Engineering & Planning Svcs

Water Resource Engineer

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3021901&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




The North Dakota Department of Water Resources is a state agency whose primary mission is managing the waters of North Dakota for the benefit of its people. The Department of Water Resources provides direct services to many of North Dakota's political subdivisions and citizens. The State of North Dakota offers a comprehensive employee benefits package including fully paid family health insurance, retirement pensions and deferred compensation plans, and paid leave.The individual in this position will act as an Engineer and will assist in administering the programs of the Department of Water Resource's Regulatory Division. The Engineer performs a wide variety of duties associated with water resource management and regulation.The typical duties and responsibilities of this position include the following: Review submittals and prepare written recommendations of civil and water resources projects. Complete engineering analyses, calculations, and site investigations to support recommendations. Assume project management duties over application reviews for levees, dikes, flood control projects, drainage projects, water-related complaints and appeals, and other water resource determinations. Provide assistance, education, and outreach to the general public, political subdivisions, other agencies, and other engineering and legal professionals regarding North Dakota's water resource regulations.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in one of the following fields or disciplines: water resources, civil, agricultural, environmental, or geotechnical engineering, or other closely associated field*. *A bachelor's degree in another closely associated field requires successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineer exam to meet the education requirement. 2 years or more of relevant engineering experience. Coursework in water resources, such as hydrology and hydraulics. Strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Surface water hydrology and hydraulics experience. GIS experience including ArcGIS or other platforms. Water resource modeling skills. Engineer Intern (EI) certification. Experience working in a regulatory capacity. Public speaking experience.

770 Application Procedures

Applications will ONLY be accepted online through the ND PeopleSoft System. State of ND employees should access the announcement and application by signing into their ND PeopleSoft account at: https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psp/strp/?cmd=login, clicking on "my Career," and selecting "Careers" in the drop down menu. Applicants who are not employees of the State of North Dakota can access the announcement and application by visiting: www.nd.gov/careers Application materials must reach this office by 11:59 pm on the closing date. In addition to the online application, applicants should upload the following documents: Resume; Cover letter (addressed to Human Resources Division); If called for an interview, please provide the information below. Copy of college transcripts; and The name, address, and phone number of three (3) professional references (no letters of reference please). For more Team ND benefit information, Please see. https://www.nd.gov/omb/public/careers/team-nd-benefits Application materials will be scored based on a 100 point job related personnel system. Applications should include information which directly addresses how the applicant meets the minimum qualifications and . It is very important to be thorough and detailed on all application materials. Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290. North Dakota Department of Water Resources does not provide sponsorships. For questions regarding this position's duties or requirements, please contact John Brintnell 701.328.2751 or jbrintnell@nd.gov.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Dam Safety Engineer

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3021896&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




The North Dakota Department of Water Resources is a state agency whose primary mission is managing the waters of North Dakota for the benefit of its people. The Department of Water Resources provides direct services to many of North Dakota's political subdivisions and citizens. The State of North Dakota offers a comprehensive employee benefits package including fully paid family health insurance, retirement pensions and deferred compensation plans, and paid leave. The individual in this position will provide engineering support to North Dakota's dam safety program. Major functions of the dam safety program include reviewing construction permit applications for dams, conducting dam inspections, and maintaining an inventory of dams in North Dakota. The typical duties and responsibilities of this position include the following: Conduct field inspections of dams throughout the state including routine dam safety inspections; inspections during construction; investigation of problems, complaints, or emergency situations; and inspection of dams as necessary to verify and update the state's dam inventory Document dam inspection findings, assist with preparation of dam inspection reports Assist with review of construction permit applications for dams and preparation of written recommendations to the Director regarding permit approval. Determine the hazard classification of new and existing dams. Maintain agency copies of dam emergency action plans; participate in emergency action plan exercises, and respond to emergency situations at dams as necessary. Respond to public inquiries and requests for information, attend meetings with other agencies as necessary, respond to complaints and issues regarding dams and construction permits, follow-up with dam owners on project status and required submittals. Assist with updating, verifying, and managing information in the dam inventory database. Take field readings of monitoring devices at dams and maintain the records of those readings. Scan and file incoming documents, scan and file historic records to assist the agency in moving to a mostly digital footprint. Track and ensure completion of required maintenance of equipment and vehicles used by the dam safety program. Requires travel to various dam locations throughout the state, including some overnight travel, as well as the ability to walk over uneven terrain.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in one of the following fields or disciplines: water resources, civil, geotechnical, agricultural, or environmental engineering, or other closely associated field*. *A bachelor's degree in another closely associated field requires successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineer exam to meet the education requirement. Coursework in water resources, such as hydrology and hydraulics. Strong oral and written communication skills. Must be able and willing to travel as necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

