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State of Minnesota Facilities Engineer - Engineer Senior in St. Paul, Minnesota

Working Title: Facilities Engineer

Job Class: Engineer Senior

Agency: Transportation Dept

  • Who May Apply : Open to all qualified job seekers

  • Date Posted : 09/18/2023

  • Closing Date : 10/02/2023

  • Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit : Transportation Dept / DOT-Metro-Central Off-MGEC

  • Division/Unit : Transit / Transit Operations

  • Work Shift/Work Hours : Day Shift

  • Days of Work : Monday - Friday

  • Travel Required : 10%

  • Salary Range: $34.30 - $50.47 / hourly; $71,618 - $105,381 / annually

  • Classified Status : Classified

  • Bargaining Unit/Union : 212 - MN Govt Engineers Council/Engineers

  • Last Incumbent : n/a - new

  • Supervisor Name : Brien Konkol

  • FLSA Status : Exempt - Professional

  • Telework Eligible : Yes

  • Designated in Connect 700 Program for Applicants with Disabilities (https://mn.gov/mmb/careers/diverse-workforce/people-with-disabilities/connect700/) : Yes

Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans.

The work you’ll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.

** The Minnesota Department of Transportation does not sponsor applicants for work visas or Optional Practical Training Extensions for STEM Students. Individuals must be legally authorized to work in the US at the start of employment.

This position is located at Central Office in St. Paul. This position will have the flexibility to telecommute, work a hybrid schedule, or work in the office. The incumbent will be required to complete a telework agreement. The incumbent may be expected to work in the office on occasion.

This position provides engineering expertise to MnDOT and its partners on transit facilities throughout greater MN. This is accomplished by working with the Principal Facilities Engineer, MnDOT staff, and external partners to develop and implement policy, standards, and guidance for Greater MN transit facilities.

Occasional travel (10% of time) to work with transit systems throughout MN on facility projects.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensure as a professional civil engineer with the Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID). If obtaining licensure through comity (reciprocity), a practice pending letter from AELSLAGID must be provided to MnDOT HR prior to starting employment.

  • Experience with drafting policies and manuals.

  • Experience managing programs and projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with roles and responsibilities of state, local, and regionals units of government.

  • Experience with data management systems/software.

Additional Requirements

Successful candidate must pass past-employer reference checks and criminal history check

It is our policy that all candidates submit to a background investigation prior to employment. The background check may consist of the following components: SEMA4 Records Check, Criminal History Check, Employment Reference Check, Driver’s License Check, Education/License Verification and Pre-Employment Physical.


Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us . Please indicate what assistance is needed.