Job Description:Under general direction of the Supervising Transportation Engineer, Construction Office Chief, the incumbent functions as Construction Senior Transportation Engineer to administer the Construction Program for Alameda County at the Construction Livermore Office. (Although the incumbent for this position is assigned to work at a field office, their headquarters will remain at 111 Grand Ave. Oakland, CA. and therefore may be redirected to another project area due to operational need.)The construction engineer acts as a first line supervisor to have charge of varied difficult transportation engineering work in the field or office involving the supervision of engineers and others engaged in transportation development activities. Typical tasks include: ensuring project(s) are completed within scope, cost schedule budgeted resources, standards, and practices; reviews and interprets policies, procedures, guidelines, specifications, and industry standards and applies it to the project, this includes all levels of communication to and from the contractor(s); ensures that all material tests and estimates are in compliance with the project plans, standard specifications, standard plans, and the construction manual. Additionally, the incumbent will oversee the work of Resident Engineers and advises on and resolves complex construction problems.
THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CALTRANS INTERNAL HIRING REQUIREMENTS. PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO HIRES FROM WITHIN CALTRANS AND / OR PERSONS WITH STATE RESTRICTIONS OF APPOINTMENT (SROA) OR SURPLUS STATUS.
Additional Information: Standard state application (STD 678) with original signature is required (fax or email applications will not be accepted). Basis of eligibility must be included with application (e.g. Examination Results must be included with application, if applicable).
Please Note: Possession of minimum qualifications will be verified prior to interview and/or appointment. If it is determined an applicant does not meet the minimum qualifications, the applications will be forwarded to the State Personnel Board for review and the applicant’s name may be removed from the eligibility list. Applications will be screened and only the most qualified will be interviewed. APPLICATIONS WITHOUT ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Please include the complete working title with PARF number (04-3-0211) in the EXAMINATIONS(S) OR JOB TITLE(S) FOR WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING section on the application. In the Explanations section of the employment application, you must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility, e.g., List, Transfer, SROA, Reinstatement or Training and Development Assignment. Failure to do so could result in being rejected from the interview process. Applications must be postmarked and / or received by the final filing date.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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