Coursework in soil mechanics or geotechnical engineering. Experience conducting water resources related field work. Knowledge of dam design and dam safety. Basic knowledge of hydrology and hydraulic modeling programs. At least two years of related engineering experience. GIS experience including QGIS, ArcGIS, or other platforms. Engineer Intern (EI) certification. Drone pilot license or ability to obtain.

770 Application Procedures

Applications will ONLY be accepted online through the ND PeopleSoft System. State of ND employees should access the announcement and application by signing into their ND PeopleSoft account at: https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psp/strp/?cmd=login, clicking on "my Career," and selecting "Careers" in the drop down menu. Applicants who are not employees of the State of North Dakota can access the announcement and application by visiting: www.nd.gov/careers Application materials must reach this office by 11:59 pm on the closing date. In addition to the online application, applicants should upload the following documents: Resume; Cover letter (addressed to Human Resources Division); If selected for an interview, you will be requested to provide the following: Copy of college transcripts; and The name, address, and phone number of three (3) professional references (no letters of reference please). For more Team ND benefit information, Please see. https://www.nd.gov/omb/public/careers/team-nd-benefits Application materials will be scored based on a 100 point job related personnel system. Applications should include information which directly addresses how the applicant meets the minimum qualifications and . It is very important to be thorough and detailed on all application materials. Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290. North Dakota Department of Water Resources does not provide sponsorships. For questions regarding this position's duties or requirements, please contact John Brintnell 701.328.2751 or jbrintnell@nd.gov.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Traffic Safety Team Leader

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3021889&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




At the North Dakota Department of Transportation, we owe our success to our people and processes. As the Traffic Safety Team Leader in the Design Division, you will supervise and provide leadership for the Traffic Safety Section. You will motivate and inspire your team by creating an environment that promotes positive communication, encourages team member bonding, and demonstrates flexibility. The ideal person for this position will be a problem solver with excellent communication skills and attention to detail with previous experience in coordinating and managing engineering project activities and mentoring team members to effectively manage project activities. You will also have knowledge of practices, principles, standards, and guidelines as related to engineering processes; skill related to engineering software and designing and drafting software. Primary duties associated with this position are as follows: Supervise and provide leadership - administer the work within the section. Provide consistency for traffic safety design. Oversee the development of standards and practices for lighting, signals, signing, pavement marking, guardrail, ITS items, and safety reviews. Project management and review. Effectively manage activities for timely delivery. Sequencing and coordination of activities or tasks becomes paramount when delivering a project on schedule.

Minimum Qualifications

Registration as professional engineer in North Dakota. Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Construction Engineering. Minimum of five years of professional-level engineering work experience. Requires a class D driver's license for travel to meetings and project locations.Employment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and reference check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at www.nd.gov/careers by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and transcript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290.*Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Construction Technician IV

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3021847&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




