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Engineer Roadway Design

Company: Virginia Dept of Transportation
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Job Description:

The Hampton Roads District is seeking an Engineer Roadway Design to serve as a Design Engineer using automated engineering and design software to develop roadway construction plans from initial concept to final design in a manner that provides the highest standards of quality. Work involves integrating deliverables from team members in other disciplines while adhering to project schedules and budgets. The designer will also manage project design schedules, provide technical direction on design projects, conduct project scoping and develop cost estimates.

This position is eligible for telework opportunities; availability, hours, and duration are at the sole discretion of the Department Manager in accordance with VDOT's Teleworking policy.
Minimum QualificationsDemonstrates knowledge of roadway design criteria, construction methods, standards, specifications and materials. Demonstrates knowledge of Civil Engineering principles as they relate to highway design, ensuring compliance with Department Standards, Specifications, Policies and Procedures. Demonstrates knowledge of principles of roadway safety that impact roadway standards and special designs. Skill in roadway design using Geopak, OpenRoads, Microstation and CADD applications. Skill in work planning and scheduling. Ability to investigate and resolve design issues and to work on multiple projects simultaneously while providing exemplary customer service by self and others. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with diverse groups. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with others. Ability to compute quantities and develop accurate construction estimates. Ability to monitor quality of own work as well as perform quality reviews of plans developed by others.
Preferred QualificationsCollege graduate in Civil Engineering (BSCE) or equivalent education/training/or experience. Work experience in highway design, report writing, evaluation, research and training. Professional Engineer (PE) Registration or E.I.T. preferred.
Special RequirementsFingerprint-based criminal history background check, DMV driving record check, references, and work history will be required prior to employment.

The Commonwealth of Virginia requires all Executive Branch employees, including new hires, rehires or transfers to disclose their vaccination status upon hire. Disclosure of vaccination status (and for those fully vaccinated, proof of vaccination) will be required to be tested for Covid-19 once per week on an indefinite basis while employed with The Commonwealth of Virginia, and wear a face covering at work while indoors, outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained, and when riding in vehicles with others.

Special Instructions to ApplicantsState applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered. Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility. This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to Your Application in your RMS Account to check the status of your application for this position.

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:

Name Tammy Jones - Human Resources Consultant
Phone 757-956-3293
AddressVirginia Department of Transportation
ATTN: Human Resources
7511 Burbage Drive
Suffolk, VA 23435

Keywords: Virginia Dept of Transportation, Suffolk , Engineer Roadway Design, Engineering , Suffolk, Virginia

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