Education: Minimum of 2-year degee or certificate in construction management/technicial
Experience: 0-3 years; experience working on field projects
Certifications: Ability to obtain MDOT certifications
Skills, Knowledge, Experience:
Ability to apply knowledge of AASHTO and MDOT standards and procedures for construction projects on state and local routes under jurisdiction authority of MDOT, Local Agency/Municipal and/or private development works in Michigan.
Project Related Description of Duties
Aggregate Testing- Perform aggregate testing services.
Bituminous Pavement Inspection- Perform bituminous pavement inspection services including but not limited to yield calculations, temperature checks, width and alignment checks, joint layouts, visual inspection of the pavement mat, slope and grade checks, traffic control operations related to paving, sampling and core location determination, witnessing of ride quality and contractor workmanship
Density Inspection & Testing- Perform density inspection and acceptance testing for density on structure backfill, structure embankment, engineered embankment, and pavement support structure in accordance with procedures and specifications.
Bridge Construction Engineering- Perform construction engineering, inspection and testing services on new and rehabilitation bridge projects. This includes project administration; inspection; quality control testing and reporting; measurement, computation, and documentation of quantities; reporting and record keeping; and finalling all project documentation; for construction work to be performed by the Construction Contractor until completion of work by the Construction Contractor and acceptance of the Project.
Bridge Painting Inspection- Perform inspection services for partial and full painting of bridges.
Portland Cement Concrete Inspection & Testing- Perform Portland cement concrete inspection and testing services.
Road Construction Engineering- Perform construction engineering, inspection and testing services on new and rehabilitation road projects. This includes project administration; inspection; quality assurance testing and reporting; measurement, computation, and documentation of quantities; reporting and record keeping; and finalling all project documentation; for construction work to be performed by the Construction Contractor until completion of work by the Construction Contractor and acceptance of the Project.
Technical Assistance- Perform technical assistance services for project documentation procedures including project close outs, local agency project oversight, and office technician services.
Traffic & Safety Inspection Services- Perform inspection services for proper design, placement, uniformity, and operation of traffic control and safety devices. This includes inspection of pavement markings, traffic signal support structures, signing, guardrails, impact attenuators, work zone traffic control setup and removal operations, etc.
Michigan Qualifying Highway, Bridge, Building Infrastructure Construction Related Experience
Aggregate testing services.
Bituminous pavement inspection services.
Current, qualifying experience in density inspection and testing services.
Portland cement concrete inspection and testing services.
Bridge construction engineering.
Road construction engineering.
Areas in MDOT’s project documentation procedures for project close outs, local agency project oversight procedures, FieldManager experience, and MDOT’s project materials documentation procedures/requirements.
Traffic inspection services.
Bridge painting inspection experience on MDOT structures.
Areas of construction project records reviews, contractor’s claim procedures, documentation, and reviews, developing or reviewing “Critical Path Networks” for progress clauses and progress schedules, Value Engineering proposal evaluations, construction paving projects, bridge construction, development of special contract language or specification writing, ride quality measurements, environmental/soil erosion methods, measures, and requirements, grading & drainage construction, traffic and safety (signs, signals, guardrail, etc.) projects, experience with warranty road projects, utility coordination work, concrete or hot mix asphalt quality assurance and quality control, contractor staking projects.
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