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Traffic Engineer

American Society of Civil Engineers
Des Moines, IA 50309

Are you ready to make an impact on the community and grow your career?

Then the time is right to join the HR Green Transportation team as a Traffic Engineer in our St. Louis or Des Moines office!

This is a great opportunity for a Traffic Engineer with one or more years of experience to work with a dynamic team on complex transportation projects. You will be working side-by-side with a team of knowledgeable engineers and professionals in an environment that fosters collaboration and career development. If you’re looking to work with a company that will provide mentorship, technical guidance and comradery, keep reading to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

For more than a century, HR Green has been dedicated to providing the services that our clients need to achieve success. We collaborate across geographies and markets to provide the engineering, technical, and management solutions that connect and shape communities and are driven by the commitment of our clients.   

At HR Green, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of service to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a recent graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry.  

What will you be doing?

  • Designing portions of projects using relevant office software, modeling, GIS, and CADD technology.
  • Completing calculations using engineering formulas and skills and/or utilizing computers in order to solve problems.
  • Preparing specification materials through the use of research and manufacturing catalogs to specify materials, installation, inspection and payment of items specific to a project.
  • Working with CADD Technicians in order to complete design details and plan sets.
  • Assisting in the preparation of engineering and construction cost estimates.
  • Completing traffic analysis tasks from field observation, inspection, data collection, reporting analysis and writing technical reports as directed by senior engineering staff.
  • Assisting in traffic modeling and capacity analysis using modeling technology.
  • Communicating with client staff and internal design team as directed by senior engineering staff.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

What are we looking for?

  • Must possess a bachelor’s (B.S.) or master’s degree (M.S.) in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year or graduate engineering university. Master’s degree preferred with an emphasis or specialization in Traffic or Transportation, but not required.
  • 0-2 plus years of related engineering experience is required. 1-2 years of related engineering experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of office software (Word, Excel, etc.), CADD software and other engineering automation tools is required. Demonstrated experience with Traffic analysis software (Synchro/SimTraffic,VISSIM) is preferred.
  • Knowledge of DOT standards and procedures is desired.
  • Must have strong desire to work on traffic analysis and modeling projects. Other types of projects can include signal timing, signing, striping and signal design, construction traffic control, traffic impact studies, safety studies, corridor plans, operations analysis, multi modal studies, etc.


Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-04

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American Society of Civil Engineers
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