Announcement: ODOT17-1594ocStructural Design Engineer – Professional Engineer 1Highway Division – Technical ServicesPortland
ODOT's Bridge Engineering Section is responsible for the design standards, load capacity evaluation, inspection, and asset management for all state highway structures, including almost 2,700 highway bridges and over crossings, plus railroad under crossings, tunnels, and other structural elements.We are recruiting for a structural design engineer to join our Bridge Design sub-unit in Portland. This position assists in the preparation of Architectural and Engineering (A&E) consultant contracts that include structural engineering services. The structural design engineer also reviews the work of professional consultants for conformity to design principles and structural adequacy.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.
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Duties and Responsibilities:
Minimum Qualifications:A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering.Note: "Valid" means you have the ability to stamp at the time you apply. We will verify your license before we consider your application. If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire. Special Qualifications:Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s). Preferred Attributes: We may show preference to candidates whose application materials demonstrate the following. We will use the items on this list along with our essay-style supplemental questions to determine whom to interview.