VDOT News - Hampton Roads



Leila Rice (757) 932-4415

Sept. 4, 2013

Contractors and Subcontractors Seek Applicants to Fill Positions Created by Project

Portsmouth, VA – Elizabeth River Crossings (ERC), the company delivering the Elizabeth River Tunnels Project, along with Project design-build contractors, SKW Constructors, is hosting a job fair tomorrow, Thursday, September 5, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel and Waterfront Conference Center, 425 Water Street, Portsmouth.

Job seekers will have the opportunity to meet with some of the Project’s contractors and subcontractors, obtain information about available job opportunities and for some positions, participate in on-site interviews.

Positions vary by contractor, but include:

• IT Maintenance Technicians
• System Administrators
• Database Administrators
• Customer Service Supervisors
• Customer Service Representatives
• Office Clerks
• Equipment Operators
• Laborers
• Pile Drivers
• Concrete Finishers
• Welders
• On-the-Job Training opportunities

For more information about the upcoming job fair, interested parties can call 757-932-4400 or visit www.DriveERT.com.

Headquartered in Portsmouth, Virginia, Elizabeth River Crossings OpCo, LLC, is the private partner of the Virginia Department of Transportation for the design, construction, finance, operations and maintenance of the Elizabeth River Tunnels Project. Located in Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia, the Project is comprised of a new two-lane tunnel under the Elizabeth River parallel to the existing Midtown Tunnel; fire, life and safety modifications and upgrades to the existing Midtown Tunnel and Downtown Tunnels; interchange modifications in Norfolk and Portsmouth; and extending the MLK Freeway in Portsmouth from London Boulevard to I-264. More information can be found at www.DriveERT.com. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/DriveERT.

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