Welcome to NVAPPS
Nevada Employee Action and Timekeeping System
Session Started:   4/22/18 9:29 AM
Current User:   [none]
Site Help Site Help -- Build #: 163.1.0 Build Date: 03-01-2018
Home   Jobs   Messages  
Instructions  |  Frequently Asked Questions | Page Help Page Help
State of Nevada Announces
An Open Competitive Recruitment for:
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -  $58,338.72 to  $87,549.84  PAY GRADE: 40
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur in this geographical location.
Department: Transportation
Division: Operations
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 06.209
Announcement Number: 31244
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 04/18/2017
Close Date: 05/16/2017
   Phone: (775)888-7076
Applications accepted for another Expired
The Position
Positions in this series supervise professional engineering associates, technical engineering staff, and/or engineering students; direct activities of assigned staff, organize personnel, equipment and materials, and delegate assignments; evaluate the performance of employees according to established policies and work performance standards; ensure accurate and timely completion of work assignments; and provide guidance and training.
Incumbents function as managers who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of subordinate supervisors; develop policies and procedures; and allocate staff and resources to accomplish goals and objectives.
This position is located within the Construction Division in Carson City. Incumbent is responsible for statewide supervision of the QA inspectors (requiring air or ground transportation) and two sample runners; performing periodic on-site project reviews on all phases of construction projects and generating technical reports; coordinating training of field personnel; assisting in the calibration of asphalt and marination plants; management of the construction crews inventory of survey equipment; and administration of the inertial profiler certification and nuclear density programs. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.

To Qualify:
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
    Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a closely related engineering field and four years of professional engineering experience, two years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR certified as an Engineering Intern and four years of professional engineering experience, two years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR two years of experience comparable to the Staff II, Associate Engineer or Supervisor II, Associate Engineer; OR four years of professional engineering experience with two years of experience comparable to the Supervisor I, Associate Engineer.
Special Notes
    Employees in this class who are not licensed professional engineers may not represent themselves as such to other persons or entities.
Additional Position Experience
    Tell us how you heard about this job!
The Examination
The exam will consist of a rating of training and experience weighted 100%. It is essential that applications include extensively detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. Your score will be based on the information provided in your application and your responses to the questions asked below. If there are several parts to a question, answer each part separately. Along with each answer, identify the position(s) and/or training (as described in your application) where you gained the background asked for in the question. Absence of experience/training asked for in a question is not necessarily disqualifying. Failure to answer the questions will result in a score based solely on the application.

Qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview.
1) Describe in detail, including the number of years, your experience as it relates to: a) Inspection of highway construction projects; b) Construction Surveying; c) Nuclear density gauge.
2) Describe your supervisory experience, including the number of years, in an engineering construction environment.
3) Describe your experience, including the number of years, observing and/or performing pavement smoothness measurement to include experience with inertial profiler measurements and/or California profilograph measurements. Please include any experience ensuring equipment is properly calibrated, contractor measurement results are acceptable, and the contractor is following appropriate test method.
4) Describe your experience, including the number of years, revising and administering construction related training to include inspection, materials sampling and testing, and surveying.
5) Describe your experience, including the number of years, preparing technical reports in the following: a) construction field; b) engineering field.
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
Help us reach qualified candidates! Refer a friend by clicking here:
Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:
Division of Human Resource Management
Northern Nevada
209 East Musser Street,
Room 101
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Division of Human Resource Management
Southern Nevada
555 East Washington Avenue,
Suite 1400
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046

TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

© Copyright 2002-2003. Aeris Enterprises Incorporated. All rights reserved.