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District Offices MnDOT District 7 - Mankato/Windom Metro District - St Paul/Minneapolis MnDOT District 8 - Marshall/Wilmar/Hutchinson MnDOT District 1 - Duluth/Virginia MnDOT District 4 - Detroit Lakes/Morris MnDOT District 2 - Bemidji/Crookston MnDOT District 3 - Baxter/St Cloud MnDOT District 6 - Rochester/Owatonna

Office: Materials – District 1, 1123 Mesaba Ave Duluth, MN 55811
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)

Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Run graduation tests.
  • Test concrete cylinders.
  • Help modify spreadsheets to share highway projects information.

Office: Planning – District 2 , 3920 Hwy 2 West, Bemidji, MN 56601
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)

Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Help with writing project charters and scoping documents; data collection for upcoming projects and corridor assessments.
  • Help with the statewide bicycle plan update.
  • Help with GIS inventory and mapping.

Office: Traffic – District 2 , 3920 Hwy 2 West, Bemidji, MN 56601
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Use video log system to collect information to aid in analysis of the state highway system.
  • Collect materials using the crash mapping tool (GIS based), obtaining crash statistics and technical reports.
  • Accompany traffic engineers to various meetings and safety reviews.

Office: Traffic – District 8, 2505 Transportation Road, Willmar 56201
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Work in excel to update databases.
  • Work with Google Earth to portray location and information to use as an aid for decision making and conveying information to others.
  • Process application requests for businesses wishing to advertise along state highways.
  • Perform research by reading manuals, magazines and articles and having discussions with other MnDOT staff.

Office: Hydraulics – District 7, 2151 Bassett Drive, Mankato, 56001
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 2
Tasks:

  • Review and provide comment on contractor supplied As-Built and Video pipe.
  • Draft plan details and sheets.
  • Wetland Delineation report review.

Office: Bridge Maintenance – Metro District, 1500 W. County Road B2, Roseville, MN 55113
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Update bridge inspection data and perform analysis/calculation of data.
  • Help with collection/inspection of other related maintenance field assets.

Office: Bridge – 3485 Hadley Avenue North, Oakdale 55128
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Scan documents and enter them into the Electronic Data Management System EDMS.
  • Assist with OWSA tasks (electronic file organization).
  • Organize the Bridge Office resource area by removing outdated materials and ship items to the warehouse.
  • Provide general support to the Bridge Office including filing, reception duties, copying, and entry level data entry.

Office: Materials/Materials Engineering – 1400 Gervais Avenue, Maplewood 55109
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Assist testing personnel with the processing of samples.
  • Log in and prep samples using testing software.
  • Take measurements of samples to determine amount of prep work needed.
  • Organize, update, and/or create lab reports using excel files.
  • Scan and archive historical records.

Office: Materials/Road Research – 1400 Gervais Avenue, Maplewood 55109
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 2
Tasks:

  • Review and summarize already completed research.
  • Review field measurements and perform additional analyses.
  • Compare field and laboratory measured material properties with estimated materials properties.
  • Collaboratively develop recommendations.

Office: Office of Land Management/ Platting – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Scan parcel files and make appropriate copies necessary for plat reviews.
  • Upload scanned documents into Land Management database system.
  • Identify exiting parcels from Right of way maps and plats; order those files from records center.
  • Enter metadata information describing scanned documents into database system.

Office: Building Services/Planning – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Learn about facility condition, operational deficiency, and site condition assessments, review data and correlate to reports generated.
  • Work with P6 database to populate project information (resources, track progress etc.).
  • Assist with production, assembly and distribution of any and all business process manuals.
  • Scan historic documents and file in the Building Services Digital direction.
  • Assist with development of 20 year plan using asset management and other data.

Office: Office of Land Management/Right of Way & Mapping – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Engineering emphasis)
Number of positions: 2
Tasks:

  • Research and assemble source maps and corresponding reference data.
  • Examine and compare raster and/or CAD map files for different and deficiencies; edit maps to meet required standards.
  • Check draft map updates for legibility, accuracy, and completeness.
  • Complete checklists/documents and update databases with details corresponding to maps worked on.

Office: Office of Land Management/Photogrammetrics – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Engineering/Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Operating Desktop scanner.
  • Creating PDF files, and merging PDF files into a single file.
  • Filling out document profiles in MnDOT’s Electronic Data Management System (EDMS).

Office: Office of Land Management/Photogrammetrics – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Engineering/Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Importing CADD files into GIS.
  • Entering Metadata.
  • Scan and archive historical records.

Office: Office of Land Management/Legal – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Engineering/Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Scanning and filing of condemnation and parcel file documents.
  • Indexing the scanned documents as set forth in the procedures manual.
  • Uploading the indexed document files into the REALMS database (Right-of-Way Electronic Acquisition and Land Management System).
  • Assisting the Legal Department with service of process mailings and light filing duties.

Office: Human Resources – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Update research and update recruitment resources.
  • Help with recruitment preparation and process improvements.
  • Help with the Transportation Associate Newsletter.

Office: Maintenance Operations – Metro District 1500 W, Cty Rd B2, Roseville 55113
Background: PLTW (Technology emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Update and maintain Metro maintenance database.
  • Create new naming nomenclature for documents.
  • Establish process to maintain database system.

Office: Transportation System Management/Planning – Central Office, 395 John Ireland Blvd, Saint Paul 55155
Background: PLTW (Math emphasis)
Number of positions: 1
Tasks:

  • Assist STIP Coordinator reviewing and preparing annual State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP).
  • Review project funding.
  • Update project funding.
  • Contact the District and Specialty offices.