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Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32025

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Requisition No: 53793 

Agency: Department of Transportation


Position Number: 55004186 

Salary:  $73,944.17 - $95,692.45 

Posting Closing Date: 02/28/2019 



206 / District Construction






CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: (386) 961-7543


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SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  You may be required to provide your Social Security Number to conduct required verifications. Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962 will not be eligible for hire or promotion in the Career Service, or appointment in the Selected Exempt Service (SES) or Senior Management Service (SMS) unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS.


THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VALUES AND SUPPORTS EMPLOYMENT OF INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.  QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.  In accordance with Section 110.112, Florida Statutes, and the Florida Department of Transportation’s Individuals with Disabilities Affirmative Action Plan, the agency is committed to ensuring affirmative action and equal employment opportunity for qualified individuals with disabilities.  Upon request and as appropriate, reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities may be provided.  Interested persons should contact the Florida Department of Transportation’s Equal Opportunity Office located at 605 Suwannee Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399 or call (850) 414-4747 for assistance.  


POSITION DESCRIPTION:  Serves as Construction Scheduling Engineer in the District Construction Office performing advanced engineering work ensuring uniform methodology for establishing contract durations on Department of Transportation construction contracts. Establish contract time duration based on Department approved policies, procedures, and established industry or Department production rates. Contract time to be initially developed during Phase III design review when the Contract Estimating System is sufficiently loaded to determine production rates.  Final duration will be set once Trns*port and Utility Agreements have been finalized. Directs and supervises employees by communicating regularly, motivating, training, evaluating, and planning and directing employee's work.


Assist consultant designers in establishing construction duration.  Perform quality assurance (QA) of construction duration set by consultant designers.


Review and/or assist construction resident offices in analyzing contractor submitted schedules throughout the contract duration for conformance with contract documents.  Evaluate the schedule for logic, durations, resource loading, relationships, contract changes, etc.   Provide timely analysis and responses.


Prepare and/or assist construction staff in the evaluation of matters related to contract time including time extensions, construction claims, Dispute Review Board matters, and litigation.


Develop and provide training to construction resident offices on an established frequency.   Training  provided to include lessons learned, specification updates, and use of scheduling software including Primavera.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  Knowledge of: advanced math to include basic algebra, trigonometry and geometry; contract pay items and their uses; road and bridge construction; concepts, terminology, principles and analytical techniques of an engineering specialty area. Skilled in: application of engineering quantitative techniques; reading and interpreting plans and specifications. Ability to: communicate technical information effectively, both verbally and in written form; effectively communicate with subordinates and field personnel concerning all facets of contract administration; work with others within a work unit; supervise.


REQUIRED LICENSURE/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION: Registration as a Professional Engineer in accordance with chapter 471, Florida Statutes


OTHER JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS: This position may be required to respond before,during and after emergency situations.


The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Lake City