Our innovative Region 2 Technical Center is seeking a traffic analysis engineer! In this role, you will perform traffic analyses for major transportation projects, urban area transportation systems and proposed land development. Apply today
We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.
A day in the life:
Scope, perform and review traffic generation, capacity and queue length analyses.
Make geometric design recommendations based on those analyses.
Scope, review and prepare traffic impact studies, reports and documentation for development proposals.
Prepare interchange justification documentation for submittal to the Federal Highway Administration.
Coordinate traffic data collection and analysis work for project delivery.
Scope, perform and review analysis work and review on corridor studies, transportation system plans and refinement studies.
Write final engineering reports summarizing analysis results and projecting future transportation needs.
Represent the agency on urban area technical advisory committees and make presentations on transportation issues.
Train new employees in traffic engineering, transportation computer modeling and general computer applications.
Lead the development and application of state-of-the-art transportation analysis techniques and procedures.
Work is primarily performed in a typical office environment.
Research and data gathering projects require statewide travel and occasional exposure to highway traffic.
What’s in it for you:
Rewarding work in a fast-paced, creative environment.
Colleagues who are passionate about public service.
Work/life balance and 10 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules and competitive benefits packages. Click here to visit our full benefits website.
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A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural or transportation-related engineering. Note: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain professional registration in the state of Oregon within six months of hire.
Additionally, driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position.
What we’d like to see:
If you have these qualities, let us know! It’s how we will choose whom to move forward!
Degree in civil, traffic or transportation engineering.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: REQ-29279
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.