Construction Administration: Coordinate day to day activities on various construction projects with contractors and keep engineer in charge informed of all activities. Supervise the work performed and ensure all work is completed accurately. Verify all documents are correct and organized from start of project to finish. Assist with or complete training of NDDOT construction staff.Construction Inspection, Materials Testing and Survey: Lead inspector on construction projects, prepare daily reports Supervise or perform all required materials tests. Supervise or perform all required preliminary surveying duties.Design Work: Assist project engineers in plan preparation. Assist project engineers and prepare plan sheets, project specifications, calculate or verify plan quantities and estimate project costs. Keep the engineer in charge informed of all activities.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires six years' work experience related to the engineering technician duties listed. College-level course work and/or degree in an engineering or related field reflecting the required abilities for this position may be substituted for the required work experience on a year-for-year basis. Requires a valid North Dakota Class D driver's license in order to travel to project locations. Construction Technician III - Requires four years' work experience related to the engineering technician duties listed. College-level course work and/or degree in an engineering or related field reflecting the required abilities for this position may be substituted for the required work experience on a year-for-year basis.Currently hold or will obtain, within the first six months of employment, a North Dakota Transportation Technician Qualified Program (NDTTQP) Level III tester certification and maintain it in the following areas:Aggregates: Sampling Aggregate ND T 2, Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregate ND T 27 & ND T 11, Specific Gravity Fine ND T 84, Specific Gravity Coarse ND T 85, Liquid Limit ND T 89, Plastic Limit ND T 90, Sample Reduction ND T 248, Total Moisture Content of aggregate ND T 255, Shale, Hard Iron Oxide (NDDOT), Lightweight Pieces in Aggregate ND T 113, Fine Aggregate Angularity ND T 304 Method A, Flat or Elongated Particles in Coarse Aggregate D T 4791, Fractured Particles in Coarse Aggregate (NDDOT), Sand Equivalent ND T 176, Moisture Content of Aggregates Using the Microwave Method ND T 4643Asphalt Materials: Sampling & Splitting field Verification HBP Samples (NDDOT), Theoretical Maximum Specific Gravity ND 209, Gyratory Compactor ND T 312, Emulsified Asphalts ND T 59Concrete: Casting Test Specimens ND T 23, Slump ND T 119, Sampling Concrete ND T 141, Air Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete ND T 152, Flexural Strength of Concrete ND T 97, Unit Weight, Field ND T 121. Compressive Strength of Cylinders ND T 22. Water Content of Freshly Mixed Concrete Using the Microwave Method Oven ND T 318Soils: Moisture Content of Soils ND T 265, Moisture Density Relation of Soils ND T 99/ ND T 180, Speedy Moisture ND T 217, Soil Density (Sand Cone-ND T 191 & Water Balloon-ND D 2167Applicants should be comfortable working outdoors and in all types of weather on a variety of uneven or slippery surfaces; traffic and machinery hazards may be present or occur, safety training provided; must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and carry several items with a total weight of 50 pounds; physical mobility, agility, and mental alertness compatible with an office setting and a construction project or maintenance/shop setting; extended periods of standing, stairs, up and down, exposure to noise, chemicals, dust, smoke and fumes. Ability to work closely with people; some contact with the public; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and others; ability to function with minimal supervision.Employment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and the required drug test, medical screening, reference check and driving records check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at www.nd.gov/careers by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and transcript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290.*Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Highway Materials Coordinator

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3021772&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




