Civil Engineer III/Assistant to the Structures Maintenance Engineer
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
July 24, 2018
63,606.40 - 88,411.18
Full Time - Experienced
Civil - Structural, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
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Duties & Responsibilities
The incumbent will be assigned to the District Bridge Section and report to the District Structures Maintenance Engineer.
S/He will provide support to the District Bridge Section by assisting the District Structures Maintenance Engineer by:
Reviewing inspection reports and current field conditions to recommend candidate projects for structural and substructure repairs, deck and joint repairs, shielding installation, and pavement repairs
Reviewing & coordinating specifications, estimates, plans and details associated with repairs
Providing technical advice
Scoping and preparing contract Work Orders, so that work is prioritized and initiated in a timely manner
Inspecting Contractor operations to ensure contract compliance
Performing data entry, record keeping and word processing for the District Bridge Section, including updating databases & spreadsheets
Developing and preparing plans, specifications and estimates for future projects to ensure compliance with Department policies, standards & guidelines
Responding to emergency work which require immediate repairs to address issues with public safety
Assisting in the preparation of scopes and inspection of repairs to bridges done under Accident Recovery
Covering night operations, when scheduled, is expected.
All job applications must be submitted online, through MassCareers, in order to be considered. If you need an accommodation to complete the application electronically, please contact the ADA Coordinator, Rita DiNunzio, at 857-368-8738.
If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Robin Burke, Human Resources Generalist, at 857-368-8505.
This requisition will remain open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.
Minimum Entrance Requirements:
Applicants must have at least (A) four years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, technical or professional experience in civil engineering work in such areas as construction, survey, design, transportation, hydraulics, structural, sanitary, drafting, environmental, highway, architectural, airport, soils and materials, of which (B) at least two years must have been in a professional capacity, or (C) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.
I. An Associate’s degree with a major in civil engineering** or civil engineering technology** may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required (A) experience.*
II. A Bachelor’s degree with a major in civil engineering** or civil engineering technology**, may be substituted for a maximum of two years of the required (A) experience.*
III. A Graduate degree with a major in civil engineering**, may be substituted for a maximum of three years of the required (A) experience and one year of the required (B) experience.*
**NOTE: The terms civil engineering and civil engineering technology include related engineering disciplines such as construction, survey, design, transportation, hydraulics, structural, soils, sanitary, environmental, drafting, highway, architectural, mining, airport and materials.
*Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.
NOTE: Educational substitutions will only be permitted for a maximum of one year of the required (B) experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operator's License may be required.
FOR NON-MassDOT APPLICANTS:
Applicants for this position must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate engineering discipline and E.I.T. certification or P.E. registration for appointment to this position.
FOR MassDOT EMPLOYEES:
Applicants for this position must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate engineering discipline and E.I.T. certification or P.E. registration for appointment to this position, or hold a position in the Department in one of the next two lower titles than the position applied for, in the same or similar career ladder.
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 180002LI
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