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Roadway Engineer

  • Columbus, Ohio
  • Position ID: 3657
  • Minimum Experience: 1 year
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.

Collaborate with industry leaders, learn from experienced roadway design engineers, and work as part of a project team on roadway design and rehabilitation projects for local and state transportation clients. Burgess & Niple is looking for a Roadway Engineer to join our team in Columbus.

B&N Roadway Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Professional Engineers and design staff on projects designing maintenance and rehabilitation solutions for clients, Safe Routes to School facilities, signalized intersections and roundabouts, interchanges, and preliminary studies for corridors, trails, and urban roadway alternatives
  • Develop roadway design layouts, models, plan sheets, cost estimates, and exhibits
  • Assist with preliminary plan creation, geometric design for projects ranging from maintenance and rehabilitation efforts to complex urban and freeway design, drainage design
  • Coordinate with other engineering disciplines such as traffic, structures, lighting, and utilities
  • Interact with clients, governing agencies and the public

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited civil engineering program
  • EI or EIT registration
  • 1-3 years of related experience developing roadway / drainage design and plan preparation effort for highway construction plans for ODOT and local governments
  • Knowledge of ODOT standards and design practices
  • Experience leading design tasks or serving as roadway design lead a plus
  • Interest in leveraging technology to support marketing efforts and identifying opportunities to streamline plan development efforts with technology is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to collaborate
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required
  • Microstation/OpenRoads Required
  • OpenRoads Drainage and AutoCAD are a plus
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, including the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Immediate accrued paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 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 with option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible hours and hybrid work schedule options
  • Tuition assistance
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Casual dress


At B&N, we are dedicated to improving ourselves and the communities we serve. We do this by providing employees with opportunities for fulfillment, learning and advancement while delivering awesome experiences to our clients. We are committed to exploring new capabilities, emerging technologies and opportunities that will help create a pipeline for future growth.

We are engineers, architects, planners, scientists, geologists, and designers. We are also innovators and leaders, entrepreneurs, and collaborators. We are traffic engineers and parents of teenage drivers. We are site designers and homeowners. Ecologists and dog walkers. Funding experts and foodbank volunteers. We believe that these collective connections to the communities we serve are an asset to B&N and our clients.

Apply today and discover the 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.