Traffic Engineer

Washington, DC 22102

Posted: 03/29/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 29727

Job Description

Do you have a passion for creating safe and efficient transportation systems?

Selectek has an opportunity for a talented Traffic Engineer to join our team in the Washington, DC area. In this role, you will play a key role in planning, leading, and delivering transportation design projects that improve traffic flow, safety, and accessibility for communities.

Note: You must be authorized to work for any employer in the USA to be considered.

You can use your skills and experience for the following:
  • Manage and oversee all aspects of transportation design projects, from initial planning to completion.
  • Lead the development of traffic signal, lighting, maintenance of traffic, detour, pavement marking, and signing plans.
  • Conduct traffic analysis studies, site access evaluations, and circulation studies.
  • Prepare signal warrants, design exceptions/waivers, and project proposals.
  • Facilitate, participate in, and lead project meetings to ensure clear communication and collaboration.
  • Collaborate with colleagues across different offices on traffic engineering and transportation planning initiatives.

What you bring:
  • A Bachelor of Civil Engineering or a related field.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license or the ability to obtain one within one year of employment.
  • 8-12 years of experience in transportation engineering and/or civil engineering.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Excellent project management and public presentation skills.
  • Proficiency in the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) and Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD software or MicroStation.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

If you're a results-oriented professional with a passion for transportation engineering, we encourage you to apply to Joe St. Louis at

Meet Your Recruiter

Joe St. Louis
Technical Recruiter

With a passion for connecting talented individuals with fulfilling careers, Joe St. Louis brings over 17 years of recruitment experience to his role as a Technical Recruiter at Selectek. Throughout his career, Joe has honed his expertise in engineering and technical staffing, building a strong track record of successful placements.

Driven by a commitment to career advancement, Joe takes pride in matching individuals with the perfect fit. He fosters positive relationships with both candidates and clients, ensuring a smooth and successful recruitment experience.

Outside of the office, Joe enjoys spending time with his family, including his wife (who introduced him to the joys of dog ownership!) and their two sons. When he's not recruiting, Joe can be found playing guitar, a skill he honed during his studies at Berklee College of Music, where he earned a Bachelor of Professional Music degree.

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