The Kansas Department of Transportation is looking for a dependable, trainable, team player with good engineering, supervisor, and communication skills to become part of our family. Currently hiring a Construction Engineering Associate III position located in Hays, KS.
Position Duties & Responsibilities: This position provides engineering guidance and administration for the construction of highway and related construction projects. This involves interpreting specifications, plans and special provisions and the supervision of other engineers and engineering technicians. Provides effective leadership to work unit through priority outcomes, performance reviews, coaching and counseling, discipline and providing developmental opportunities for employees. Due to seasonal work, incumbent will be required to work additional hours including nights and weekends. Additional hours will be assigned by the supervisor depending upon the needs of the agency. Provides engineering supervision of field surveys, project design, plan preparation and other duties as assigned. Work is reviewed for compliance and approved written standards, procedures, policies, specifications, and safety requirements.
Due to seasonal work, incumbent may be required to work additional hours including nights and weekends. Additional hours to be assigned by the supervisor depending upon the needs of the agency.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in engineering and a Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) certificate or an Engineer in Training (EIT)
Minimum Qualifications: Two years of engineering experience.
- Annual $250 Personal Protection Equipment allowance
- Paid Vacation Leave & Paid Sick Leave & Paid State Holidays
- Group health, dental, vision.
- Basic Life Insurance provided by the State/Optional Group Life Insurance at a reasonable cost.
- Retirement and deferred compensation programs
- On-the-job training programs
- Work-Life Balance programs: parental leave, military leave, jury leave, funeral leave
- Educational Assistance Program
KDOT works to foster diversity and looks forward to applications from all qualified applicants.
Application and Personal Data forms may be completed on-line at https://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/.
Submit on-line forms to Transportation, Dept. of – Dist. 3 mailbox KDOT.Dist3.JobApps@ks.gov
. . Paper forms are available at any KDOT office and may be sent to Kansas Department of Transportation, P.O. Box 350, Norton, KS 67654. Indicate Requisition # 202351
on the application form by the closing date of Jan. 27th, 2022