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.

Primary Responsibilities

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

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