SEMCOG seeks a civil engineer, planner or other degreed individual with a minimum of five years experience in infrastructure planning and asset management, to assist with developing an integrated infrastructure management system The selected candidate will have a strong working knowledge of asset management, and experience in underground infrastructure issues, including water, wastewater, and stormwater. The individual will represent SEMCOG with other state and regional activities regarding water and wastewater planning.
The successful candidate will have strong quantitative skills needed for technical analysis, as well as skills working with local governments and partners. The candidate needs to be able to integrate work with other SEMCOG priorities, including the integration of infrastructure issues between above ground and below ground systems into SEMCOG planning and implementation activities. A college degree in engineering, planning or related field is required.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact and work with a range of external stakeholders such as federal, state, county, and local agencies, including administration of meetings and creating presentation materials. The candidate must have good organization and time management skills, and be able to work cooperatively and collaboratively with internal staff. Effective written, verbal, and presentation skills required, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience.
The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments (SEMCOG) supports local planning through its technical, data, and intergovernmental resources. The work SEMCOG does improves the quality of the region's water, makes the transportation system safer and more efficient, revitalizes communities, and spurs economic development.