Announcement: ODOT18-2155ocA Roadway Designer – Associate in Engineering 2 Highway Division – Region 2 Tech Center Salem
Design your career with ODOT! Are you a talented designer with a passion for public service? Join our team as a roadway designer in Salem! In this key role, as a part of a larger team, you will independently prepare and design roadways for moderately complex transportation projects that meet federal, state and local design standards. Put your talents in action and apply today!
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We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.
Augment: This recruitment is to augment the candidate pool generated by job announcement ODOT18-2155oc. If you have previously applied for this position, you do not need to re-apply. Names of qualified applicants will remain on the list for further consideration.
Additional Details: Representation: This position is represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE).
Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepare and design the roadway portion of plans and estimates for transportation construction and reconstruction projects.
Serve as a technical resource to construction staff on design or other related challenges.
Consult with and coordinate contract plan preparation with other technical disciplines.
Attend public, agency and outside agency meetings in a technical support role.
Prepare and analyze design alternatives during environmental studies and project delivery.
Prepare project cost estimates and impact assessments.
Provide technical and procedural recommendations on project development and delivery issues.
Participate on multi-discipline project scoping teams.
Desired Attributes/Application Scoring Criteria: In addition to your related work experience and education, we will use the attributes below to determine whom to interview. You are not required to have all of these attributes, but please make sure that the ones you do have are clearly demonstrated in your application materials. Your application materials may be graded on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and presentation.
Work experience related to a transportation/infrastructure environment.
Experience developing roadway plans, specifications, and cost estimates.
Work is performed predominantly in an office environment with extensive computer use.
Frequent in-state travel required to attend meetings, perform inspections and field scoping.
Workload involves successful management of projects with tight timelines.
Minimum Qualifications: Completion of and passing score on the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam AND (1) year of experience applying professional engineering theory, principles and methods.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license, an acceptable driving record and the ability to drive are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Learn More and Apply!
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, August 29, 2018.
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ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: ODOT18-2155ocA
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.