State Of Louisiana New Orleans , LA 70130
DISTRICT 02 GANG 202
JOB NUMBER: ENG(3-4)9/19/18-50396127-G202
This position is in a Career Progression Group and is being posted at the following levels:
Engineer 3 and Engineer 4. The maximum annual salary for the Engineer 4 is $110,219.00. Please refer to the 'Job Specifications' tab located at the top of the LA Careers 'Current Job Opportunities' page of the Civil Service website for specific information on salary ranges, minimum qualifications and job concepts for each level.
Salary for Engineer 3 $26.41 hourly.
Salary for Engineer 4 $30.24 hourly.
No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.
To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process by selecting the 'Applications' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.
Minimum Qualification Review See History Click the History link for the results of your application review. Passing candidates will designate as "Pass". Failing candidates will designate as "Fail".
Eligible for consideration
Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review
Referred to hiring manager for review
The State of Louisiana only accepts online applications. Paper applications will not be accepted.
Computer access is available at your local library, at local Louisiana Workforce Commission Business Career Solutions Centers, and at the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at 5825 Florida Boulevard, Room 1070, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. If you require an ADA accommodation, please contact our office at (225) 925-1911 or Toll Free: (866) 783-5462 during business hours for additional assistance.
(Please note: Libraries and LWC centers cannot provide in-depth assistance to applicants with limited computer skills; therefore, we suggest that such applicants have someone with computer proficiency accompany them to these facilities to assist with the computer application process.
Also, no State Civil Service employees are housed at the libraries or LWC centers to answer specific questions about the hiring process. Such questions should be directed to the State Civil Service Testing and Recruiting Center at the phone numbers above or by visiting the office on Florida Blvd. where assistance is available. Information is also provided on our job seeker website at https://jobs.civilservice.louisiana.gov/).
Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the work experience sections of the application.
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Engineer 6 DOTD
Possession of a current Louisiana license to practice professional engineering plus four years of professional engineering experience.
A master's degree in engineering will substitute for one year of the required experience.
A Ph.D. in engineering will substitute for two years of the required experience.
Applications will be accepted from persons licensed to practice professional engineering in states other than Louisiana. If one of those applicants is selected for the position, he/she will be required to obtain a Louisiana license prior to appointment. The hiring agency will verify that all licensing requirements are met.
Engineering experience gained prior to earning a professional engineer's license (e.g., as an engineer intern applicant, engineer intern, or equivalent) will be accepted as professional level engineering experience.
Any college hours or degree must be from a school accredited by one of the following regional accrediting bodies: the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; the Higher Learning Commission; the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities; the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Function of Work:
To apply scholastic theory and engineering experience in the planning, design, construction, inspection, and/or maintenance of wharves, buildings, systems, or programs.
Level of Work:
Broad from an Engineer 5 or higher.
Functional supervision may be exercised over lower level Engineers and Engineering Technicians.
Location of Work:
May be used by all state agencies.
Differs from Engineer Intern 2 by licensure as a professional engineer as well as the scope of assignments.
Differs from Engineer 4 by the type of supervision received as well as the scope of assigned tasks.
Differs from Engineering Technicians by the responsibility for approving drawings, plans, construction estimates, and payment invoices as well as the ability to perform a broader range of engineering principles.
Examples of Work
Perform complex engineering reviews of construction jobs in progress and checks for adequacy of supervision given by contractors.
Prepare reports covering the results of inspections and recommendations for corrective measures.
Drafts letters to responsible representatives of inspected facilities citing the findings of inspections, etc., including recommendations for corrective action to eliminate problems or defects noted during inspections, surveys, etc.
Perform varied office engineering functions in preparing and supervising the preparation of estimates, plans, and specifications.
Develop budgets and manpower plans, reviews performance data, and coordinates changes in work reporting.
Performs industrial engineering and productivity studies; analyzes trends to focus management attention on problem areas.
Reviews proposed projects to ensure eligibility for federal and state funding and environmental clearance.
Develops databases used in planning construction or renovation projects.
Prepares and checks bid proposals; prepares proposals for contracts; supervises construction audits and final payments to contractors.
Assist in coordinating utility relocations to accommodate construction projects.
Administer specialized statewide safety, communication, and other programs.