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Engineer Professional I

By March 19, 2024


Job ID

$31.00 – $49.60 Hourly

$64,486 – $103,177 Annually

This position is a Pay Band EF

Posting Details
This posting will be used for ongoing recruitment and may close at any time.  Applicant lists may be screened more than once.

Why does the job exist?
The job exists to aid Traffic Technical Support in aiding New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) Design Regions and Districts in design, operation and maintenance activities.

How does it get done?
The key responsibilities include providing and reviewing permanent signing and striping, roadway lighting, and signalization plans for the design process.  In addition, the position will aid in developing standard drawings, details and specifications in those areas as well as construction signing.  The position is also responsible for traffic analysis and studies in support of Districts and Regions.

Who are the customers?
NMDOT Districts, Design Regions, and the public.

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have preferred experience/education in the following areas:

* A working knowledge of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).
* Some knowledge of Autocad.
* Some expertise in the Microsoft Office Suite.

Minimum Qualification
Bachelor of Science Degree from an accredited college or university in a relevant engineering discipline with licensure and four (4) years of engineering experience. Must be licensed by the NMBLPEPS as a Licensed Professional Engineer in good standing within six (6) months of hire.

Substitution Table
No substitutions. Must possess required licensure, certification or registration and required number of years of experience

Employment Requirements
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License.  Must possess and maintain a current Defensive Driving Course certificate from the State of New Mexico or must pass and receive a Defensive Driving Course certificate as a condition of continued employment.  In-state and out-of-state travel may be required.

Employment requires successful completion of pre-employment physical exam and is conditional pending results.

Working Conditions
Work is performed in an office setting with exposure to Visual/Video Display Terminal (VDT) and extensive personal computer and phone usage. Field work is also required in varying weather conditions-hot or cold, humidity, wind, rain, and snow; exposure to sunlight, dust, concrete powder, and environmental allergens; exposure to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places, toxic fumes/chemicals and/or airborne particles; high volume traffic; insects and reptiles, loud noises, confined spaces, and stressful situations; interaction with public, local, county, school, and city officials by phone and in person; work is performed in the field, monthly assignments that require travel and extended overnight stays away from post of duty along with extended hours and occasional travel. Sitting/Standing, bending, squatting, climbing, reaching, kneeling, and crawling for extended periods of time may be required. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Agency Contact Information: Brad Julian (505) 469-1405

To apply for this job email your details to brad.julian@dot.nm.gov

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