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Assistant Resident Engineer – Entry Level – 2 Openings!

By February 6, 2024
  • Full Time
  • Raleigh, NC
  • This position has been filled


How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://tinyurl.com/4ep2z8at by Feb 15.

This posting is for 2 openings and your application will be considered for BOTH of them!
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The Challenge
We are looking for an entry level engineer to be our Assistant Resident Engineer on our Beryl Road Resident Engineering team.

In this role, you will:

  • Assist our Resident Engineer in the day-to-day contract administration of major and minor transportation projects.
  • Supervise NCDOT staff and contractors and prepare/evaluate their performance evaluations.
  • Promote a safe working environment.
  • Prepare monthly and final estimates.
  • Conduct written and verbal communication with contractors, inspection staff, utility companies, and the public to ensure compliance with contract plans, standards, and specifications.
  • Evaluate data collected by field staff.
  • Review contract plans, specifications, and materials testing results.

What You Bring

  • Experience reading, interpreting, and administering highway construction plans and contracts.
  • Experience directing, assisting, or training staff.
  • Experience administering contracts.
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of Civil Engineering and general concepts, practices, and theories used in construction, construction inspection, and/or construction surveying.
  • Ability to withstand extreme weather and terrain conditions while performing duties.
  • Ability to safely operate a State vehicle.
  • Safety toe shoes.
  • A high degree of work accuracy and precision.
    You work well with minimal supervision.


  • Preference will be given to applicants who have EIT or Registered Professional Engineer.
  • You will be working in various types of weather and terrain on projects.
  • We may require registration as a professional engineer by the NC Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.
  • You must be available, as necessary, to manage staff 7 days per week, 24 hours per day.
  • Your work time will be split, 70/30, between the office and the field.
  • You may be required to work nights, weekends, holidays, and extended hours, as necessary.

Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in engineering; or
An equivalent combination of training and experience.

Call me:  Alicia Ramsey at 919-317-4700.

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