At the Nebraska Department of Transportation, we reward our employees' hard work with a friendly and supportive work environment that encourages creativity and innovation.
We provide training and career development, advancement opportunities, ample paid time off, work-life balance, and a comprehensive benefits package that includes a matching retirement contribution of 156%.
Job location is 1400 Highway 2
Examples of Work
Add and update inventory data in the IHI database for roads off the State Highway System. Build and maintain the intersection tables for roads off the State Highway System.
Gather and load field data to be reported to the Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS). Assist in the preparation and participate in the rural road inventory and GPS centerline surveys of highways and National Functionally Classified roads. Assist with the review and adjustments to the Reference Post System for City streets in IHI based on inventory reports and annexations. Assist with inspections to confirm data and resolve any discrepancies in inventory data.
Update the appropriate databases for use in mapping and lane mile reports. Assist profiler operators in the collection and processing of highway condition data. May require occasional out of town travel.
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Four years of experience and/or education in planning, designing, or constructing highways or other transportation infrastructure OR in developing computer models/applications to forecast, plan, evaluate, design, or construct transportation or engineering projects.
PREFERRED: Six years of pre-professional engineering experience, three of which are in the field of highway planning, design, construction or maintenance. Experience with relational databases, plan reading, and using MS Office software.
OTHER: Valid driver's license or the ability to provide independent authorized transportation.
May require occasional out of town travel. Regular and reliable attendance is required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Effective communication skills are required to perform the essential functions of the job. Ability to locate, organize, and log information into electronic archives.
Ability to electronically display information on a map. Ability to write queries to extract information from relational databases. Ability to read plans.
Ability to perform data entry. Microsoft Office software skills.
State Of Nebraska