Assistant Resident Engineer - Entry Level! - #1701837

NC Department of Transportation

Date: 4 days ago
City: Salisbury, NC
Salary: $54,197 - $94,844 per year
Contract type: Full time

How to Apply
You MUST apply at by May 30.
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The Challenge
We are looking for an entry-level engineer to join our Salisbury Construction Engineering team as an Assistant Resident Engineer.
In this role, you will:
⦁    Assist our Resident Engineer in the day-to-day contract administration of major and minor transportation projects.
⦁    Supervise NCDOT and contractor staff, and prepare/evaluate their performance.
⦁    Promote a safe working environment.
⦁    Gain a working knowledge of NCDOT policies and procedures.
⦁    Keep records necessary for preparation of monthly and final estimates.
⦁    Work closely with contractors, utility companies, and other government agencies.
⦁    Communicate with the public and news media.
⦁    Review and evaluate data collected by field staff.
⦁    Prepare technical letters and reports.
⦁    Review contract plans, specifications, and material testing results.
⦁    Train, coordinate, and supervise junior staff.
What You Bring
⦁    Knowledge in engineering standards, policies, and procedures related to transportation engineering, including the principles and practices of Civil Engineering.
⦁    Experience reading and interpreting highway construction plans and contracts.
⦁    Customer service experience.
⦁    Experience administering contracts.
⦁    Fearless about working at heights over water and/or traffic and climbing on bridge substructures and superstructures.
⦁    Working knowledge of construction methods, materials, and equipment.
⦁    Experience and skills in the operation of survey equipment, computers, and drafting instruments.
⦁    Ability to understand, explain, and administer contracts, interpret construction plans, provisions, standards, and specifications.
⦁    Good communications skills to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, contractors, and the public.
⦁    Ability to withstand extreme weather and terrain conditions while performing duties.
⦁    Capable of working safely in office and outside environments with possibility of exposure to hazards on construction sites including heights, highway traffic, and traversing rough terrain in evaluating highway construction.
⦁    Fitness to perform moderate physical activity including walking, climbing, balancing, kneeling, and standing.
⦁    You apply a safety philosophy and program to all operations. Must be able to legally drive a state vehicle.
⦁    Safety toe shoes.
⦁    We may require registration as a professional engineer by the NC Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.
⦁    You may be required to work nights, weekends, holidays, and extended hours to resolve project issues.
Education and Experience
⦁    Bachelor's degree in engineering; or
⦁    An equivalent combination of training and experience.
Call me: Domisty Menius at (704) 630-3220.
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