Engineer Project Controls

Employer
Virginia Dept of Transportation
Location
Culpeper, VA
Posted
Oct 15, 2021
Closes
Oct 17, 2021
Ref
145619093
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
VDOT is seeking an individual to serve as an Engineer Project Controls to provide assistance to Project Controls management for in-house and consultant designed projects from the engineering phase through the construction phase to facilitate project delivery. Conduct independent reviews of post construction claims and work orders for contract time and additional costs. Review District Dashboard and CQIP data. Coordinate with staff to make changes and improve construction quality, safety and environmental compliance. Assist in providing leadership with program summary of business goal achievements related to safety, quality, deadlines and budgets. Support construction operations to include processing monthly estimates, performing finals, payment of consultant vouchers, Site Manager field support and problem resolution. Provide technical and field guidance to construction staff regarding inspection and contract administration. Assist in the resolution of construction operation issues. Assist in managing construction project activities. Provide technical guidance to construction staff regarding interpretation of plans and specifications and contract compliance. Assist in scheduling services to include a review of contractor's baseline and schedule updates, identifying out of sequence activities or change in logic from accepted baseline. Assist with time impact analyses associated with change orders and scope impacts. Coordinate with staff in the preparation and review of NOIs and claims to validate the necessity of work. Coordinate with construction and district staff determining construction workloads and consultant needs. Plan and develop needs for consultant contracts. Assist in consultant selection process, monitor contractor compliance, and ensure prompt ay and documentation. Assist construction staff to coordinate reviews, prepare documentation and compile reports. VDOT is an emergency response agency, therefore you will work outside of normal work hours during emergency operations when services are needed. We have Shared Values and a Code of Ethics. Your success in our organization depends upon modeling these values, therefore please Click Here to review them and, if in agreement, we welcome you to apply. Minimum Qualifications Experience applying engineering design and construction principles and practices to include roadway, structures, drainage and environmental. Progressive experience related to construction issues and quality improvement applications for a range of projects of varying complexity. Experience with highway construction processes, CPM scheduling, cost estimating, quality assurance and quality control methods, and claims avoidance. Knowledge of state and federal standards and regulations related to highway construction and design. Experience interpreting construction plans, contracts, special provisions and specifications. Experience researching, identifying and resolving construction issues, as well as preparing detailed reports on findings. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing to include providing technical assistance to others. Skill in the use of CADD for design reviews and constructability issues. Skill in the use of computers and software applications to include spreadsheet, database, and project scheduling programs Preferred Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field; equivalent experience or training may substitute for degree Ability to provide expert guidance regarding change order language and claims avoidance, as well as provide cost impacts and savings related to construction Engineer-in-Training (EIT) designation or Professional Licensure as a Civil Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Special Requirements References, work history, and DMV records will be verified. Selected applicants must complete a pre-employment physical and drug screen. Requires approved safety shoes, which is a reimbursable expense. Fingerprint-based criminal history records check required. Positions are essential and, as such, all duties associated with this job are required during emergency situations which may include but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response, and emergency operations. Performance of these duties may require work outside of normal business hours including nights, weekends, and holidays. VDOT will determine when essential positions are required to report. The Commonwealth of Virginia requires all Executive Branch employees, including new hires, rehires or transfers to disclose their vaccination status upon hire. Disclosure of vaccination status (and for those fully vaccinated, proof of vaccination) will be required during new employee orientation on your first day of work. If you are not vaccinated for any reason or choose not to disclose your vaccination status, you will be required to be tested for COVID -19 once per week on an indefinite basis while employed with The Commonwealth of Virginia, and wear a face covering at work while indoors, outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained, and when riding in vehicles with others. Special Instructions to Applicants State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered. Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided in the application; therefore it is essential to fully complete each section and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete application or an application lacking in detail may impact interview eligibility. RMS provides a confirmation of receipt when your application is submitted successfully. Please refer to "Your Application" in your RMS account to check the status of your application for this position. Multiple positions may be filled from this recruitment within 90 days of the closing date. State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System ( RMS ). Name Sherri Johnson or Amanda Freeman Phone 540-727-7055 or 540-829-7531 Fax Email sherri.garcia@vdot.virginia.gov or amanda.freeman@vdot.virginia.gov Address 1601 Orange Road Culpeper, VA 22701

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