Project Development Engineer

Minnesota Department of Transportation
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Up to $107,761 Annually
Closing date
Oct 14, 2022

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This position will have the option to telework (up to 3 days per week)!

The purpose of this position is to provide oversight of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Process delegated to the Local Public Agencies (LPAs) for construction projects funded through the Federal Highway Administration. To assist LPAs in developing and processing local road, bridge, safety & enhancement projects that have been approved to use Federal aid funding.  This includes providing technical assistance and training on NEPA and documentation requirements, review and approval of environmental documents and design exceptions, and coordination between Local Agency MnDOT Office of Environmental Stewardship and Federal Highway Administration staff. 



We offer excellent employee benefits, such as low-cost health and dental insurance, and affordable dependent coverage.  Other benefits include:

  • 11 paid holidays per year Up to 29 paid vacation days per year 13 paid sick days per year Defined pension plan Vision insurance available Paid life insurance Short & long-term disability available Paid parental leave available Training opportunities And more!


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.


Three years of experience in the following areas:

  • Interpreting and applying environmental requirements, federal regulations, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials guidelines, and design criteria and standards to projects. Experience creating, reviewing, or implementing NEPA documents including project memos, environmental assessments, and environmental impact statements.


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We are driven to find talented, innovative employees for Minnesota’s nationally recognized transportation system. We work to build the best team in the transportation industry to ensure that Minnesota thrives with a safe, sustainable and leading edge transportation system. You will be surrounded by a diverse community of experts, each driven by challenging work and motivated by the greater good. You will understand the impact of the work you are doing and be able to see the benefit you are providing to the citizens of Minnesota. You can set your sights high and use your strengths to grow within the organization. MnDOT offers superior health and retirement benefits as well as a solid commitment to work-life balance, which provides you the tools to thrive both at work and outside of work.
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395 John Ireland Blvd.
M.S. 200
St. Paul

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