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Engineer Program Manager Materials

By July 27, 2022
  • Full Time
  • Richmond, VA
  • August 17, 2022

Virginia Department of Transportation

This position is physically located in Sandston, VA.

The selected candidate will serve in the Central Office Materials Division as an Engineer Program Manager Materials. The selected candidate will have Statewide Program Management Oversight of VDOT’s Concrete, Rebar, and Related Materials Quality and Laboratory Testing Program, as well as serve as the responsible charge engineer for designated program area.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: developing and updating specifications, policies, procedures and guidelines for statewide implementation and administration; establishing and supervising uniform job material acceptance, quality assurance monitoring, independent assurance sampling and testing, as well as inspection frequencies and procedures to be used in laboratories and in the field; reviewing contractor and supplier material data and setting guidelines for quality assurance acceptance programs; supervising technical staff in day-to-day testing and technical and administrative work; managing equipment and maintaining laboratory accreditation; collaborating on research projects; leading technical collaborative efforts with internal and external stakeholders statewide and participating in and leading national efforts related to the program materials.

VDOT employees serve the citizens of the Commonwealth and travelling public daily through our mission to plan, deliver, operate and maintain a transportation system that is safe, moves people and goods, enhances the economy, and improves quality of life. VDOT is the third largest state maintained highway system in the country, maintaining over 58,000 miles of roads, bridges, and tunnels, and employing over 7700 people through a diverse workforce. Our culture includes teamwork, transparency, nimble learning, creativity and collaboration that values differences.

In addition to a rewarding work experience, VDOT offers excellent health and life insurance benefits, pre-tax spending accounts, state funded Short and Long Term Disability, paid holidays, vacation, tuition assistance, free wellness programs, and a state retirement plan with options for tax-deferred retirement savings including employer matching.

We are a “Virginia Values Veterans” (V3) official certified company and state agency that provides hiring preference to Veterans and Members of the Virginia National Guard in support of Executive Order 29, (2010). If you are a Veteran or Virginia National Guard Member, we urge you to respond accordingly on your state application.

We have Shared Values and a Code of Ethics. Your success in our organization depends upon modelling these values, therefore visit http://www.virginiadot.org/about/missionandvalues.asp to review them and, if in agreement, we welcome you to apply.

State applications or resumes will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications or resumes submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered.

To apply for this job email your details to christopher.burks@vdot.virginia.gov

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