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Traffic/Transportation Planning Engineer

Organization name

McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd.

Duties

Role Overview

McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd. has an opportunity for a Traffic/Transportation Planning Engineer to join our team in Edmonton, AB. In this role, you will have the opportunity will work collaboratively with our inter-disciplinary team of Engineers, Planners, Landscape Architects and Environmental Scientists to provide innovative and integrated consulting services to our public and private sector clients. This is a great opportunity for a junior engineer to grow their career with a well-established company.

Responsibilities

  • Providing experienced and skilled engineering and management of traffic transportation engineering projects from proposal stage, through conceptual design, detailed design, construction and completion stages
  • Preparing traffic/safety studies and assisting with design packages for all forms and components of roads including interchanges, terminals, structures, resource roads and arterial Highways
  • Preparing functional planning reports, design reports and presentations
  • Proficient application of traffic software, including Synchro/SimTraffic and HCM. Experience with PTV Software (Vissim, Vistro, Vissum), EMME, Sidra and other modelling software will be considered an asset
  • Mentoring and managing technical and junior professional staff participating on projects
  • Providing assistance to the Branch Manager as required for planning, sales and marketing

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in civil engineering with an emphasis on consulting engineering
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Alberta, or eligible for registration as a P. Eng in Alberta
  • Experience should include project management, business development, conducting traffic impact assessments, safety studies, safety audits, traffic management plans and highway studies
  • Experience in the application of planning and design standards from the City of Edmonton, Alberta Transportation, Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) and other jurisdictions
  • Experience with traffic modelling and simulation software, including Synchro/SimTraffic
  • Excellent communication; ability to thrive in a high-performance team environment

How to Apply

If this is the opportunity for you, apply now or visit www.mcelhanney.com/careers to apply online. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.