Kansas Department of Transportation "...to provide a statewide transportation system to meet the needs of Kansas."
    
 
 
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Career Opportunities

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Engineering Positions Non-degree Technical Positions
 

Engineering Positions

The Kansas Department of Transportation State Bridge Section will challenge the new employee with a diversity of analysis and design experiences. New engineers have the opportunity to explore many of the tasks listed below.

Hydrology Soils and Foundation Engineering Retaining Wall System Design
River Hydraulics Structural Analysis Bridge Cost Estimating
Surveying Reinforced Concrete Design Construction Problem Solving
Bridge Sizing and Selection Prestressed Concrete Design Computer Aided Drafting
Road Geometric Design Structural Steel Design Software Development
Bridge Drainage Systems Concrete Box Design  

Once the employee gains bridge design experience, he/she may choose to specialize or concentrate on one of the more specific bridge fields listed below:

Bridge Design Signing and Lighting Structures Bridge Inspection
Software Development Standards and Manual Development Load Rating and Evaluation

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE IN TOPEKA

Non-Degree Technical Positions

The Kansas Department of Transportation State Bridge Section offers many challenging, non-degree, technical positions.

These include:

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Engineering Technician   Technical Support Consultant I   Management Systems Analyst I  
Engineering Technician Associate   Engineering Technician Senior   Engineering Technician Specialist
Application Developer II    

These non-degree technical positions will challenge the employee with a diversity of technical experiences including:

Computer Aided Drafting (CADD) Bridge Inspection Database Generation and Maintenance
Highway and Bridge Geometrics Bridge Evaluation and Rating Investigations Web Page Development and Maintenance
Plan Detail Checks and Quantity Calculations Special Bridge Inspections, Diving, Ultrasonic Testing Hardware and Operating System Installation and Maintenance

 

Last updated : August 22, 2013