My client is a leading civil engineering firm committed to delivering innovative and sustainable solutions that enhance transportation infrastructure in the St. Paul/Minneapolis area. They are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Traffic Design Engineer to join our team and play a key role in shaping the future of transportation in our community.
As a Traffic Design Engineer, you will be responsible for planning, designing, and implementing traffic control solutions to improve safety and efficiency on our roadways. You will work on a variety of projects, from road expansions to intersection improvements, and contribute to the enhancement of transportation systems in the Minneapolis/St. Paul region.
- Traffic Control Design: Develop comprehensive traffic control plans, including traffic signal design, roadway signage, pavement markings, and lighting systems, to ensure safe and efficient traffic flow.
- Traffic Impact Studies: Conduct traffic impact assessments and studies to evaluate the effects of proposed developments on the existing transportation network, and propose mitigation strategies.
- Intersection Design: Design and optimize intersections for improved traffic capacity, safety, and pedestrian access, while adhering to local and state regulations.
- Transportation Modeling: Utilize transportation modeling software (e.g., VISSIM, SYNCHRO) to simulate traffic conditions, analyze traffic data, and recommend optimization strategies.
- Regulatory Compliance: Ensure all traffic designs comply with relevant federal, state, and local regulations, standards, and guidelines.
- Collaboration: Work closely with multidisciplinary teams, including civil engineers, planners, and government agencies, to integrate traffic designs into broader infrastructure projects.
- Budget and Timeline Management: Manage project budgets and timelines effectively, ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget constraints.
- Client Interaction: Maintain effective communication with clients, providing updates on project progress, addressing their concerns, and ensuring their requirements are met.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field; a Professional Engineer (PE) license is a plus.
- 3+ years of experience in traffic engineering and design.
- Proficiency in AutoCAD and traffic engineering software.
- Strong understanding of traffic signal design, signal timing, and traffic analysis techniques.
- Knowledge of local and state transportation regulations and standards.
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
- Effective communication and teamwork abilities.
- Project management experience is a plus.
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