As an OMEGA engineer, you’ll build your career on a larger scale, maintaining momentum through the stability of long-term projects and major infrastructure. With a strong pride of ownership, your career will never slow. Because we know what movement means to you.

Movement means mega experience.
Movement means meaningful input.
Movement means opportunity.

At OMEGA, you’ll build the career that keeps you moving.

MEGA Projects

Mean Big Opportunity

OMEGA is the largest construction engineering consultant in the Chicago area.

As an engineer, you’ll build the very structures that millions of people depend on every day—from complex highway systems to major bridges. You’ll break away from the engineering pack and emerge at the forefront of the industry.

OMEGA Projects:

  • Circle Interchange Flyover
  • IL 59 at I-88 Diverging Diamond Interchange
  • I-90 Corridor
  • IL 47 at I-90 Interchange
  • Wacker Drive Viaduct
  • Fox River Bridge

You’ll also build your pride of ownership, expertise and client relationships. As you transform the world’s infrastructures from plan to reality, OMEGA’s management will work with you—seeking diverse field opportunities to maximize your experience. Create mega projects; build career momentum.

Our Benefits

break away from the norm

At OMEGA, your career will never be stalled by poor benefits. In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll receive health, life and disability insurance, along with personal time, and a 401(K) with profit sharing.

Our engineers are equipped with:

  • Company car
  • Tablet or laptop
  • I-PASS
  • iPhone

These advantages enhance your work experience and keep you moving. A mega career means big benefits.

Your Professional Development

is first in its class

As you build your career at OMEGA, you’ll continue building your professional development without disrupting your momentum.

OMEGA engineers receive reimbursement for the following:

  • PE Certification
  • EIT Certification
  • Professional license renewal fees

Your ideas

drive our culture

Like your career, our company relies on momentum. Innovation is our infrastructure, and we always seek input from our engineers. Creative solutions—like a tablet in the hands of every engineer—keep us ahead of the pack, crafting better projects in a better way. As an OMEGA engineer, your ideas are not only appreciated: they’re the way we build.

Working at OMEGA I collaborate with an extremely knowledgeable team within a professional and rewarding working environment.  OMEGA makes every effort to place individuals within positions to enhance skills and advance career paths. It’s great to be part of an elite engineering leader in the Chicagoland region.

— Ryan Macander, PE

Start Building

Momentum Today

Resident Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Installation of roads, bridges, sewer, water, and utilities
  • Communicate with clients, contractors, and staff on progress and problems of projects
  • Manage multiple activities related to roadway construction, including survey layout, construction inspection, documentation, preparation of pay estimates, and resolution of design/field issues
  • Attend Pre-construction and regular onsite construction meetings
  • Serve as liaison for the client in meetings with other agencies, consultants, contractors, and the general public related to projects as needed
  • Maintain precise project construction documentation
  • Recommend approval of monthly contractor pay estimates
  • Monitor traffic control and protection
  • Coordinate and monitor materials testing
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Five years construction engineering experience
  • Effective communication and organizational skills
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Professional Engineer’s license in the State of Illinois
  • The ability to communicate effectively and constructively with clients and contractors
  • IDOT certification in documentation
  • Experience with IDOT standards, specifications, and contract management
  • Survey experience

Construction Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Field inspection and documentation of construction engineering projects
  • Monitors and reports contractor activities
  • Effectively communicates with team members, clients, contractors, and project stakeholders
  • Manage and assist with field inspection, project documentation, calculations, and project stakeholders
  • Ensure compliance with contract plans and specifications
  • Additional duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Engineering in Training (EIT) Certification
  • Driver's License
  • Ability to work well and communicate with others in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including a positive and professional attitude
  • Ability to work extended hours based on project needs including nights and weekends
  • Able to work outdoors on active construction site
  • Organizational skills for a fast-pace environment