Franklin County seeks to hire Assistant Highway Design Engineer

Assistant Highway Design Engineer 

Franklin County Engineer Cornell Robertson is seeking an Assistant Highway Design Engineer to assist with  planning, supervising, coordinating, evaluating, and overseeing the functions of the highway design department. The pay range for the Assistant Highway Design Engineer position is currently $41.99 per hour to $49.55 per  hour. 

What You’ll Bring: 

A positive attitude and demonstrated expertise to effectively assist in the overall operations of the Highway  Design Department.  

Here is Some of What You’ll Do: 

  • Review proposals; 
  • Reviews plans for compliance with specification and design criteria;  
  • Aids in routing and tracking plans to/from design consultants;  
  • Prepares cost estimates for construction projects;  
  • Maintains consultants schedules;  
  • Runs Design meetings with consultants;  
  • Assembles final design drawings, standard drawings, design notes and estimate for contract sales; Reviews plans and assists in the assembling of bid packages, performs design checks for hydraulics,  profiles grades, roadway geometry and other details;  
  • Assists in resolving bid issues and preparation of addenda;  
  • Assists the Highway Design Engineer in the supervision of departmental staff;  
  • Reviews and updates Franklin County Capital Improvement Project and Private Development standards.  Coordinates with developers, reviews plans, and routes review plans regarding subdivisions in  unincorporated areas of the county;  
  • Plans and attends public meetings for design projects;  
  • Communicates with the public concerning highway design projects; 
  • Represents Engineer’s Office at meetings with other agencies including Franklin County Technical  Review Committee. Assists with Local Project Administration (LPA) of State and Federally funded  design project; 
  • Coordinates and assists with the in-house design team on civil design plan production. 

Our Mission: 

We provide for safe and efficient movement of people and goods from place to place by designing, building, and maintaining Franklin County’s roads, bridges and infrastructure for multiple modes of transportation. We  are an agency of action, innovation, and collaboration. 

Why Choose Franklin County Engineer’s Office? 

The Franklin County Engineer’s Office is a great place to work! We love our jobs, our teammates, and our work  environment. In addition, we offer a rich benefits package that includes health, vision, dental, prescription, and  life insurance. The Ohio Public Employee’s Retirement System provides retirement benefits. We have a  generous leave plan.  

To Apply: 

Please submit your application and supporting documents online by visiting our job opportunities website at:  

Application deadline is Friday, February 25, 2022. The Franklin County Engineer’s Office is an Equal  Opportunity employer. 

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