At the North Dakota Department of Transportation, we owe our success to our people and processes. As the Highway Materials Coordinator in our Minot District, you will oversee the district's construction materials quality and supervise the district lab operations, providing input for highway construction project designs. You will motivate and inspire your team by creating an environment that promotes positive communication, encourages team member bonding, and demonstrates flexibility. This position will analyze and recommend solutions on complex material problems. The ideal person for this position will be a problem solver with excellent communication skills and impeccable attention to detail. You will be able to understand field construction testing and know what tests to run and maintain a Level III (Examiner) material testing certification. Supervise District Lab Operations: Ensure all materials testing is in accordance with American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), ASTM, and NDDOT testing procedures. Supervise the ND Transportation Technician Qualification Program. Ensure proper distribution of test reports and review all test procedures. Supervise the Qualified Lab Program. Develop policies and procedures for lab operations. Conduct and supervise reference samples. Complete annual material pit inventory and hazardous waste reportsField Materials Activities: Ensure proper care and use of field lab and survey equipment. Analyze and recommend solutions on complex materials problems. Serve as liaison with contractors on materials operations. Monitor county and state projects for timely submission of field samples for testing. Monitor progress of state and county construction projects. Inspect and approve field labs to determine they meet specifications and approve payments. Observe testing, identify problems, and provide solutions. Test and certify technician on material testing procedures for the ND Transportation Technician Qualification Program. Oversee and conduct soil testing for construction projects.Preconstruction Activity: Advise on materials selection and utilization for future projects. Milestone coring. Review Project Concept Reports and make comments. Attend Plan, Specs, and Estimates (PS&E) meetings and provide input. Assist in preparing the District Construction Priority List. Prepare and assist others in District designed projects. Plan reviews.Progress Record Sampling and Certification: Conduct progress record sampling. Responsible for independent assurance testing. Decide whether to accept materials; explain reasons. Prepare the FHWA certification of quality and quantity of each type of material used.District Training Liaison: Coordinate and arrange materials and construction related training with both district personnel and central office training staff.Additional Duties: Supervise the maintenance and organization of the lab storeroom, utility room, main conference room and outside storage sheds. Determine quantities and procure construction staking materials.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree with a major in construction management, construction engineering or civil engineering and three years of materials testing; or Associates degree in civil engineering technology, six years of experience in materials and construction that included three years of materials testing; or Ten years of work experience in materials and construction that included six year of materials testing and three years of work experience as a transportation senior project manager Successful completion of the ND Dept of Transportation Bituminous Certification Program ND Class D driver's licenseEmployment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and the required drug test, medical screening, reference check and driving records check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at www.nd.gov/careers by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and transcript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290.*Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Transportation Engineer I

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3020466&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




Manage Construction Projects Monitor contractor operations to assure project is built according to the plans and specs. Monitor project paperwork such as labor compliance, environmental commitments, EEO requirements, etc. to assure Contractor compliance. Supervise materials sampling/testing and construction surveying on the project. Review and finalize project payments and paperwork. Communicate effectively with contractors. Make decisions to resolve project issues and keep projects on time and within budget. Negotiate and issue change orders. Prepare Environmental Documents and Design Construction Plans Complete environmental documents for roadway designs. Understand project needs and make decisions about project design details. Prepare plan documents for roadway design projects. Follow Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) and NDDOT Design Manual standards. Construction Project Inspection Inspect contract work such as bituminous and concrete paving, earthwork, structures, traffic control and signing. Monitor quantities and make field adjustments. Measure and document contractor pay items. Document construction project work and monitor project schedule. Construction Survey and Materials Testing for Aggregate, Concrete, Soils, and Hot Bituminous Pavement Test materials on construction projects such as concrete, aggregates, soils and hot bituminous pavements. Perform construction survey staking including slope stakes, blue tops, right of way, and earthwork topo. Survey and calculate quantity measurements such as earthwork volumes. Miscellaneous Duties such as Preliminary Surveys, Bridge Deck Evaluations, Attend Training Lead or work on preliminary survey crew. Conduct bridge deck evaluations. Plot results and submit to Bridge Division. Attend training and keep required certifications up to date.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering Requires the eligibility to write the Fundamentals of Engineering exam as specified by the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. Minimum qualifications must be met by May 31, 2022 ND Class D driver's licenseEmployment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and the required drug test, medical screening, reference check and driving records check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at www.nd.gov/careers by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and transcript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290.*Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Transportation Engineer I

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3018790&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




