Civil Engineer Consultant (Bridge)


Employment Opportunities
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation currently has two openings for Civil Engineer Consultant (Bridge). Both are located in the District 8 Central Office.


Type of Work
As a Civil Engineer Consultant, you will perform high order analytical, developmental, and evaluative professional engineering work of a non-supervisory nature in the areas of highway bridges and related structures. You may coordinate and direct design activities; supervise the development of plans prepared by consultant engineers; direct the preparation of cost estimates, job and material specifications and detailed working drawings; monitor construction activities; resolve problems associated with proposed location and design changes; monitor and direct bridge inspection activities; perform or direct bridge engineering computation activities; evaluate the desirability of adopting new technology; or develop new engineering standards. You may also be involved in an ongoing statewide bridge inspection and maintenance program.



For more information about these opportunities, 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.