5/15/2021 (8:00 PM EDT)
EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 37.5 HR/WK
Transportation Cabinet | Department of Highways
3654 O'Hara Rd
Erlanger KY 41018 USA
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is committed to meeting or exceeding the needs and expectations of our customers. Our focus is on people: our customers, our employees, and our partners. We will continually improve both the delivery of our products and services and the processes that support that delivery. To provide a safe, efficient, environmentally sound, and fiscally responsible transportation system that delivers economic opportunity and enhances the quality of life in Kentucky.
By joining our Burlington Section as an Engineer-In-Training II in Boone County, you will have the opportunity perform intermediate complex engineer work to obtain and develop professional engineering techniques, practical skills and/or within a specialized area.
Holders of the Engineer-In-Training II position will complete tasks such as:
Reviews, analyzes & performs complex engineering work to develop practical skills with the specialized area of planning, design, structures, bridge maintenance, and asphalt foundation to ensure compliance with all necessary guidelines. Learns under the direct supervision of an Licensed Professional Engineer (LPE). Develops plans.
Oversees portions of specific engineering related functional areas to analyze data and ensure conformance to approved plans and engineering standards. Coordinate and oversee contractors, consultants, and engineering work performed by technical and sub-professional personnel. May perform testing. • Reviews roadways construction plans for accuracy and interprets and recommends changes when necessary. Evaluates state and federal highways and recommends maintenance activities as needed. Prepares maintenance project costs estimates. Assists construction inspectors and contractors on highway construction projects. Assists in finalization.
Coordinate and oversee construction and engineering work performed by technical and sub-professional personnel. Compile, prepare, review, and maintain reports.
Assist supervisor in completing maintenance activities and various office duties.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Holders of this job will obtain the following skills:
Contract Management and Administration
Desired candidates possess the following requisite skills or experience applicable to the position:
Construction and maintenance engineering experience
Critical decision making and problem-solving skills
Attention to detail, Self-motivate, and ability to coordinate various projects with multiple groups
Looking for a qualified, self-motivated employee with a passion for construction and maintenance engineering and ability to coordinate various projects with multiple groups.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in U.S. KYTC will only use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.
For more information on E-Verify, or if you believe that KYTC has violated its E-Verify responsibilities, please contact Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at 888-897-7781 https://www.e-verify.gov/.
EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with an accredited bachelor's degree in engineering.
EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: Must have two years of engineering experience in addition to that required for certification as an Engineer- In-Training I.
Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: A master's degree in engineering will substitute for one year of the required experience.
Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: NONE
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.): Must possess a valid driver's license prior to appointment in this classification. Certification as an Engineer-In-Training recognized by the State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. http://kyboels.ky.gov/ Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.
Incumbents working in this title will perform duties in an office and/or field setting.
This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months, except as provided in KRS 18A.111.
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Karen Kinman at email@example.com or 859-341-2700.
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D