• Transportation Planning & Traffic Engineer

    Requisition ID
    2018-23330
    Work Location
    CA-ON-Richmond Hill
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Additional Work Location
    CA-ON-Burlington
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood’s Traffic Engineering & Transportation Planning group is seeking a highly motivated Transportation Planning & Traffic Engineer for either our Burlington, ON or Richmond Hill, ON office. Our Traffic Engineering & Transportation Planning group supports infrastructure pursuits/projects globally with comprehensive transportation planning; traffic operations; safety; modeling & functional design expertise.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Preparing and contributing to transportation studies including multi-modal studies, transportation master plans, environmental assessments, traffic impact studies, TDM, active transportation and parking studies
    • Work with senior managers on large scale transportation engineering projects (Environmental Assessment, Transit, DB, etc.)
    • Conduct wide array of traffic analyses for both private and public-sector clients
    • Lead Traffic Operation Studies for major clients within the GTA (MTO, Metrolinx, TTC, City of Toronto, etc.)
    • Support 4 Stage Travel Demand Modelling assignments (EMME, VISUM, TransCAD, CUBE, etc.)
    • Microsimulation modelling utilizing Vissim, Aimsun, and SimTraffic software packages
    • Mentor junior staff on larger projects

    Skills / Qualifications

    • 5+ years of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering services in the consulting or public sectors
    • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and/or a Master Degree with focus on Transportation Planning/Engineering will be an asset
    • Eligible for or Registered P.ENG License from the Professional Engineers of Ontario or Registered Professional Planner from Ontario Professional Planning Institute
    • Demonstrated experience on 4-Stage modelling method and travel demand (sub-area and region wide analysis, including calibration). Experience in transportation and infrastructure economics, including traffic and revenue forecasting will be an asset
    • Experience working with transit systems and ability to conduct transit operation studies
    • Developing automation tool (using VBA/Excel, Python) for analysis of large data sets will be an asset
    • Proficient working knowledge in using ArcGIS to produce high-quality maps and complete basic network analysis
    • Ability to work in a team environment, good communication and presentation skills
    • Strong technical writing skill

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

    www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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