Civil Engineer Consultant (Transportation)


Employment Opportunities
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation currently has five openings for Civil Engineer Consultant (Transportation) in Dauphin County. Four are located in the Central Office, and one is located in the PennDOT Materials Testing Lab.


Type of Work
As a Civil Engineer Consultant (Transportation), you will perform transportation engineering duties in a consultative capacity. You will plan, direct and evaluate the work of civil engineers engaged in areas such as transportation facility design; highway construction; highway maintenance; highway safety; traffic engineering; materials engineering; geo-technical engineering; contract management; railroad engineering; or aviation engineering. You will develop solutions for design and/or construction problems and advise management staff, technical staff, engineering professionals and concerned officials on contract interpretation, technical engineering data, and information relative to materials, procedures, engineering concepts and practices. The work requires considerable independent judgment.



For more information about these opportunities, please contact the appropriate office at the address provided below:

Central Office
400 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120
Phone: (717) 425-5121


PennDOT Materials Testing Lab

81 Lab Lane

Harrisburg, PA 17110

Phone: (717) 425-5121


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.