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Administrator 1, PE-Assistant Destrict Engineer

The Position

Professional Engineer Administrators are responsible for management of an assigned district, function or division in the Department of Transportation.

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 in District III, Elko. Incumbent will supervise maintenance and construction managers; oversee management and administration of construction contracts; manage the sub districts maintenance, equipment shop, and stockroom; administer the sub-districts' work program, monitor expenditures to ensure compliance with approved budget; set priorities for placement of labor and equipment; develop budget for district operations and annual work program; review and approve highway maintenance encroachment permits, perform field reviews and recommend changes to bring plans into compliance with standards; conduct meetings with consultants to review plans and recommend changes and deletions to bring permits to an acceptable approval level; and represents NDOT at hearings, meetings, conferences, and committees with other entities or the public to explain policies and projects.

To Qualify:

Current licensure as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) and four years of progressively responsible professional engineering experience in a supervisory or responsible project charge capacity; OR one year of experience as a Manager II, P.E. in Nevada State service; OR two years experience as a Manager I, P.E. or Supervisor IV, P.E. in Nevada State service; OR licensure and an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Special Notes

Any person registered as a Professional Engineer in another state must become registered as a Professional Engineer in Nevada within six months following the date of appointment and as a continuing condition of employment.

Special Requirements

Registration as a Professional Engineer is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

To Apply
Register on the NVAPPS website at and create an applicant profile. Then apply for recruitment #31886. See the official announcement at: 

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 based on race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.


Posted on: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
This listing expires on: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

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