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Roadway Design Engineer

Company: Virginia Department of Transportation
Location: Stafford
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

The Fredericksburg District Location & Design Section seeks an individual that will be responsible for designing, managing and producing Right of Way and Construction Roadway Plans for a wide range of transportation projects using computer design software. Duties include, but are not limited to:--- producing design deliverables in accordance with VDOT and AASHTO standards, specifications, policies, and procedures--- completing design tasks to deliver high quality design plans in accordance with the VDOT Project Development Process--- computing quantities and preparing construction estimates--- conducting peer reviews and ensuring that project documents/deliverables are reviewed for correctness, completeness, and readability prior to submission--- maintaining clear and concise documentation of all technical decisions--- completing roadway design tasks utilizing MicroStation, GEOPAK and OpenRoads Designer software--- developing estimates using VDOT software packages, including PCES and PreCon--- communicating and coordinating with exemplary customer service for both internal and external customers
EIT is a plus but not a requirement.
VDOT is an emergency response agency, therefore you will work outside of normal work hours during emergency operations when services are needed.
VDOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit "Information for VDOT Employees and Applicants".
In addition to a rewarding work experience, VDOT offers excellent health and life insurance benefits, pre-tax spending accounts, state funded Short and Long Term Disability, paid holidays, vacation, tuition assistance, free wellness programs, and a state retirement plan with options for tax-deferred retirement savings including employer matching.
Minimum Qualifications:--- Experience in roadway design criteria, construction methods, standards, specifications and materials.--- Experience applying civil engineering principles as they relate to roadway design and standard design technical knowledge.--- Experience applying design standards, specifications, policies and procedures.--- Knowledge of principles of roadway safety that impact roadway standards and special designs.--- Ability to plan and schedule work.--- Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with diverse audiences.--- Skill in building networks and relationships with employees, field personnel, contractors, manufacturers and FHWA representatives.--- Skill in delivering exemplary customer service--- Skill in the use of computers and software applications to include engineering and design software
Preferred qualifications:--- BS in Civil Engineering or related field preferred; equivalent experience and training may substitute for degree.--- Engineering in Training (EIT)--- Experience in roadway design and project management for transportation projects--- Experience in construction cost estimates for roadway projects.---Experience in roadway design applying design standards and technical knowledge.
Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States. H1B VISA Sponsorship is not available.
If selected as a finalist, you will undergo:--- References and verification of work history--- DMV Records Check--- Fingerprint-based criminal history records check
Limited Telework options to be determined by manager according to business need."VDOT utilizes a market based pay program, which has been approved by DHRM. Therefore, advertised rates of pay may or may not align with the Commonwealth pay bands."
In support of the Commonwealth's commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging & Rehabilitative Services (DARS). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link:, or call DARS at 800- 552-5019.
State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date through the Commonwealth of Virginia's Job Board/Recruitment Management System (RMS).
Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided in the application and optional resume; therefore, those who fully represent their qualifications and work history will be more successful with obtaining an interview. Submitting an incomplete application and/or resume lacking job history and relevant experience detail may impact interview eligibility. State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered.
RMS provides a confirmation of receipt when your application is submitted successfully. Please refer to "Your Application" in your RMS account to check the status of your application for this position.
We are a "Virginia Values Veterans" (V3) official certified company and state agency that provides hiring preference to Veterans and Members of the Virginia National Guard in support of Executive Order 29, (2010). If you are a Veteran or Virginia National Guard Member, we urge you to respond accordingly on your state application.
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Keywords: Virginia Department of Transportation, Alexandria , Roadway Design Engineer, Engineering , Stafford, Virginia

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