HNTB Project Engineer Traffic in South Portland, Maine
What We're Looking For
The ideal candidate will be responsible for maintaining traffic scope, budget and schedule for the duration of the project. This candidate will be accountable for all required design aspects related to traffic engineering and the coordination of all work and quality control activities. Client interaction, developing relationships, assisting in the growth of the group, and project management support are also anticipated.
Responsible for the delivery of project discipline scope elements within budget and schedule.
Provides technical expertise and guidance to project teams and oversees completeness and accuracy of the team's work.
Serves as technical liaison with client at staff level for work within the discipline.
Provides quality control on all project aspects.
Assists with project management duties.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Planning tasks including coordination with stakeholders to develop local and regional planning studies, completion of safety and capacity analyses, data management, development of traffic forecasts, and assessment of existing and potential safety improvements utilizing the Highway Safety Manual.
Design and implementation of traffic tasks including existing signal equipment field evaluation, signal plan development, use of the systems engineering process to design adaptive corridors, implementation of coordinated systems, placement of connected vehicle technology, development of project quantity and design estimates, design of signing and pavement markings, signal modeling and timing plan development, and development, selection, design and implementation of maintenance of traffic schemes.
Use of the Systems Engineering process to guide clients and staff through evaluating project needs, ITS equipment selection, design and systems management.
Participation in strategic planning and business development activities to support achievement of Traffic Section growth goals.
Coordination with clients and development of effective client relationships.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Master's degree is a plus
Experience in New England including ME, NH, VT
8+ years of relevant experience
Strong presentation and writing skills
Experience with developing traffic models in VISSIM, Synchro/SimTraffic, Sidra, HCS
Certifications including PE, PTOE, IMSA II, and LPA
What You'll Need
Responsible for the planning and distribution of discipline-specific work, and adherence the to the schedule and budget on projects.
Assists in marketing responsibilities, including proposal generation.
Assists with the development of scope of work and level of effort for projects and/or assignments within discipline.
Oversees completeness and accuracy of project team’s work within the technical discipline. Guides and mentors team to overall project objectives.
Coordinates technical aspects of project with client counterpart and teaming partners at staff level for work within the discipline.
Works closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 6 years of relevant experience
Master’s degree in Engineering and 5 years of relevant experience
PhD in Engineering and 4 years of relevant experience
Ensures accountability by holding oneself and others accountable to meet commitments.
Exhibits action orientation by calling upon prior experiences to take on new challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Collaborates with other disciplines outside of own primary discipline. Effectively building relationships through working with ones counterpart at the client level, partnering with clients to meet shared objectives.
Communicates effectively by developing and delivering information that conveys a clear understanding of the project needs to external audiences.
Manages complexity by making sense of complicated, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
Exhibits courage by stepping up to address difficult issues by saying what needs to be said.
Displays sound decision quality for processes and making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward with consideration of how decisions affect other disciplines.
Develops the technical skills and organizational skills (project, budget, etc.) of others to meet both their career goals and the firm’s goals.
Directs work by delegating, guiding, and recommending solutions to remove obstacles.
Provides technical oversight and guidance to project team members.
Uses resourcefulness by securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently, using a variety of people and technical assets.
Drives self-development by actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged at the discipline level using both formal and informal development channels, with development focused on their future career path.
Optimizes work processes by knowing and integrating the most effective and efficient processes to get things done. Focusing on continuous improvement balanced with client expectations.
Understands the impacts of decisions on technical design and work planning.
Coordinates work planning and design effectively across multiple technical disciplines.
Prepares high quality deliverables that are on time, and within budget and scope.
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