Project Inspection Main inspector on Construction Projects. Fill in for Project Engineer in their absence. Inspect items such as hot bituminous pavement, concrete payment, earthwork, etc. Monitor quantities and make adjustments to keep project on budget. Manage Construction Projects Monitor contractor operations to assure project is built according to the plans and specs. Monitor project paperwork such as labor compliance, environmental commitments, EEO requirements, etc. to assure Contractor compliance. Supervise materials sampling/testing and construction surveying on the project. Construction Survey and Materials Testing for Aggregate, Concrete, Soils, and Hot Bituminous Pavement Concrete testing on projects including air, slump, yield, cylinders, and beams. Aggregate testing on projects including gradations, unit weight, and density. Soil testing on projects including proctors, moisture content, and density. Perform hot bituminous pavement testing on projects including gradations, air voids, and density. Survey includes: control points, alignment, slope stakes and blue tops; and structures using GPS and traditional equipment. Miscellaneous Duties such as Bridge Inspections, Preliminary Surveys, Bridge Deck Evaluations, Attend Training Perform bridge inspections on the state and county system. Lead or work on preliminary survey crew. Conduct bridge deck evaluations. Plot results and submit to Bridge Division. Attend training: MicroStation, Geopak, materials testing certification, construction conference, Design Projects (winter or non-construction season) Prepare Environmental Documents and Design Construction Plans. Complete Environmental Checklist (ECL) for roadway design projects. Prepare and send documentation to appropriate agencies for environmental documents. Prepare plan documents for roadway design projects. Follow Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) and NDDOT Design Manual standards.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering* Requires the eligibility to write the Fundamentals of Engineering exam as specified by the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. ND Class D driver's licenseEmployment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and the required drug test, medical screening, reference check and driving records check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at www.nd.gov/careers by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and transcript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290.*Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.

Construction Technician IV

Career Locations
Closing Date
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time
Job Url
https://www.cnd.nd.gov/psc/recruit/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=11000&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=3018721&PostingSeq=1
Career Description




Survey: Project surveying supervisor on large, complex or on multiple projects and location surveys. Check and verify horizontal and vertical alignment of structural components. Compute and check screed elevations on structure projects, and make grade adjustments, establish new alignment.Inspection: Inspection and documentation of the contractor's operations. Preparation of diaries, inspection reports and pay quantity reports. Inspection of contractor's construction activities to ensure compliance with DOT plan, specifications, and policies. Proficient in the use of the construction automated records system (CARS).Project Supervision and Management: Provide supervision and management of minor construction projects such as seal coats, patching, striping, signing & lighting, small structures, sampling/testing and survey function on major projects. Chief inspector and second person on larger, more complex construction projects such as major grading, surfacing municipal and structural. Provide daily inspection of contractor operation and Department personnel assigned to project. Direct supervisor on sampling and testing, or the survey function on major projects that require several testing labs or survey crews.Material Testing: Supervise and/or perform materials testing operations on large or multiple projects. Ensure that materials testing is performed in compliance with DOT specifications.Training Construction and Temporary Employees Assist in the training of construction survey, various material testing requirements, minor construction inspection duties, plan reading, communication and interpretation of NDDOT specifications.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires six years' work experience related to the engineering technician duties listed. College-level course work and/or degree in an engineering or related field reflecting the required abilities for this position may be substituted for the required work experience on a year-for-year basis. (Construction Technician III - Requires four years' work experience related to the engineering technician duties listed. College-level course work and/or degree in an engineering or related field reflecting the required abilities for this position may be substituted for the required work experience on a year-for-year basis. Requires a valid North Dakota Class D driver's license in order to travel to project locations.Employment of the selected candidate will be contingent on satisfactorily completing the interview process and the required drug test, medical screening, reference check and driving records check.

801 Application Procedures

Submit an application at http://www.nd.gov/hrms/jobs/announcements.asp by 11:59 P.M. CST on the closing date. Application materials, including resume, cover letter, and trasnscript, must clearly explain how experience and education relate to the minimum qualifications and job duties.* Applicants who experience difficulties during the application process should contact recruiter@nd.gov or 701.328.3290. *Candidates will be scored on a 100-point candidate questionnaire to be considered for interviews. Application materials, including resumes and attachments, are not considered in the 100-point candidate questionnaire. Applicants must provide detail in their responses to the questionnaire.For more information or if you need accommodation or assistance in the application or selection process, contact Denise Osmond, Recruitment Manager, at deosmond@nd.gov or 701.328.4358. Learn more about NDDOT at https://www.dot.nd.gov/.TTY users may use Relay North Dakota at 711 or 1-800-366-6888.NDDOT does not provide sponsorships.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. Sect. 23-12-10.