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Transportation Engineer I, II, III or IV – Bridge Division

By September 22, 2022

Texas Dept. of Transportation

TxDOT’s Bridge Division is looking to hire a Bridge Design Engineer I, II, III, or IV based in Austin, TX. In the Bridge Division – Design Section, we oversee activities pertaining to the creation of in-house bridge, railing, and traffic structures design,  and plan preparation; intelligent 3D bridge modeling; research implementation; bridge standards development; historic bridge preservation; and bridge design policy. This individual will perform bridge and structural engineering work that serves the 25 Districts and the state of Texas as we advance design by implementing new innovations and technology.

This position is for one or more Transportation Engineer I, II III or IV depending on business need and the applicants’ qualifications.

The work location is 6230 E Stassney Lane, Austin, TX 78744

Benefits and Perks
At TxDOT, we value employee work-life balance. In keeping with our commitment to this value, our employees benefit from a wide array of programs and activities that include:

Retirement Pension
Alternative Work Schedules
Paid Leave/Holidays
Health Premiums paid at 100% for full-time employees
On the Job Training
Tuition Assistance Program
Comprehensive Wellness Program/Wellness Leave Incentives
Career Development Programs/Opportunities for advancement
For a complete list of our total compensation package please visit our website at: Total Compensation Package

To view benefits available to all State of Texas employees visit: Benefits at a Glance | ERS (texas.gov)

General Description
Transportation Engineer I

Performs bridge and structural engineering work in the functional area of project development and design.  Ensures compliance with applicable federal and state laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.  Work requires contact with governmental officials and private entities.  Employees at this level follow standard practices that do not require frequent supervision of details.

Transportation Engineer II

Performs complex bridge and structural engineering work in the functional area of project development and design. Ensures compliance with applicable federal and state laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.  Work requires contact with governmental officials and private entities.  Employees at this level perform work independently on assignments; however, all unusual issues are referred to the supervisor.

Transportation Engineer III

Performs advanced and complex bridge and structural engineering work in the functional area of project development and design.  Ensures compliance with applicable federal and state laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.  Work requires contact with governmental officials and private entities.  Employees at this level establish their own work plan and priorities to meet set objectives.  Issues are rarely referred to the supervisor but are handled at the occurrence.

Transportation Engineer IV

Performs highly advanced and complex bridge and structural engineering work in the functional area of project development and design.  Ensures compliance with applicable federal and state laws, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.  Work requires contact with governmental officials and private entities.  Employees at this level are virtually self-supervising and assume direct accountability for the work product.

Duties:

Designs complex bridge projects and performs specialized design.
Performs complex structural analysis of bridge designs.

Coordinates and/or monitors assigned projects/programs/plans.
Makes presentations and represents TxDOT.
Represents the division at technical meetings and public hearings at local, state, federal and/or international levels.
Reviews and checks special designs and solutions for unique structural problems.
Reviews designs and detailed drawings of bridges and related structures prepared by other engineers and technicians.
Reviews shop drawings prepared by fabricators for bridges and related structures.
Trains engineering staff.
Performs other job responsibilities as assigned.

Education
Transportation Engineer I, II, III, IV

Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering related discipline.

Work Experience

4 -7 YEARS engineering, transportation engineering, or related engineering experience
Experience can be satisfied by full-time or prorated part-time equivalent
Related graduate level education may be substituted for experience on a year per year basis.

Licenses and Certifications
Licensed Professional Engineer
Safety Impact Certificate**

**Safety Impact certification is not required at the time of application.  the Safety Impact certification will be issued by TxDOT at the time of hire

To apply for this job email your details to careers@txdot.gov

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