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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Northeastern Region - Geotechnical Section
City:    North Bay
Job Term:    1 Permanent, 1 Temporary
Job Code:    60105 - Pavement Design/Eval Officer
Salary:    $1,183.01 - $1,455.38 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    52730
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Are you looking for a unique opportunity to demonstrate your pavement management, evaluation and design expertise? If so, consider bringing your talent to our multi-disciplinary team.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this challenging position, you will:

• prepare recommendations regarding the planning, design, construction and maintenance of highway facilities
• supervise engineering service provider assignments
• carry out on-site investigations and prepare reports
• analyse and evaluate field and laboratory test data
• provide technical information and advice to staff, service providers, stakeholders and special interest groups
• evaluate pavement conditions and develop maintenance/rehabilitation strategies

Please note: fieldwork and occasional overnight travel is a requirement of this position.

How do I qualify?

• You have a valid driver's licence to travel throughout the region.

Technical knowledge:
• You have demonstrated knowledge of geotechnical engineering materials.
• You have knowledge of the principles and practices of soils and pavement evaluation, investigation, testing and design as well as highway construction and maintenance practices.
• You are proficient with computers and software such as word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software.

Other relevant skills:
• You have well developed research, analytical and problem solving skills.
• You have good planning and organizational skills to meet work schedules and due dates.
• You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to discuss, advise, and present information.
• You have experience working with contractors.

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 447 Mckeown Ave, North Bay, North Region
  • 1 Temporary, duration up to 14 months, 447 Mckeown Ave, North Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   3
Category:   Maintenance and Trades
Posted on:   Wednesday, April 10, 2013
  • N-MT-52730/13(2)
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 24, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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