AECOM Traffic Engineer in Southfield, Michigan

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147750BR

Position Title Traffic Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Michigan

City Southfield

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Transportation

We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Traffic Engineer for immediate employment in the Southfield, MI office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage traffic engineering-related tasks and projects, and lead the design of traffic engineering projects and/or tasks that involve the following: traffic signal design, roadway construction staging, pavement markings, permanent signing, traffic impact studies, traffic signal timing, and capacity analysis

  • Complete traffic engineering projects and/or tasks using traffic engineering software such as Synchro, Highway Capacity Software, MicroStation, and VISSIM

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Represent AECOM at meetings with clients, and make presentations of work products

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience

  • Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleague

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Knowledge of industry standard engineering computer software (examples include software such as of Land Desktop/AutoCAD, InRoads, InSite, and MicroStation)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of traffic engineering-related software applications such as RODEL, Synchro, HCS, VISSIM, and SignCAD

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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