Announcement: ODOT18-2510oc Work Zone Traffic Control/Roadway Engineer – Professional Engineer 1 Highway Division - Region 3 Roseburg or White City
ODOT is recruiting for a work zone traffic control, roadway engineer to join our team in either Roseburg or White City! In this key role, you will serve as the Region 3 work zone traffic control plan technical advisor and engineering expert working independently to identify potential problems and develop solutions by applying extensive training, knowledge, engineering theories and principles to application of work zone traffic control planning and design related to active construction. Apply today!
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Open Until Filled: This announcement will remain open until filled. Your immediate response is requested as this recruitment may close at any time without advance notice at the discretion of the agency after a sufficient number of qualified candidates have applied. The next screening will be at 8:30 a.m. on 11/7/18.
Representation: This position is represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE).
Duties & Responsibilities:
Independently design and prepare multi-modal work zone traffic control plans.
Evaluate the most intricate and complex bridge and roadway construction problems.
Prepare detailed engineering estimates, specifications, and special provisions for projects.
Coordinate with the Region Traffic Manager and Traffic Analysts to obtain mobility requirements and ensure the Traffic Control Plans are consistent with Traffic Management Plans.
Participates as a work zone traffic control expert on Region Project Teams to assure proper direction of project from scoping through the end of construction.
Independently design and prepare the roadway portion of plans, special provisions, and estimates on complex transportation construction and reconstruction projects.
Serves as a resource to construction staff on design related and other project issues subsequent to contract letting.
Provide technical support for the Project Manager on changes or new issues during construction.
Minimum Qualifications: A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering.
Note:If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain professional registration in the state of Oregon within six months of hire.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Desired Attributes/Application Scoring Criteria: In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes below to determine whom to interview. You are not required to have all of these attributes, but please make sure that the ones you do have are clearly demonstrated in your application materials. Your application materials may be graded on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and presentation.
Advanced knowledge of field construction and construction work zone traffic control practices and principals
Experience in roadway project engineering on public infrastructure projects.
Working knowledge of InRoads and Microstation software.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills assessed in your application material and at time of interview.
Experience building and developing appropriate relationships with peers, colleagues, and customers to achieve a common goal.
Periodic field scoping and inspection trips and meetings throughout Region 3.
May be exposed to inclement weather and heavy traffic conditions.
Learn More and Apply!
This recruitment is open until filled with the next application screening date of Monday, November 7, 2018.
Click here to learn more and to apply! Please note that we can only accept applications and/or resumes through our website.
For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call 503-378-5799.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: ODOT18-2510oc
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