Senior Civil Engineer (Bridge)


Employment Opportunities
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has one opening for a Senior Civil Engineer (Bridge) in the District 8 Central Office.


Type of Work
This is professional engineering work in the design, construction, rehabilitation or maintenance of highway bridges and related structures. You will engage in design activities, develop plans, and review plans prepared by consultant engineers; and prepare cost estimates, job and material specifications and detailed working drawings. You will also monitor construction activities, resolve problems associated with proposed location and design changes, and may be involved in an ongoing statewide bridge inspection and maintenance program. Senior Civil Engineers manage a quality assurance design or inspection program for Interstate, major and/or complex bridges. You will review and recommend the approval of consultants' engineering plans, proposals and specifications; and provide technical assistance when requested.



For more information about this opportunity, please contact the Department of Transportation District 8-0 at the address below:

District Office 8-0
2140 Herr Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Phone: (717) 787-6653


Starting Salary



Comprehensive health insurance; liberal retirement/pension plan; paid vacation, personal and sick leave; paid holidays; prescription, vision and dental plan coverage (after six months); paid group life insurance, and much more.


Pennsylvania residency is NOT required at the time of application for these positions. 


Click here to view detailed test announcement which includes eligibility requirements.