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  • Land Development Engineer

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/17/2018 11:14 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Civil Engineer
    ARCO/Murray National Construction Company, Inc.
    Job Location
    US-IL-Downers Grove
  • Overview

    ARCO/Murray is a premier, full service design/build general contractor with more than 25 years of experience providing clients with complete project delivery throughout the United States.  At ARCO, our goal is to foster an environment of boundless organic growth where advancement opportunities for our associates are limitless. If you are interested in our best in class merit based financial reward structure and are ready to take your career to the next level, consider joining our highly successful team!


    The ARCO family of companies completed $1.7B in revenue in 2017 and is on pace to continue exceptional growth in 2018.  ARCO has been named as one of the Fastest Fifty growing private companies in Chicago for the past 6 years and was recently awarded Best Places to Work in Chicago by Crain’s.  ARCO is currently #27 on the ENR top 100 design/build firms list.  ARCO’s leadership attributes the companies’ success to its exceptional associates and the award-winning culture they create. 



    • Attend meetings with Design/Build Business Development professionals to understand requirements
    • Research and collect site specific information to initiate the land development process
    • Design and draft land development concept plans in AutoCAD for multifamily residential, commercial and industrial uses
    • Produce colored renderings of land plans
    • Determine ability of various vehicle types to navigate a proposed route using Autodesk Vechical Tracking
    • Perform site investigative due diligence 
    • Prepare schematic site plan, grading & utility plans
    • Compile all performed and gathered due diligence information into standardized due diligence report
    • Prepare schematic site plans to illustrate site developability based on learned constraints
    • Perform storm water detention analysis, site utility design, earth work analysis, photometric analysis to best inform site planning effort for cost and constructability
    • Meet with customers to review concept plans, discuss advantages to multiple approaches, and work to define direction of project with Design/Build contracting team


    • BS in Civil Engineering or other Engineering or Design discipline
    • 5-15 years of engineering and land planning experience
    • Professional Engineer (PE) license is a plus but not required, ARCO/Murray will support the pursuit of licensure for EIT
    • AutoCad and Civil 3D (or similar site work program) 
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Project and Excel

    We Offer a Competitive Benefit Package that Includes:

    • Generous bonus program based on performance
    • ARCO funded Profit Sharing program
    • Tuition reimbursement for associates
    • 401k
    • One month paid sabbatical after every 5 years of employment
    • Scholarship reimbursement for associates’ children
    • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage

    Please visit our website at  for more information about our family of companies. 


    ARCO/Murray is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.



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