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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Jefferson City

Starts: May. 11, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time

Description

Application Deadline:  02/28/2021

Job Post ID:  13584

Min Monthly Salary:  $11.87 to $15.42 per hour

Human Resources ContactNumber:  573-751-8653

Notice:  This is a wage,  non-benefit eligible position working no more than 1,039 hours in one year.In order to be considered for this position go toMoDOT Careers

Remote work location and/or teleworking is not available for this position.

General Summary:  Assigned to job duties ranging from construction assistant to senior construction technician,  based on level of educationand previous work experience.

This position will involve spending a significant amount of time outdoors on an active construction project site workingbeside MoDOT staff members overseeing contract work.  Working hours will require flexibility to accommodate contractors’work schedules which may involve evening,  overnight,  and possibly some weekend hours.

This position may also choose to work for one to two weeks in the Materials Division at the Central District office inJefferson City to enhance their experience in materials inspection and testing.

In order to be considered for this vacancy please go to the Missouri Department of TransportationEmploymentApplication System (EAS)and submit an on-line application.  Applications,  and if applicable transcripts,  must bereceived by no later than 11:55 pm of the closing date listed on the advertised vacancy.

MoDOT is primarily conducting telephone interviews due to social distancing requirements at this time.  Forapplicants being interviewed who are hearing or speech impaired and need assistance,  we will coordinate withthe Missouri Relay System.

During the COVID-19 pandemic,  MoDOT strictly enforces social distancing,  face covering,  and other safetyrequirements to ensure the health and safety of our employees and those who we serve.

Equal Employment Opportunity /  Affirmative Action Employer,  M/F/D/V

MoDOT does not hire individuals with F-1 OPT visas into full-time or permanent part-time positions and MoDOTdoes not sponsor applicants for work visas.

Responsibilities

Examples of Work:

•Performs basic construction tests such as air,  slump,  moisture,  compaction,  aggregate gradation,  and density;  reportsresults to supervisor.
•Assists in inspection of bituminous and portland cement concrete plants and/or grading,  base,  bituminous or concretepaving.
•Maintains records and prepares reports pertaining to inspections;  keeps supervisor informed of activities or unusualconditions;  ensures projects meet department standards.
•Enters and records information regarding construction projects into computer programs.
•Assists on routine layout,  staking,  and surveying of future construction projects;  may operate survey instruments.
•Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum/Required Qualifications: Must be a college undergraduate currently enrolled in civil engineering at a college accredited toward a Bachelor degreein civil engineering (BSCE)  who has completed their freshman year (normally 30 semester hours)  in pre-civil engineeringcoursework;  or must be a college undergraduate enrolled in pre-civil engineering at a college having a transferagreement,  with an intent to obtain a BSCE (normally 30 semester hours)  in pre-civil engineering coursework.Successful completion of a work simulation examination and a medical-physical examination.

Supervisory Responsibilities:None

Special Working Conditions/Job Characteristics:Job requires moderate physical activity.Job requires exposure to physical hazards,  health and safety risks,  and/or adverse or otherwise undesirablecharacteristics in the environment.

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