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AECOM Traffic Engineering Project Manager in Los Angeles, California

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Traffic Engineering Project Manager to be based in Orange, California.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead traffic studies for projects in southern California and support northern California or regional projects as-needed.

  • Caltrans Experience required

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to discuss projects with co-workers, clients, regulatory agency staff, AECOM staff, and the public in meetings and at public events as well as write concise and readable technical reports and documents.

  • Relevant experience in transportation planning, modeling, and engineering for multimodal transportation projects.

  • Supporting a wide range of planning and preliminary engineering projects for roadway, freeway, transit systems, managed lanes, bicycle and pedestrian facilities.

  • Assist project managers on various projects involving transportation plans, traffic safety and public involvement, and the overall preparation of CEQA and NEPA compliance documents. Experience with FHWA, State, and local transportation planning, traffic and environmental processes.

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail-oriented work, work independently, and demonstrate effective time management skills.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving design calculations, analysis, value engineering, writing technical specification and project cost estimate.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered, apply innovative design solution, implementing current technology to meet project design needs.

  • Provides guidance, mentor and coach to entry level/junior engineers, or technicians, to learn and improve their technical skills.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office programs and other relevant software programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, and preferable Project)

  • Skilled in traffic simulation / modeling software including: Synchro/SimTraffic, VISSIM, HCS, and other platforms utilized by local agencies in southern California.

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail-oriented work, work independently, demonstrate effective time management skills, and consistently deliver high -quality deliverables.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree plus six (6) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8 years of related experience

  • Masters degree

  • Skilled in traffic simulation / modeling software including: Synchro/SimTraffic, VISSIM, HCS, and other platforms utilized by local agencies in southern California

  • 6 or more years of experience with transportation plans, traffic safety and public involvement, and the overall preparation of CEQA and NEPA compliance documents. Experience with FHWA, State, and local transportation planning, traffic and environmental processes

  • Led traffic studies for projects in southern California and support northern California or regional projects as-needed

Additional Information: .

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

  • The selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Registration Screening (MVR).

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 261435BR

Additional Locations US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - Ontario, CA - 3500 Porsche Way

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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