Transportation Safety Engineer

at VHB in Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description

Transportation Safety Engineer
Job Locations

US-VT-South Burlington | US-ME-Portland
Regular Full-Time


About the Position
Transportation and Safety Engineer | South Burlington, VT
VHB is seeking a dynamic and talented Transportation and Safety Engineer to join our Transportation Systems Team in our South Burlington, VT office. The selected candidate will support our clients' efforts to plan for and design new and improved transportation facilities that support all transportation modes and reduce crashes and injuries across Vermont.
Work within a team of professionals in developing traffic and transportation planning, safety, and engineering solutions for multimodal transportation projects
Conduct traffic and safety engineering analysis, including design and operational focused analysis
Research and interpret transportation data, community statistics, and demographics
Perform roadway and intersection design
Prepare written planning documents, technical memoranda, summarize information collected by others, and assemble reports
Skills and Attributes
Understanding of transportation engineering roadway design principles
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Enthusiasm to learn and ability to take responsibility
Proficiency in the following systems: Synchro/SimTraffic, AutoCAD or Microstation, Word, Excel, Access, Database Management, or similar; GIS
Familiarity with national and local transportation engineering standards, including AASHTO, MUTCD, and/or ITE guidance documents
Understanding of highway safety fundamentals
Preference for familiarity with Highway Safety Manual (HSM) and related tools and techniques
1-3+years of engineering experience (may include co-op/internship experience)
BS in Civil Engineering
EIT certification preferred
WE ARE VHB! We're an inspired and innovative team of engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.
Our work helps improve mobility, enhance communities, and contribute to economic vitality. We do this while balancing development and infrastructure needs with stewardship of our environment.

Our people make us great! VHB provides a differentiating employee experience.
Inclusive culture of collaboration and innovation
Opportunity to work on complex, transformational projects
Amazing co-workers
A focus on learning and development
Flexible, hybrid workplace

It's not surprising that VHB has consistently been rated one of the top AEC firms to work for across our 30+ offices on the East Coast. We're growing and we hope you'll join us!
VHB is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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Job Posting: 755365

Posted On: May 20, 2022

Updated On: May 20, 2022