The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation anticipates 50-60 vacancies for
Civil Engineer Trainees throughout the state.
Type of Work
Employees participate in a 12-15 month on-the-job training program to develop proficiency in the use of civil engineering knowledge, skills, and abilities. Instruction is given in different areas of the Department of Transportation such as design, construction, and maintenance.
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
11 engineering districts across the state and in the central office in
Effective July 1, 2012, the salary is $49,545 for the training period. After successful completion, you are promoted to a Civil Engineer position at a higher 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.
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