We are recruiting for a construction claims engineer to join our Contract Administration Unit. This position acts as one of our principal experts on construction claims and the policies and statutes that apply to their resolution. This person provides engineering based analysis on complex construction and contractual issues and monitors, reviews, and analyzes individual claims statewide pursuing resolution at the lowest possible level of the claims process through mediation, negotiation, and recommending settlements and justifications. 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. Augment:This recruitment is to augment the candidate pool generated by job announcement ODOT18-2665oc. If you have previously applied for this position, you do not need to re-apply. Names of qualified applicants will remain on the list for further consideration.Additional Details:
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Desired Attributes/Application Scoring Criteria: In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes below to determine whom to interview. You are not required to have all of these attributes, but please make sure that the ones you do have are clearly demonstrated in your application materials. Your application materials may be graded on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and presentation.
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 professional registration in the state of Oregon within six months of hire. Special Qualifications:Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
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This recruitment will remain open until filled. Our first application screening is scheduled for Thursday, 10/25/2018 at 8:00 a.m., but we may close the announcement at any time after this date when we have received an adequate number of applications. We cannot guarantee that we will consider applications received after this screening date. We encourage interested applicants not to delay in applying.
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For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call 503-986-7146 or email odotrecruitmentEM@odot.state.or.us.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.