ODOT's Geo-Environmental Section is committed to the protection and preservation of our state's unique environment and to the safety of our highway system. Our employees provide statewide technical expertise, continuous improvement, and asset management for each technical specialty area. We are recruiting for a geotechnical engineering program leader to join our Geo-Environmental Section in Salem. This person will be a primary agency resource for a variety of geotechnical engineering topics.We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.Additional Details:Representation: This position is represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE).Open until Filled: This recruitment will remain open until filled. Our first application screening is scheduled for Monday, 08/28/2017 at 8:00 a.m., but we may close the announcement at any time when we have received an adequate number of applications. We cannot guarantee that we will consider applications received after the first screening date. We encourage interested applicants not to delay in applying.
To learn more and to apply, please click the job link in this announcement or visit www.odotjobs.com and search for job posting ODOT17-1574oc. Please note that we cannot accept resumes and/or applications through this website.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Minimum Qualifications:A valid Professional Engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering AND three (3) years of journey level professional engineer experience.Note: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire. This position also requires a master's degree in civil engineering with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering or a master's degree in geological engineering AND experience in the geotechnical engineering specialty field. Preferred Attributes: We may show preference to candidates whose application materials demonstrate the following. We will use the items on this list along with our essay-style supplemental questions to determine who to interview.