12 days old

Traffic Engineer

Las Vegas, NV 89101
Be involved in projects with our Las Vegas Transportation Engineering Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Traffic Engineer for our Las Vegas, Nevada office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist more experienced engineers with project work and tasks
  • Provide routine traffic engineering operations and safety analyses of intersections, corridors, interchanges, freeways, and ramps
  • Design traffic elements (traffic signal design and timing, signing and striping, ITS, lighting)
  • Develop maintenance of traffic (MOT) and traffic control concepts and plans
  • Attend project progress meetings, design review, operations, and project production and delivery
  • Perform field work, including site inventories and/or traffic data collection
  • Coordinate with other design disciplines, including roadway, structures, environmental, hydraulics/drainage, storm water, electrical, utilities and right of way
  • Prepare project reports, plans, specifications, and estimate bid packages
  • Provide technical writing for reports, projects and proposals
  • Provide CAD support
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Other duties as required by business needs
 
Talent is the essence 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 of you joining our team.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Three (3) years of experience in engineering or transportation-related field
  • Passion for solving transportation issues
  • Interest in traffic operations, traffic design, and multi-modal analysis
  • Very good technical writing, analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Possession of a valid Nevada Driver’s License, or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master of Science in Transportation Engineering, City and Regional Planning, or related field
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification or Professional Engineer (PE) license
  • Critical thinking skills to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions or approaches to problems
  • Previous experience working on projects in Las Vegas and/or southern Nevada
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or MicroStation

About WSP USA
 
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
 
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
 
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? 
 
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-12

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