1+ months

Senior Traffic Engineer

Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Be involved in projects with our Traffic Engineering Group and be a part of a growing team that solves our client’s objectives and challenges.
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Traffic Engineer for our Salt Lake City, UT based team.  WSP is a global consulting firm assisting public and private clients to plan, develop, design, construct, operate and maintain thousands of critical infrastructure projects around the world.  This position will function as the task lead on major projects for UDOT and local agency clients.  The Salt Lake City office has a long history working with clients and vendors to develop cutting edge designs.  This position will continue this work by leading traffic analysis and operations efforts as well as traffic signal, signing, pavement marking, and ITS designs for freeways, local streets, and intersections. As a Senior Traffic Engineer, this position works as part of a project team and leads traffic related tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Traffic design and operations
  • Post design services during construction
  • Lighting analysis and design
  • Signing and marking plans
  • Traffic signal design and timing
  • Oversight of junior technical staff
  • Technical writing
  • CAD support
  • Coordination with other engineering disciplines


<div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Talent is the backbone of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges, if this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion with you about joining our team.</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"><strong>Required Qualifications:</strong> </span></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Minimum of seven (7) years of experience in traffic engineering design and studies</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Design of signing and marking, traffic control, traffic signals, and lighting</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Special provisions, RFP, and cost estimate development</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Knowledge and experience using MicroStation</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Experience with design and operation of ATMS and ITS features</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Must be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Minimum education requirement is a Bachelor’s of Science in Civil Engineering.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Professional Engineering license in Utah or ability to obtain within 3 months</span></li> </ul> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"> </span></div> <div><strong><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Preferred Qualifications:</span></strong></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Previous experience with UDOT and other local Municipalities</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Knowledge of transportation planning and traffic analysis tools (HCS, Synchro, VISSIM)</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Project Management Experience</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Master’s Degree in Civil or Transportation Engineering</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;">Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certification.</span></li> </ul> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri; font-size: medium;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;">At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?  </span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></div> <div> </div> <div><strong><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman;"><em>About WSP USA</em> </span></span></strong></div> <div> </div> <div><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;">WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: medium;"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: Calibri;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif; font-size: 11pt; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-hansi-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer <span style="background: white;">EOE / Veteran / Disability / Gender (M-F) / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation</span></span></span></span></div>


Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-10-31

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