We are currently seeking resumes from qualified Traffic Project Engineers for our Phoenix, Arizona office. The role will be to manage and design municipal and state traffic engineering projects for streets/highways/freeways. Perform traffic analysis, studies and preliminary engineering, transportation planning, and develop final design plans for traffic signals, ITS, lighting, signing, pavement marking, traffic control and construction sequencing. Provide and/or take direction to/from staff. This position performs a full range of professional transportation engineering assignments in a full-functioning capacity. Considerable independent judgment is required to carry out assignments that have significant impact on services or programs. Guidelines may be available, but require adaptation or interpretation to determine appropriate courses of action.
Apply broad understanding of civil engineering and other fields to reach innovative and interdependent solutions
Design of MOT, signing & marking, signals, lighting, ITS and all related documentation necessary for construction of plans.
Conduct traffic analysis, safety audits, traffic impact studies, traffic signal timing, traffic signal design and calculations forming the basis of design recommendations.
Generate clear and concise technical reports summarizing analysis findings, description of the issues, and recommendations with supporting rationale.
Read and interpret engineering plans, specifications and reports
Prepares and checks plans, calculations, cost estimates and recommendations
Experience speaking to the public and interacting with local and state agencies is preferred
Traffic Project Engineer - Required Skills:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering
Minimum Arizona P.E. certification.
California, Texas and/or Indiana PE certification is a plus
Minimum six (6) years of experience
PTOE preferred but not required.
Marketing experience is a plus
ADOT, Maricopa County and/or City of Phoenix experience
Proven knowledge and skills in both Microstation and AutoCAD
Preferred candidates will have skills using traffic/roadway modeling software: Vissim, Civil 3D, InRoads, and Synchro
Working Conditions and Environment:
This position will require general supervision and will have to use independent judgment within established guidelines. Generally uses advanced knowledge to analyze, interpret, or make deductions from varying facts or circumstances. Will need the ability to establish rapport quickly with others working on the same project, and be able to promote a positive team environment. A working knowledge of dealing with a diverse population while using tact, diplomacy, and respect.
About AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc.
AZTEC Engineering Group, Inc. (AZTEC) is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, and provides diversified technical and consulting services to clients in the United States. AZTEC has offices in California, Colorado, Indiana, Nevada, and Texas. AZTEC is part of the TYPSA Group, a global consulting firm with offices in over 30 countries and a staff of over 2,000 professionals world-wide. AZTEC has a diverse culture that focuses on providing rich opportunities for its employees. AZTEC offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, life insurance, short and long-term disability, flexible spending accounts, and a 401(k)/Profit Sharing program. AZTEC is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to affirmative action planning.