State Project Construction Superintendent (19-127)

Augusta, Maine, United States Full-time

Application closes: Dec. 6, 2019

Maine Department of Transportation 

Pay:  49,233.60 - $67,412.80 Job Code: 6427 Pay Grade:   26 (Supervisory)

Location: Augusta - Region 2 Bulletin No. 19-127 Office/Bureau: Project Development - Highway Program 

Position Number: 02500-0065

Opening Date:   November 20, 2019

Closing Date:  December 6, 2019



This is a technical position of a supervisory nature overseeing state funded projects. These will include paving and construction activities, primarily on collector roads in designated geographic areas, in the Region. Responsible for coordinating/ managing people, materials, equipment; budgets, schedules and contracts; and the safety of employees and the general public. Assure all work conforms to all applicable state standards, specifications, and design. Supervise and assign work to technical personnel in construction/paving, in order to ensure timely delivery of assigned projects in the Highway Program. Work proactively with Bureau of M&O, Planning, and the Highway Program in developing the biennial LCP and State Funded work program. Work is performed under limited supervision.


Twelve (12) years of experience in highway maintenance and construction or engineering -OR- a Bachelors Degree in an allied technical field and four (4) years of engineering experience -OR- an Associates Degree in Civil Engineering or related technical field and eight (8) years of related experience including at least one (1) year of supervisory experience.


Interested applicants need to apply online by clicking the "Apply for this Opening/Apply Now" button along with uploading a cover letter, current resume, and any applicable copies of post-secondary transcripts, licensing, registration and certifications. 

*If you require a paper application, please contact MaineDOT Human Resources at 624-3050 or via email at*


Rachel Theriault, Human Resources Generalist, at (207) 624-3425 or



The value of State’s share of Employee’s Retirement:  14.47% of salary for BU positions and 19.27% for confidential positions.

The value of State-paid Dental Insurance: $14.31 biweekly.  The value*of State paid Health Insurance:

Level 1:  100% State Contribution (employee pays nothing):  $461.75 biweekly

Level 2:  95% State Contribution (employee pays 5%):  $438.66 biweekly

Level 3:  90% State Contribution (employee pays 10%):  $415.58 biweekly

Level 4:  85% State Contribution (employee pays 15%):  $392.49 biweekly

 *The level of the actual value of state paid Health Insurance will be based on the employee’s wage rate and status with regard to the health credit premium program.


The Maine Department of Transportation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.