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Construction Project Engineer

Date Posted:  May 18, 2022
Requisition ID:  346381

Edinburgh, IN, US, 46124


Work for Indiana

Grow your career with the State of Indiana! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana is a diverse workforce offering employees stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana’s communities every day.


At the State of Indiana, we don’t just talk about diversity and inclusion – Our goal is to create a welcoming, accessible, and equitable workplace, with a workforce that is representative of the State of Indiana population. As a proud equal opportunity employer, reasonable accommodations may be available to enable individuals with disabilities to interview and to perform the essential functions of a role.


About the Adjutant General’s Office:

The Adjutant General’s Office (AGO) provides a dynamic workplace while serving the Indiana National Guard at its various facilities throughout the state.  AGO’s programs and projects offer exciting opportunities for professionals in many fields - from maintenance repair to cadre to civil engineers - looking to begin or advance their careers.  AGO offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, as well as an outstanding work/life balance.  AGO offers agency specific benefits, such as a physical fitness program, an opportunity to work an alternative work schedule, and a spot bonus program to reward hardworking employees.



This position traditionally starts at $42,094 per year and may be commensurate with education and work experience. 

Next Level benefits at the State of Indiana are here! Be sure to review our expanded benefit package offerings below.


About the Job:

You will serve as a construction project engineer for the Army National guard (OMARNG) Major Construction and Maintenance/Repair projects for the Directorate of Public Works at Camp Atterbury, which includes planning, designing, writing specification, and on-site supervision. Work consists of complex construction projects that are broad in scope and have many interrelated variables. 

A Day in the Life:

​The essential functions of this role are as follows: 

  • Executes, coordinates, and assists in the preparation of projects; design plans, specifications and bidding documents;
  • Reviews documents submitted by contractors for technical adequacy and compliance with construction specifications, federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations;
  • Coordinates the work Architect-Engineering companies, construction contractors and utility companies at several project sites;
  • Conduct daily site visits and inspections;
  • Reviews and analyzes proposed design and /or specifications changes while construction is in process; Provides technical engineering guidance on construction projects;
  • Develops and prepares project justification documents (NGB 420r and DD 1390/91), including cost estimates, bills of materials, and supporting technical date for unusual requirements.
  • Maintains projects books and files relating to the authorization, design, progress, construction, costs and completion of all OMARNG Major Construction and Maintenance/Repair projects;
  • Prepares/reviews and submits environmental documents, site survey reports, soil analysis reports and energy source selection reports;

The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice. 

    What You'll Need for Success:

    You must meet the following requirement to be considered for employment:

    • Knowledge and skill typically acquired through a Baccalaureate degree (degree in civil engineering or related field desired) plus related work experience; related academic training plus comparable work experience or comparable work alone may substitute for a Baccalaureate degree where appropriate;
    • Extensive knowledge of Building Automation Systems (BARS);
    • Knowledge of wind, solar, alternative fuel, and ground source building systems;
    • LEED certified;
    • Extensive knowledge of construction and engineering principles, practices and techniques;
    • Ability to analyze and evaluate complex technical design and specifications and determine how alterations may effect all facets of a project;
    • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing;
    • Ability to utilize CAD drafting skills in preparing designs;
    • Ability to keep abreast of new developments and technologies relating to engineering and construction;
    • Must have and maintain a valid Indiana Driver’s License.

    Supervisory Responsibilities/Direct Reports:

    This role does not provide direct supervision to direct reports.

    Benefits of Employment with the State of Indiana:


    The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package for full-time employees which includes: 

    • Three (3) medical plan options (including RX coverage) as well as vision and dental plans;
    • Wellness program (offers premium discount for the medical plan and gift cards);
    • Health savings account, which includes bi-weekly state contribution; 
    • Flexible work scheduling options, including the potential for hybrid remote work for employees whose work may be performed outside state facilities;
    • Deferred compensation 457B account (similar to 401k plan) with employer match; 
    • Two (2) fully-funded pension plan options; 
    • A robust, comprehensive program of leave policies covering a variety of employee needs, including but not limited to:
      • 150 hours of paid new parent leave; 
      • Up to 15 hours of paid community service leave;
    • Combined 180 hours of paid vacation, personal, and sick leave time off; 
    • 12 paid holidays, 14 on election years; 
    • Education Reimbursement Program;
    • Group life insurance; 
    • Referral Bonus program;
    • Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits; 
    • Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program; 
    • Free Parking for most positions;
    • Free LinkedIn Learning access;


    Equal Employment Opportunity:


    The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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