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Job Description

Transportation Engineer

Some information about the position - As you might suspect, this position performs a variety of transportation engineering work – you may be involved in any of the following activities: preparation of planning studies, alternative analysis, plans, estimates, right of way requirement maps, and reports for freeways, interchanges, roads, ramps, and other transportation projects.

There’s more…

Performs other related work in the planning and design of transportation facilities that may include highways, freeways, interchanges, streets, roads, rail facilities, airports, storm drainage facilities, utility facilities, sanitary facilities, and transportation related structures. May prepare signage, pavement markings and pavement delineation for the project; use and/or direct the use of computer-aided design and drafting systems and other computer-based processes to compile engineering data. Monitor and coordinate tasks and correspond with project team toward completion of projects. Coordinate with clients and project team, and attend meetings unsupervised.

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What you will be doing:

Design roadway systems and other transportation related structures, including calculations and cost estimating under the supervision of a Senior Transportation Engineer

Coordinate layout and drawings with other disciplines

Develop appropriate preliminary concepts and layouts

Prepare technical specifications

Participate in proposal and report writing

Reviews and evaluates shop drawings and product submittals

And of course, “other duties as assigned”

The Ante

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

5-8 years of experience performing the essential duties listed above

Computer literate in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD Civil 3D, GIS, and other software

Proficiency in the application of the CalTrans Highway Design Manual and support literature

Able to interpret geotechnical and hydraulic support data, as related to roadway design

Ability to communicate clearly both in verbal and written form with clients and agency staff

PE license

Things we’d like to see

Construction and field experience, specification writing, and highway design concepts is preferred