Are you looking to contribute to the Michigan Department of Transportation’s structural assets through active preservation, design, maintenance, and asset management? We offer flexibility, positive work and family life balance while contributing your skills and abilities to help us achieve the Bureau of Bridges and Structures’ vision of spanning and connecting lives, safety and efficiently.Apply today and become part of our bureau’s mission where we are devoted to the efficient and innovative design, construction, and active preservation of transportation structural assets, inspired by safety, resiliency, and mobility.The Bureau of Bridges and Structures (BOBS) serves as the statewide bridge authority for both MDOT owned bridges as well as local agency bridges tasking every BOBS team member with efficient and innovative design, construction, and active preservation of our State of Michigan structural assets throughout the Great Lakes State.This position functions as a statewide specialist to manage the plan development process of projects varying from complex to simple for Bridge Rehabilitation, Bridge Replacement or New Bridge Construction as prepared by contracted Consultant Design Professionals or in-house unit projects. Consultant coordination duties are the primary responsibility, however, this position will assist in the design of the most complex and unusual design projects assigned to the design unit including preparation of proposal material, review of project related documents, and checks plans, as available. Oversees the work activities of professional transportation engineers.Position Description (Download PDF reader)
Required Education and Experience
EducationPossession of a bachelor of science degree in engineering.
ExperienceFour years of professional experience equivalent to a Transportation Engineer, including two years equivalent to a Transportation Engineer P11 or one year equivalent to a Transportation Engineer 12 or Transportation Engineer Licensed 12.
Additional Requirements and Information
Possession of a registered professional engineering license as required by the State of Michigan.Possession of a valid driver's license is required.View the entire job specification at:http://www.michigan.gov/documents/TransportationEngineerLicensedSpecialist_13022_7.pdf (Download PDF reader)Please submit a copy of your official college transcripts with your application. Click here (Download PDF reader) for the State of Michigan (SOM) definition of an Official College Transcript. Failure to attach a copy of your official college transcripts may result in you being screened out of the process.
Applicants who possess foreign degrees must have their academic credentials evaluated or converted into U.S. educational equivalents, unless the degree has been accepted by an accredited degree granting institution in the United States. Civil Service accepts evaluations from organizations listed on the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or the Association of International Credential Evaluators, Inc. Go to: https://stateofmichigan.sharepoint.com/teams/insidemcsc/Classification%20%20Selection/Documents/Foreign%20Degree%20Evaluators.pdf (Download PDF reader) for more information. Failure to attach a copy of your foreign degree evaluation may result in you being screened out of the process.All newly hired state employees are required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug test and physical (if applicable) prior to their actual appointment. Criminal and driving records will also be checked if applicable. Any position offer will be conditional until results of the drug test, physical, criminal background, and driving records indicate eligibility for employment.
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