State Of North Carolina Jacksonville , NC 28540
Description of Work
INTERNAL POSTING _ Only current employees of the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) in a permanent full-time, permanent part-time, probationary, trainee, or time-limited position or layoff candidate with the NC Department of Transportation eligible for RIF priority reemployment consideration as described by General Statute (GS) 126 (State Personnel Act) will be considered.
The primary purpose for this organizational unit is to administer contract construction projects in order to provide documentation that demonstrates all work and materials are in conformance with the contract, plans, and specifications. This includes staffing projects to provide construction stake out, inspection, sampling, and testing.
This position serves as assistant resident engineer, supervising employees responsible for stakeout and inspection of roads and structures in contract construction. It is responsible for promoting a safe working environment.
The successful applicant will possess working knowledge of DOT policies and procedures. Duties also include keeping records necessary for preparation of monthly estimates and final estimates. Safety toe shoes are required with 30 days of hiring.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies
Qualified applicants must submit an application that clearly reflects work experience that demonstrates the following:
Applicants must meet both the education requirements and all posted knowledge, skills and abilities in order to qualify.
Experience in reading and interpreting highway construction plans and contracts?
Knowledge of the principles and practices of Civil Engineering
Knowledge and understanding of general concepts, practices, and theories used in construction, construction inspection, and/or construction surveying
Experience using computers or electronic tablets
Experience in customer service related to resolving problems that involves explaining complicated engineering concepts to various customer groups
Ability to understand, explain and administer contracts, interpret construction plans, provision, standards and specifications. Must be proficient at plan reading, highway engineering calculations and survey instruments necessary to supervise the stake-out of line and grade for roadways and structures.
Must be able to communicate with contractors to ensure compliance with contract, plans, standards and specifications Communicate, establish and maintain effective working relations with co-workers, contractors' personnel and general public. Ability to withstand extreme weather and terrain conditions while performing project inspections. Train, coordinate and supervise lower level transportation technicians.
Night and weekend work may be required. Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor s degree in an applicable field of engineering from an appropriately accredited institution; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Necessary Special Qualification May require registration as a professional engineer by the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.
Supplemental and Contact Information
Applicant must meet both the minimum requirements and all posted Knowledge, Skills and Ability requirements to be considered Qualified for the position. It is important that your application includes all your relevant education and work experience and that you answer all questions associated with the application.
NCDOT will not accept "See Attached" or "See Resume" in lieu of education and work experience completed on the application. If multiple applications are submitted to an individual posting, only the most recent application received prior to the posting date will be accepted.
For additional information, please contact: Tracy Franklin 910-341-2000