CDM Smith Civil Engineer 4-Traffic & Safety in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description:

Come make a difference at CDM Smith! This position will be joining a fantastic team with a strong workload and exciting projects! Our office is growing, and we offer the unique opportunity for an ambitious Traffic and Safety Engineer to gain great experience, take on challenging responsibilities and develop as a leader. Your contributions will help impact our continued growth in the Michigan and regional markets. Some responsibilities include;

•Supporting several new and ongoing Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) and other local agency design projects as well as national roadway and transit projects.

•Performing traffic analyses and forecasting on current transportation projects including for urban streets, transit systems, and highway projects.

•Complete roadway traffic analyses using VISSIM, SYNCHRO, HCS and other travel demand modeling/simulation packages.

•Using results from traffic and transit modeling to recommend roadway and intersection configurations, signal timing, and service needs.

•Evaluating and designing work zone mobility solutions.

•Performing crash analysis and safety reviews.

•Performing Road Safety Audits.

•Complete traffic and safety analyses technical and planning study documentation.

•Working with MicroStation to prepare design and construction plans.

•Integrating technology and ITS solutions including interconnects and signal design.

•Mentoring and helping to develop entry-level employees.

•Managing moderate to complex project tasks and learning the CDM Smith management system.

•Developing external client interaction and marketing skills.

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Civil Engineer 4-Traffic & Safety



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Minimum Qualifications:

•B.S. in Civil Engineering or related degree. And E.I.T. or the ability to obtain it within 18 months.

•5+ years of experience in transportation engineering, planning, and design.

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

•Proficiency in VISSIM, SYNCHRO, and/or HCS and other travel demand modeling/simulation packages, and Microsoft programs.

•Proficiency in Highway Safety Manual.

•Training in NHI Course 380069, Road Safety Audits/Assessments

•Strong writing and report development skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Registration as a Professional Engineer. And registration in the State of Michigan or the ability to obtain Michigan registration within 12 months.

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Michigan - Lansing

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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