Roadway Design Engineer - Culpeper District

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is seeking a Roadway Design Engineer, position #22834, for its Culpeper District. The incumbent will conceptualize and design roadway features on transportation projects using design/analysis software and tools. May serve as project manager to include responsibility for preparing quantities and estimates, developing schedules, and monitoring project activities. Ability to prepare and present engineering data and provide technical guidance on roadway design issues from the preliminary engineering process through construction required. The position salary range: $52,779 – $84,062.

This recruitment may be used to fill additional positions.

In addition to a rewarding work experience, VDOT offers core benefits including competitive health and life insurance programs, pre-tax spending accounts, and leave programs. Employees participate in a State Retirement Plan; a tax deferred Retirement Savings Plan with employer matching provision also available. Also, the State funds a Short and Long Term Disability Program. Miscellaneous benefits include paid holidays, training and tuition assistance programs, wellness programs, etc.

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or against otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. It is the intent of VDOT’s employment and personnel practices to conform to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations regarding non-discrimination. View details & knowledge, skills, & abilities for applicant evaluation at local VEC or TDD 1-800-828-1120

Job Requirements
Education, training, experience:

Minimum Requirements: Knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices related to geometric roadway design. Skill in the use of design and analysis software and drawing tools to develop simple and complex roadway designs. Ability to perform detailed engineering calculations. Ability to estimate quantities and cost of materials/equipment/labor. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to positively represent the agency to internal and external individuals and groups. Ability to work effectively with diverse groups and to build and maintain effective networks and relationships with others also required.

Preferred Requirements: BS in Civil Engineering or related field. Experience in roadway design and preparation of construction plans and related documents. Experience using Microstation and Geopak software. Virginia Professional Engineers License or EIT Certification preferred but not required.

Special Requirements: Valid Driver’s License required. Fingerprint based background check, references, employment history and DMV records will be verified prior to employment.

Completion of Conflict of Interest Training and Statement of Economic Interest required at the time of employment and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment.

This position is designated as essential and as such, all duties associated with this position are required during emergency situations, which may include, but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response, and emergency operations. VDOT will determine when essential positions are required.

Special Instructions: Applications will only be accepted online through the Recruitment Management System (RMS) by 5 PM on the closing date. Applications submitted via email, postal mail or fax will not be considered. Resumes may be attached but may not substitute for a state application. Applicants needing accommodation should contact the local human resources office for assistance.

This recruitment may be used to fill additional positions.

NOTICE: VDOT will record information from each new employee’s Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) into the Federal E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.

Additional instructions and information:
Applications will only be accepted online through the Recruitment Management System (RMS) by 5 PM on 8/16/13. If this position is no longer available, please visit to learn about other opportunities that may be of interest.

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