Roadway Designer

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Oregon Department of Transportation
OR, United States

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Roadway Designer


Roseburg, OR 



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Associate in Engineering 2 – Roadway Designer
Oregon Department of Transportation
Delivery & Operations Division – Region 3
Technical Center/Roadway Engineering Unit
Roseburg or White City

The role: 
As a roadway designer, you will work as part of a team to design moderately complex highway transportation construction projects. Projects typically involve freeway safety and overlay, rural and urban arterial highways, major bridge replacement, city streets, county roads and more. Apply today!
Depending on the final candidate’s preference, this position will be located in either Roseburg or White City!
We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for our positions and hope you will join us on our path to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are an agency that embraces social equity through our values, strategic planning, and actions. Leaning into our equity priorities means we continually examine what we do, the impact we have, and our progress toward weaving social equity into who we are. To learn more about our social equity commitments, visit our Social Equity website
A day in the life:
  • Prepare and design the roadway portion of plans, special provisions and estimates in compliance with federal, state and local design standards.
  • Consult with and coordinate contract plan preparations with other units.
  • Review design alternatives to find benefits regarding public safety, project goals and cost savings.
  • Participate on project teams and provide technical guidance on project development.
  • Complete design and cost estimates.
  • Answer questions from other staff, the public and other agencies.
  • Provide design support during construction which includes design changes, reviewing materials submitted and three dimensional design information.
  • Present and implement approved team proposals and provide feedback during team meetings.
  • Remote work options available! Work is performed in a typical office environment with occasional field scoping, inspection trips and meetings throughout the region.
  • To request a copy of the position description, which includes all duties and working conditions, please email
What’s in it for you:
  • Work/life balance, 11 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules, remote work options, competitive benefits packages and so much more. Click here to learn about working at the Oregon Department of Transportation.
What we need:
  • Completion of and passing score on the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam and one year of experience applying professional engineering theory, principles and methods.
What we’d like to see:
If you have these qualities, let us know! It’s how we will choose whom to move forward!
Note: You do not need to have all of these qualities to be eligible for this position.  
  • Basic knowledge of field construction practices and principles.
  • Basic knowledge of roadway design techniques used to produce plans and drawings.
  • Working knowledge of InRoads and MicroStation software.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience building and developing working relationships with peers, colleagues and customers to achieve a common goal.
Learn more and apply:
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, June 15, 2022.
Please note that we can only accept applications through our website.
Questions? Call 503-910-6372 or email
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer