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 is expected to be in a key design role on roadway and intersection projects. Position requires the ability to serve as responsible design engineer for project components. Projects will generally involve roadway and highway design for local governments, state departments of transportation, and private clients.
Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
Ability to design roads and intersections for both urban and rural conditions
Designing for complete streets, pedestrians, turning movements, bicycle lanes/paths, and driveways
Developing construction documents
Preparing quantity calculations, cost estimates, and special provisions
Utility coordination and permit development
Roadside safety design
Maintenance of traffic design
Other duties as assigned
Demonstrated experience with Microstation and PowerGeopak (OpenRoads SS4) software, required
Autoturn experience desired
Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D desirable.
Must be proficient in 3D modeling and cross section development
Application of engineering knowledge toward solving assigned tasks and engineering activities
Strong oral communication and technical writing skills.
Ability to mentor junior technical staff
Must be able to build effective relationships with internal and external clients
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
Minimum of 5 years of experience on roadway design and related projects
Professional Engineer license (IL) or be able to reciprocate a license from another state within 6 months
Experience with 3D corridor and site modeling
Experience with evaluating and designing projects based on current ADA and PROWAG requirements
Previous construction experience is a plus
Working at Hanson:
Must be able to collaborate remotely with colleagues in other offices
Candidate must be willing to accept occasional out-of-town travel assignments
Must be willing to work overtime to meet project demands when needed
As employers/governmental contractors, we comply with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities where they apply. To assist us in meeting our affirmative action goals, employees are encouraged to refer minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.
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Hanson specializes in engineering, planning and a range of allied services. Headquartered in Springfield, Ill., we’re a nationally recognized, 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.
Working with both the public and private sectors, our clients include:
DOT & Tollway
Power generation and distribution
Industry– Refining, Midstream, petrochemical, LNG, and other energy-centric design services
Federal and military agencies
Port and harbors