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The State Highway Administration (SHA) is both an exciting and dynamic place to work.!

We are an award-winning organization, being a three-time recipient of the Governor's Quality Award. SHA holds only the highest standards of professionalism, honesty, and integrity. We strive for continuous improvement in our products, while maintaining customer satisfaction as our number one goal.

We offer our employees a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, which includes:

  • Projected first year compensation: $49,498 (Starting salary of $45,498 plus a one-time $4,000 sign-on bonus)
  • 3 weeks of sick leave
  • 2 weeks vacation
  • 7 personal leave days
  • 10 paid holidays (11 during election years) each year
  • a full range of health care benefits
  • tuition reimbursement

We also offer participation in the Graduate Engineer Training Program (GETP) which involves a dozen or so modules of 1 day to 1-week duration to introduce you to all the offices at SHA, technical training and managerial modules. It also includes a 6-month mandatory construction inspection rotation and the potential for 1 or 2 additional rotations elsewhere within SHA.

Please feel free to browse our web-site to gain a better understanding of State Highway Administration, Transportation Engineer positions, and the benefits associated with working for SHA. If you feel you have any questions that were not addressed here, please feel free to contact our Recruitment and Examination office at 1-877-743-9311.

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