The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials is currently hiring a NTPEP Implementation Specialist, a position located in Washington, DC.
Nature of Position:
The NTPEP Implementation Specialist supports AASHTO’s National Transportation Product Evaluation Program (NTPEP). Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Implementation Specialist is responsible for the implementation of new products, monitoring the sustainability of current NTPEP technical committees, being the Liaison for several NTPEP technical committees, and managing the APEL technical committee within NTPEP. Additionally, the Implementation Specialist provides support for AASHTO’s Committee on Materials and Pavements (COMP). Tasks include the following:
Duties associated with managing the APEL technical committee within NTPEP include:
Duties associated with a NTPEP Liaison include:
The incumbent may be expected to assist with the Committee on Materials and Pavements as AASHTO support. Tasks would include the following:
The successful candidate will have a minimum of three to six years of experience in a technical or engineering-related field. An engineering degree or a degree in a related technical or scientific discipline is desired, but not required.
The incumbent will have strong written, speaking, and presentation skills and have the ability to travel to meetings and other events and remain professional in different environments. The incumbent must be able to demonstrate an ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written, and to work cooperatively with contractors, staff, and task force members. The incumbent will have the ability to manage several different projects and prioritize tasks. The incumbent will be a self-starter with strong time management skills and intermediate to strong computer competence particularly in Microsoft Office, webinar software, and an aptitude for learning new applications.