This position is being re-advertised. If you have previously applied to this position, you do not need to re-apply.
Would you like to build a career in bridge engineering and construction at the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), an industry that will offer you long-term career opportunities? Do you strive to serve others and make the place where you work and live a better place to be? Then consider working for VDOT, Hampton Roads District, Structure and Bridge Division. VDOT serves the citizens of the Commonwealth and travelling public daily through our mission to plan, deliver, operate and maintain a transportation system that is safe, moves people and goods, enhances the economy, and improves quality of life. VDOT is seeking an individual to serve as responsible- charge engineer in the evaluation, design, and detailing of all types of structures and bridges for construction, maintenance and rehabilitation projects. As a VDOT Bridge Engineer Senior Supervisor Structure and Bridge (SB), you will:
• supervise engineers and technicians in analysis and design facilitating production, coordination, and implementation of structure and bridge plans • check statically determinate and indeterminate structures of concrete and steel to meet alignment, dimension, strength and economic requires using AASHTO specifications • compute dimensions and quantities of materials • provide construction support and direction in regards to structures and bridges. VDOT is an emergency response agency, therefore you will work outside of normal work hours during emergency operations when services are needed. 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. VDOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit “Information for VDOT Employees and Applicants” at: http://www.virginiadot.org/jobs/information_for_employees.asp We have Shared Values and a Code of Ethics. Your success in our organization depends upon modelling these values, therefore please click here to review them and, if in agreement, we welcome you to apply. 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. Click Here for additional information.
Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment.
You are minimally qualified if you have: • knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices related to structural engineering • knowledge of structural steel design, reinforced and prestressed concrete design and soil mechanics • knowledge of specifications, codes and regulations related to structural design • ability to estimate quantities and costs of materials • ability to interpret construction plans and design specifications and produce structural design plans and notes • ability to supervise and train others • ability to manage projects and review and administer consultant design projects • ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with internal and external customers • skill in the use of computers and software applications and engineering and design software • A valid Professional Engineer’s License (PE)
About Virginia Department of Transportation
The Commonwealth’s Transportation Agency
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responsible for building, maintaining and operating the state's roads, bridges and tunnels. And, through the Commonwealth Transportation Board, it provides funding for airports, seaports, rail and public transportation.Virginia has the third-largest state-maintained highway system in the country, just behind North Carolina and Texas.