers. Substitution: Full-time graduate study in structural engineering may be substituted for the required non-supervisory experience on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two years.
Absolute Requirements: Registration as a Structural Engineer in the State of Illinois; however, for a candidate with registration as a Structural Engineer in another state, registration as a Structural Engineer in the State of Illinois must be obtained prior to appointment. Promotional Requirements: One year of service with the District as a Senior Civil Engineer, Senior Electrical Engineer, Senior Mechanical Engineer or Senior Structural Engineer. Civil service status in one of the foregoing classes.