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Roadway Engineer

  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Position ID: 3149
  • Minimum Experience: 10 years
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD ; Geopak ; MicroStation
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Interested in working on innovative, award winning highway & street projects? Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? As an industry leader of innovative design, Burgess & Niple routinely studies and implements the latest transportation solutions for our clients and is looking for an experienced Roadway Engineer with a PE to join our team in Columbus, OH.

What you can expect as the major duties and responsibilities:

  • Serve as a client manager and senior project manager, actively lead projects for ODOT and/or local agencies
  • Participate in Ohio growth initiatives to identify and win ODOT and/or local agency projects
  • Lead quality review processes and perform plan internal technical review to ensure plan quality prior to project submittal
  • Lead and participate in client project meetings, prepare cost estimates, construction plan documents and reports
  • Serve as a task lead on projects coordinating day-to-day efforts with multidisciplinary staff to prepare study and plan documents
  • Mentor junior staff in design and plan production efforts

You may be a good fit if you have these skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited civil engineering program
  • PE registration in the State of Ohio, or ability to be registered with reciprocity
  • 10+ years of related design experience, leading and performing design and construction plan development for ODOT and/or local agency clients
  • Great communication skills and ability to work independently as well as collaborate in a team environment and develop junior staff members
  • Software proficiency with MicroStation/GeoPak, and MS Office Suite is required. experience with OpenRoads is a plus
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools
  • Ability to work remotely based on business operations and the needs of the firm

What we offer:

Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes your choice of medical plan, dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule, flexible spending or health savings account options, basic life insurance/short term & long term disability coverage at no cost to the employee, option to purchase supplemental life insurance, bonus program, flexible hours, hybrid work schedule options, tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.