Hanson Professional Services Inc. is seeking a motivated candidate to fill a Transportation Engineer position in the Peoria, Illinois office.
Hanson Professional Services Inc. is a dynamic, employee-owned consulting firm of more than 400 employees providing a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, scientific, and allied services throughout the USA. We were #18 in the Multidiscipline category in the Zweig Group Best Firms to Work For.
This person will be eager to learn from experienced engineers on challenging roadway and infrastructure projects of all sizes. Projects will typically involve roadway and highway design for local governments, state departments of transportation, and private clients. An interest in roadway drainage design and sustainable infrastructure would be a plus.
Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
Roadway geometric design 3D modeling and cross section development Designing for complete streets and accommodating all users including pedestrians, bicycle lanes/paths, and transit Analyzing vehicle turning movements and access to properties Preparing quantity calculations, cost estimates, and special provisions Utility coordination and permit development Pavement design Roadside safety design Maintenance of traffic planning Sign and pavement marking design Drainage design Developing construction documents Technical writing Construction observation Other duties as assigned
Expected to learn and then utilize: Microstation and PowerGeopak (OpenRoads SS4) software to prepare dynamic designs to solve unique engineering challenges
May have opportunities to learn: Autoturn, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D software
Strong oral communication and technical writing skills
Must be able to build effective relationships with internal and external client bases
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
Up to 3 years of experience on roadway design and related projects
FE / EIT Certification or scheduled to take prior to April 2018, required
Working at Hanson:
Must be able to collaborate remotely with colleagues in other offices
Candidate must be willing to accept out-of-town travel assignments
Must be willing to work overtime to meet project demands when needed
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Hanson specializes in engineering, architecture, planning and a range of allied services. We’re an employee-owned, award-winning consulting firm with offices across the United States.
Since 1954, our clients have known us as a trusted partner, committed to their success and capable of handling challenging projects. From planning and design to construction and completion, we’ll take a hands-on approach to your project with a clear focus on your goals, budget and timeline.