Salary: $49,778 - $73,957 per yr
Staff Associate Engineers perform professional engineering assignments not requiring licensure by the State Board of Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. This position is located within the Design Section of NDOT's Stormwater Division in Carson City, NV. The Stormwater Division is responsible for implementing the requirements of NDOT's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) permit. Incumbent will: perform stormwater quality, hydrologic, and hydraulic engineering analysis and design for stormwater treatment facilities, highway drainage features, erosion control, permanent and temporary Best Management Practices (BMPs), open channels, and storm drain systems; prepare and coordinate construction plans and specifications; review technical engineering calculations, reports, plans, and specifications; coordinate stormwater projects and programs with other divisions, staff, and consultants to ensure stormwater requirements, project goals, and schedules are met; perform field reviews, inspections, and data collection; and assist with preparation of Department's annual stormwater reports. The ideal candidate should have studied hydrology, hydraulics, and stormwater quality and desire to work in this field; excellent organizational and analytical skills; be able to work independently as well as collaboratively within a large organization with multiple priorities; resolve issues and make effective decisions; and have excellent interpersonal, communication, and consensus building skills. NOTE: THIS RECRUITMENT MAY BE USED TO UNDERFILL A PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER. INCUMBENT MAY MOVE TO THE NEXT LEVEL UPON MEETING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, SATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE, AND WITH THE APPROVAL OF THE APPOINTING AUTHORITY. 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.
Announcement Number: 37295
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.