Company: State of Wyoming
Posted on: June 6, 2021
Description and Functions
Open Until Filled
Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) is an agency committed
to providing a safe and effective transportation system for the
State of Wyoming. WYDOT now seeks a full-time Engineer located in
Casper, Wyoming. Casper, the place for entertainment and things to
do, both indoors and out. Whether you seek the peacefulness of
walking pathways and parks, the North Platte River, the fun
adventures of skiing, snowboarding nearby lakes, or enjoying the
outdoor ice arena in the winter, splash pads in the summer, or the
family events at David Street Station Casper offers something for
everyone. Wyoming is one of seven states with no income tax.
As an Engineer in Construction, this position is responsible for,
but not limited to, performing tasks for highway projects from
inception through design, construction, and contract completion,
under the Resident Engineer's direction.
Human Resource Contact: Keri Jenkins Long
The listed functions are illustrative
only and are not intended to describe every function which may be
performed at the job level.
- Performs field inspections, surveys, laboratory testing,
material analysis, and quality control.
- Develops engineering models, conducts studies, makes cost
estimates, and submits reports, summaries, and other required
- Reviews and evaluates the work of assigned engineering
- Performs inspections and testing to assure the contractor is
constructing the project according to plans, specifications,
- Provides the contractor with the necessary information to
construct a project (showing a project and interpreting
- Calculates and documents quantities for payment to the
- Examines and verifies numeric data and specifications on source
documents by recalculating computations using geometry or
- Resolves geometric and trigonometric problems encountered
during the process of making detailed engineering drawings.
- Reviews construction plans and verifies that these are in
accordance with designated specifications and other
- Conducts field engineering surveys, including reading a level
and operating a total station, GPS, and making decisions to solve
- Checks and verifies the accuracy of detailed drawings in
projects and makes corrections in drawings if necessary.
- Designs preliminary work, calculating land areas, earth forms,
circular curves, material quantities, and other qualitative
measurements using geometric and trigonometric computations.
- Trains other personnel in engineering and surveying and
training personnel on proper techniques for documentation of
- Coordinates with the contractor and other agencies, and the
public when a project impacts them.
Preference may be given to candidates with a Bachelor's Degree in
- Knowledge of principles, theories, concepts, and practices of
- Knowledge of computers, calculators and survey equipment, and
testing equipment constantly.
- Knowledge of contemporary practices in road construction
- Knowledge of analyze a situation and based on education,
experience, policies, and specifications, develop a solution and
then implement the solution.
- Knowledge of Microstation and Geopak.
- Knowledge of word processors, spreadsheets, and other computer
- Ability to interpret plans and specifications based on sound
- Skills in engineering calculation and accounting
- Skills in interpersonal relations and communications.
- Skills in oral and written communication.
- Skills in decision-making and direction of work
- Skills in making engineering calculations and highway
construction planning and design.
Bachelor's Degree (in Engineering)
0-2 years of progressive work experience (in Engineering)
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Some agencies may require a certificate of registration from
the Board of Engineering.
Necessary Special Requirements
PHYSICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Potentially exposed to hazardous waste.
- Working around high-speed traffic and heavy construction
- Work outdoors in a variety of inclement weather conditions to
include heat, cold snow, and rain.
- Physical Ability: Bending, stooping, and lifting up to fifty
(50) pounds; safely lift and move necessary materials from one
point to another; ability to stand for long periods of time.
- FLSA: Non-Exempt
- E-Verify: WYDOT uses E-Verify, an Internet-based system, to
confirm the eligibility of all newly hired employees to work in the
United States. Learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and
045-Department of Transportation - WYDOT-Chief Engineer - District
Click here to view the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay
The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively
supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants
Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A &
I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent
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