Senior Transportation Technician

Job Locations US-NC-Durham (CM)
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The Opportunity

We are seeking experienced Senior Transportation Technicians for our Transportation-Construction Management (T-CM) practice in Durham, North Carolina. 


As a Senior Transportation Technician, you will monitor the contractor’s on-site construction activities and inspect materials to ensure compliance with plans, specifications, and other contract documents.  The ideal candidate will possess experience in highway and interstate construction, strong communication skills, be a team player, is enthusiastic, motivated, honest, and dependable.


** Along with resume, please provide a project list that includes your role on the project and the project construction value. **



Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain detailed records of the contractor’s daily operations including manpower, equipment, construction methods, and events that affect the work
    • Monitor work zone traffic control plan and identify discrepancies and potential issues
    • Monitor the erosion control plan and identify discrepancies and potential issues
  • Perform sampling and testing of component materials and completed work
  • Verify the dimensions of prepared and completed work
  • Inspect the construction work and conduct field tests
  • Track / measure completed work quantities for payment
  • Perform survey checks
  • Manage the team of inspectors, coordinate their schedules, and oversee their work and records 


  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • 8+ years construction experience with 4+ years in highway inspection or a Civil Engineering degree and 3 year of road and bridge construction engineering and inspection experience
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications
  • Must have a Valid Driver's License with a good driving record
  • Must obtain any required certifications and pass appropriate qualifications tests for the position in specified time frames
  • Ability to sit, stand, climb, bend, twist or stoop frequently and for prolonged periods, under various outside conditions
  • Ability to reach horizontally as well as vertically for required tasks
  • Ability to use construction or inspection safety equipment including fall protection
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and shake up to 20 pounds. 

Preferred Certifications / Credentials:

  • OSHA 10 Hour
  • NCDOT Roadway Technician
  • NCDOT Concrete Field Technician
  • NCDOT ABC Sampling
  • NCDOT Borrow Pit Sampling
  • NCDOT Conventional Density
  • ACI Concrete Testing Technician Level I
  • Level II: Erosion & Sediment Control/Stormwater
  • Intermediate Work Zone Safety


If this sounds like the role for you and you're ready to join an amazing team, please apply.



The Team

From managed toll lanes and long-range corridor plans, to complex segmental bridges, our teams are working in the field and in the office while providing the highest quality infrastructure and facility solutions. Each day, we partner with transportation agencies and local governments across the country to keep our communities moving. By joining our team, you too can provide unique expertise in the full life cycle of transportation delivery, and lead the evolution of transportation.

The Company

RS&H provides fully integrated architecture, engineering, and consulting services to help clients realize their most complex facility and infrastructure projects for land, air, and space. We are committed to bringing extraordinary solutions to our clients through the promise of imagination, ingenuity, and innovation. With a tradition of excellence that began in 1941, we are consistently ranked among the nation’s top 100 design firms. We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, quality service, business success and valuing associates.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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