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Category: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Type: Standard

Location: Jefferson City

Starts: Jun. 1, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Application Deadline:03/19/2021

Job Post ID:13631

Min Monthly Salary:$11.87 -  $15.42 /  HOUR

Human Resources ContactNumber:573-751-2923

Notice:  This is a wage,  non-benefits eligible position,  working no more than 1,039 hours per year.  The start date for this position is June 1,  2021;  and typical working hours are Monday through Friday,from 7:30 a.m.  to 4:00 p.m.

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

General Summary:  Assigned to job duties ranging from assistant materials technician to senior materials technician or assistant technician tolaboratory testing technician based on level of education and work experience.

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.


Examples of Work:

  • Performs materials testing such as aggregate gradation,  moisture,  maximum and bulk specific gravity,  cyclic fatigue,dynamic modules,  hamburg,  Ideal CT,  I-FIT and asphalt density;  reports results to supervisor.
  • Maintains,  records,  and reports test results;  keeps supervisor informed of activities or unusual conditions;  ensuresprojects meet department standards.
  • Enters and records information regarding materials into computer programs.
  • Assists with in-house asphalt and concrete research.
  • Assists with field deployment of GPS systems for Quality Assurance of Intelligent Compaction asphalt rollers.
  • Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:  Must be a college undergraduate enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in engineering from an ABET-accreditedcollege or university curriculum who has completed their freshman year (normally 30 semester hours)  in engineeringcoursework;  or must be a college undergraduate enrolled in pre-engineering at a college having a transfer agreement,with an intent to obtain a bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET-accredited college or university curriculum.Must maintain at least an overall G.P.A.  of 2.0 out of 4.0 to be accepted into and/or remain in the internship program.  Successful completion of a work simulation examination and a medical-physical examination.

Supervisory Responsibilities:  None

Special Working Conditions/Job Characteristics:

Job requires exposure to moderately adverse and undesirable environmental conditions.Job requires moderate physical activity.Job may require occasional overnight travel.

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