Project Resident - Roadway

at RK&K in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

RK&K is seeking a dedicated and strong Project Resident to administer complex highway/bridge construction projects for the Department of Transportation in Delaware. The ideal Resident will have at least fifteen years of construction inspection experience including roadway and structure construction methods, materials, standards and specifications. Come join our thriving Construction Management & Inspection team.

Essential Functions

Provide construction management, supervision, and leadership for an inspection staff on a large or complex highway construction project

Fully engage in solving problems to provide technical evaluation and sound solutions while independently coordinating and directing all phases of construction inspection on complex highway projects

Oversight of project record-keeping, scheduling and DOT reporting as required

Ability to conduct scheduled project progress meetings for the client as required

Ability to communicate effectively across different platforms with project staff, DelDOT personnel, stakeholders, contractors, and the general public

Working knowledge of Oracle and Microsoft Office products

Required Experience

At least fifteen (15) years (DelDOT preferred) highway infrastructure inspection experience for construction methods, materials, standards, and specifications

Previous construction project management experience

Understanding of QA/QC development and execution process

Knowledge of construction materials, standards, and specifications related to DOT highway infrastructure projects and facilities

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Application of mathematical formulas and engineering principles

Basic computer knowledge and familiarity with Microsoft Office products

Other Requirements

Valid driver's license and favorable driving record

Ability to pass a Criminal History Background Check (CHBC)

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

About Us

With 30 offices from Pennsylvania to Florida and ranked 61st on ENR's 2021 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, our design and construction management firm specializes in transportation, environmental and energy projects. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome on a project. Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,400 employees as a professional, RK&K has received extensive recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture.

What We Offer

RK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401(k) plan with company matching.

Drug-free Workplace Statement

RK&K maintains a drug-free workplace. Employees of RK&K are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana.

EEO Statement

RK&K ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information, require special assistance for persons with disabilities, or limited English proficiency, you may contact Human Resources at (410)728-2900.


RK&K IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - RK&K ensures non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities, you may contact Human Resources at 410-728-2900.  Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact RK&K by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD).  Call 711 for TTY/TDD or use the website If you need more information on special assistance regarding limited English proficiency, contact your RK&K office receptionist and they will be able to direct you to: 1) an individual with our company that speaks your language; 2) an outside service that can assist you in communicating with RK&K; or 3) you may also contact Human Resources at: 410-728-2900

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Job Posting: 858535

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Nov 14, 2021