DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for nearly 100 years. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one (ENR)'s Top 150 U.S. Design Firms, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm, Top 50 Program Management Firm, Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Top 50 Trenchless Design Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.
Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.
DLZ currently has an exciting opportunity for a Entry Level Traffic Engineer in our Indianapolis, IN office.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform Traffic Engineering and design assignments of a varied nature.
Assigned segments of design projects where Traffic Engineering work is to be done; meet cost and time schedules and production of quality results are primary objectives.
Conduct and assist with signal designs and develop drawings for traffic signals, signing and pavement markings for transportation projects.
Conduct and assist with Roadway Lighting Design
Prepare reports and conduct studies of engineering methods, codes, processes and materials.
Conduct field activities such as traffic counts, traffic observations, origin destination studies.
Develop safety studies, intersection/interchange modification studies, signal timing studies, traffic modeling, signing and marking plans and MOT plans.
Perform traffic impact studies for new developments.
Participate/Prepare construction cost estimates, proposals, and bid evaluations.
Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the Health and Safety Plan.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering
0 –4 years’ experience in Traffic Engineering
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) registration required.
AutoCAD and/or MicroStation experience preferred.
Experience in use of traffic engineering software such as HCS, Synchro, Vissim, and RODEL.
Experience in Lighting design preferred.
Experience in development or implementation of traffic signal timing coordination/time-space diagram preferred
Excellent verbal and written skills
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites and complying with all applicable safety codes and requirements.
At DLZ we offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!
DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.
DLZ is an award-winning professional services firm providing complete engineering and architectural services as well as construction services and other specialized professional services including surveying, right-of-way acquisition, and materials testing. DLZ serves public and private entities across the nation. DLZ’s multiple offices share a common goal — to help our clients solve problems and enhance their opportunities.
Consistently ranked as one of Engineering News-Record’s prestigious Top 150 Design Firms in the United States, DLZ’s continual growth and success is a testament to the quality of our work and the satisfaction of our clients. Additionally, DLZ is ranked as an ENR Top 100 Firm for Pure Design; an ENR Top 50 Program Management Firm; an ENR Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Trenchless Design Top 50 Trenchless Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top “Go-To” Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.
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