Oregon Department of Transportation Highway Division – Region 3 District 8 White City
We’re looking for someone to join our innovative team and provide engineering assistance to the project manager in the administration of highway construction contracts and preliminary engineering projects. You will also participate in citizen involvement and maintain connections with local jurisdictions. If you are dependable and looking for a career with growth potential, ODOT wants you! Come join our team and experience our agency’s great culture.
A day in the life:
Review project plans and specifications for accuracy and constructability.
Inspect, report on and coordinate all assigned phases of work between the project manager’s office and the contractor on major projects.
Perform various office functions such as checking, preparing or maintaining construction expenditures, field reports, cost estimates and statistical studies.
Monitor disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE), equal employment opportunity (EEO), on-the-job training (OJT) and subcontractor compliance. Work directly with the Office of Civil Rights to resolve any compliance issues.
Perform final inspection on all completed projects and produce final reports.
Assure compliance with project plans, specifications and special provisions with regards to work zone traffic control.
Assure and enforce erosion control conditions; make sure environmental requirements are met by contractor.
Make sure all contract change orders have appropriate approvals, including from the project manager.
Work is typically done in an office and field environment.
Will work in and around construction equipment on a daily basis.
Make occasional trips to project sites with possible exposure to rough terrain, traffic, hazardous insect and plant life and inclement weather.
What’s in it for you:
Rewarding work in a fast-paced, creative environment.
Colleagues who are passionate about public service.
Work/life balance and 10 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules and competitive benefits packages. Click here to visit our full benefits website.
For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call Wesley Dawn in recruitment at 503-378-6721 or email email@example.com.
What we need:
A Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Surveying or Transportation-related Engineering and two years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience; OR
Five years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience. One year of this experience must have been independently planning and completing assignments; OR
An equivalent combination of education and experience.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: REQ-8617
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.