JO – 3722 Entry Level Civil/Transportation Engineer
Entry Level Civil/Transportation Engineer-
Qualified candidates must be detail-oriented, and able to follow instructions and complete assigned tasks on time with minimal supervision.The candidate should have strong communication and technical writing skills, and relevant hands-on experience. Depending on the job performance, this position will have the opportunity to take on important roles within the company in a year or two.
The primary duties include but are not limited to:
Collecting traffic turning movement data and approach delays at roadway intersections Conducting speed sampling and travel time runs for traffic studies Maintaining data collection equipment Processing and analyzing traffic data Conducting detailed traffic analysis, including traffic forecasting, congestion analysis, and crash studies Conducting benefit-cost analysis between the base condition and alternative design scenarios Creating data reports and/or ArcGIS maps as needed to support projects Assisting in developing basic tools to streamline the data analysis processes Adherence to quality assurance standards Preparation of project technical reports Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications Recent graduate or currently in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, or Urban and Regional Planning from an accredited university Knowledge of traffic survey and traffic data collection process Familiarity with ArcGIS software Demonstrated proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation) Ability to learn processes, procedures and software independently with speed and depth Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship for employment visa status Must have a proper driver’s license and auto insurance coverage for driving a passenger vehicle
Preferred Qualifications Current overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) 2-3 years of professional work experience in traffic surveys, traffic engineering, and/or transportation planning studies Experience with data collection equipment and software, such as Jamar’s TDC Ultra for intersection data collection and PC-Travel for travel time runs Experience and ArcGIS software Applicable internship or co-op experience and/or work experience