17 days old

Senior Engineering Supervisor-LAP

Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Title: Senior Engineering Supervisor-LAP

Hiring Range: $100,000-$135,000

Pay Band: 6

Agency: VA Dept of Transportation

Location: Richmond District Office

Agency Website: www.virginiadot.org/jobs

Recruitment Type: General Public - G

Job Duties

Would you like to build a career in an industry that will offer you long-term career opportunities? Do you strive to serve others and make the place where you work and live a better place to be? Then consider working for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Richmond District. VDOT serves the citizens of the Commonwealth and travelling public daily through our mission to plan, deliver, operate and maintain a transportation system that is safe, moves people and goods, enhances the economy, and improves quality of life. VDOT is the third largest state-maintained highway system. In the country, maintaining over 58,000 miles of roads, bridges, and tunnels, employing over 7700 people through a diverse workforce consisting of classified and hourly employees. Our culture centers on teamwork, transparency, creativity, collaboration that values differences, and nimble learning.

As a VDOT Engineering Supervisor for Locally Administered Projects, you will:

  • Manage the Districtâs locally administered projects and programs for project delivery to ensure locality performance meets the state, federal, and other government agency requirements.
  • Collaborate with and provide guidance to localities to assist with delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Project Management â Independently perform and oversee contract construction activities for locally administered projects. Report project progress to Project Sponsor and key stakeholders; identify delays or problems and recommend solutions; perform QC, maintain current schedules and estimates, and adjust as needed. Review and provide oversight of change orders, contract modifications and plan modifications.
  • Review project reimbursement vouchers from localities prior to submission for payment.
  • Respond to technical project inquiries from public, local government, stakeholders and other special interest groups; establish communications and close working relations with project team members.
  • Oversee and coordinate development of locally administered projects, work with localities and VDOT staff ensuring projects proceed in a timely manner. Review and scope annual applications and participate in statewide level policy and program management discussions.
  • Serve as supervisor for the Richmond District Locally Administered Construction Team.

In order to be considered for this position, you must submit your resume.

VDOT is a â Virginia Values Veteransâ (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. Visit: Information for VDOT Employees and Applicantsâ at: http://www.virginiadot.org/jobs/.
We have Shared Values and a Code of Ethics. Your success in our organization depends upon modelling these values, therefore please visit: http://www.virginiadot.org/about/missionandvalues.asp to review them and, if in agreement, we welcome you to apply.

In addition to a rewarding work experience, VDOT offers excellent health and life insurance benefits, pre-tax spending accounts, state funded Short and Long Term Disability, paid holidays, vacation, tuition assistance, free wellness programs, and a state retirement plan with options for tax-deferred retirement savings including employer matching.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Valid Driver's license
  • Skill in the use of computers and software applications.
  • Skill in supervising, coaching, counseling and training others to include planning and scheduling work.
  • Skill in building networks and relationships with others, employees, field personnel, contractors, manufacturing and FHWA representatives.
  • Valid Professional Engineer's license
  • Experience applying roadway safety standards and special designs to roadway projects.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with internal and external customers.
  • Experience applying roadway design criteria, hydraulics and construction methods, standards, specifications and materials.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with contracts involving FHWA representatives.
  • Experience supervising small work groups
  • Knowledge of Virginia's Enhancement Program guidelines to include federal and state funding, environmental, and civil rights requirements for locally administered projects.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM)

Special Instructions:

Fingerprint based background check, references, work history, and DMV records will be verified prior to employment. Position is designated as essential to support emergency operations and may be required to work outside normal work hours to ensure the safety of the traveling public. Once on board, this position may be eligible for telework opportunities; availability, hours, and duration of telework shall be approved as outlined in the Commonwealth telework policy. Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.H1B VISA Sponsorship is not available.

You will be provided a confirmation of receipt when your application and/or résumé is submitted successfully. Please refer to â Your Applicationâ in your account to check the status of your application for this position.

State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:55 pm on the closing date through the PageUp System. 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 and or resume. 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.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit â Information for VDOT Employees and Applicantsâ: http://www.virginiadot.org/jobs/information_for_employees.asp.

â VDOT utilizes a market based pay program, which has been approved by DHRM. Therefore, advertised rates of pay may or may not align with the Commonwealth pay bands.â

Contact Information:

Name: Maureen Paciello

Phone: 804-801-4227

Email: maureen.paciello@vdot.virginia.gov

In support of the Commonwealthâs commitment to inclusion, we are encouraging individuals with disabilities to apply through the Commonwealth Alternative Hiring Process. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants will need to provide their Certificate of Disability (COD) provided by a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor within the Department for Aging \u0026 Rehabilitative Services (DARS), or the Department for the Blind \u0026 Vision Impaired (DBVI). Veterans are encouraged to answer Veteran status questions and submit their disability documentation, if applicable, to DARS/DBVI to get their Certificate of Disability. If you need to get a Certificate of Disability, use this link: Career Pathways for Individuals with Disabilities, or call DARS at 800-552-5019, or DBVI at 800-622-2155.


Posted: 2023-03-13 Expires: 2023-04-17

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