Position Summary |
ODOT13-0414OC – Salem
This is a seasonal position that is expected to last approximately 6 months from date of hire. Seasonal positions are regular status, benefits eligible positions, which occur, terminate and recur periodically or regularly.
The purpose of this position is to assist in collection of physical data on the condition of pavements.
This position requires statewide travel (3 to 4 weeks during the summer months) and long distance driving/riding for up to 10-12 hours per day. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
This position is represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE)
Must have and maintain a valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record.
Instructions - Minimum Qualifications
The 'Work Experience' and/or 'Education' sections of your application must clearly describe how you meet the qualifications for this position as listed below; you must also answer supplemental questions.
A resume' or position description will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
Minimum Qualifications :
• An Associate's degree in Engineering Technology from a community college or technical school; OR
• Eighteen months of experience directly related to engineering; OR
• An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Criminal Background and additional pre-employment check(s) as required for the position will be conducted on final candidates (could include Driver License, LEDS, and/or Education Verification).
Veteran's Points :
Honorable or General 'Character of Service' showing on a DD214 or DD215 attached to your application - 5 Points
Honorable or General 'Character of Service' showing on a DD214 or DD215 and a 'Certificate of Civil Service' preference letter attached to your application - 10 Points
For questions about the job announcement, call 541-963-1584.
For technical help with online application, call 1-877-204-4442.
Application Help: http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/CS/HR/jobs/Application_Help.pdf
Drive a vehicle on the state highway system towing a trailer that contains pavement friction testing equipment which operates while the vehicle is moving down the highway.
When riding as a passenger, operate the computer in the vehicle that runs the friction testing equipment or runs smoothness testing equipment using equipment specific software.
Drive a vehicle on the state highway system that contains pavement smoothness testing equipment which operates while the vehicle is moving down the highway. The vehicle is called a Pavement Profilometer.
Calibrate the equipment.
Operate personal computer in the office to process the data collected in the field as well as transfer the data to permanent files.
Read maps and plan routes for the data collection.
Change worn tires on the friction testing trailer which requires being able to lift up to 50 pounds.
Electronic or Paper Application Checklist:
Veteran's Documents - If Applicable
*When submitting a paper application, if supplemental questions are listed in the on-line announcement your answers must be attached.
Oregon Department of Transportation
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La Grande OR 97850
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