Engineering Technician II – NDDOT

This position is responsible for the observation of construction and serves as the onsite representative of NDDOT projects while performing the following duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Answers inquiries and complaints from residents and clients in a courteous and professional manner
  • Coordinates on-site testing per the NDDOT Field Sampling & Testing Manual
  • Inspects materials prior to installation
  • Obtains measurements and thoroughly detailed progress information of construction activities
  • Enters PQEs and Inspection Diaries into CARS daily as work occurs
  • Becomes thoroughly familiar with the plans and special provisions for the construction project(s) assigned
  • Points out potential problems to the Project Engineer
  • Reads and interprets construction plans and maps
  • Follows specific instructions on an independent basis
  • Interprets and complies with company mandated safety policies
  • Becomes familiar with the current NDDOT Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction and the NDDOT Construction Records Manual
  • Updates Project Engineer and as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum high school diploma or GED
  • Minimum three years of experience in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Knowledge of the NDDOT Standard Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction, NDDOT Construction Records Manual, and NDDOT Field Sampling & Testing Manual
  • General knowledge of the construction industry
  • Must have valid driver’s license and be insurable
  • Ability to perform physical work (i.e. strenuous walking, lifting 50+ pounds, catching basin grates and manhole covers, hauling equipment, etc.)
  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Ability to work the same hours as the contractor, up to 16 hours per day when indicated

Moore Engineering, Inc. has the right to revise this job description at any time. This job description is not a contract for employment, and either the Employee or the Employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason. Moore Engineering is an EEO/AA Employer.