sr. transportation engineer, Vancouver

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We are seeking a Senior transportation/traffic Engineer for a well established client of ours in the Vancouver area. This position performs transportation planning and traffic engineering as well as supports the company’s business development objectives. The successful applicant will be expected to take on a more senior role and title in line with the company’s expansion plans. The position may involve occasional travel within Canada.


·Perform Project Manager functions on transportation planning and traffic engineering projects

·Undertake simple as well as complex transportation planning and traffic engineering assignments for roadways, highways, and transit facilities.

·Direct analysis and generate engineering products that may include reports, technical memoranda, traffic signal timings, traffic management plans, traffic impact studies, conceptual designs, technical specifications and other supporting documents, exhibits and drawings.

·Review and perform quality control checks for drawings and deliverables.

·Perform Engineer of Record functions

·Perform research into best practices and latest technology in the transportation industry.

·Undertake business development activities including proposal preparation, marketing, attendance at conferences, seminars, etc.

·Assist more senior engineers in carrying out technical tasks.

·Provide support and direction to subordinates.


·Recognized Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

·10+ years of relevant and progressive experience with transportation planning and traffic engineering for roadways and highways.

·P.Eng. registration, or eligibility (BC)

·Experience on BC Ministry of Transportation and other municipality transportation projects

·Strong understanding of traffic engineering fundamentals and analysis tools such as Synchro/SimTraffic, Sidra, HCS and VISSIM

·Detailed understanding of traffic signal operations, design and timing.

·Understanding of LRT, transit priority and rail pre-emption systems.

·Detailed understanding of pedestrian/cyclist facility design and operations.

·Experience in traffic control systems, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and communication systems.

·Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office products Word, Excel, etc. is required.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please forward your resume via email to Nick Paraskeva |
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