Career Opportunities with Trans Associates

We are always looking for quality engineers and professionals to add to our team. If you have a passion for transportation engineering and are looking for an opportunity to work for a firm with a wide array of clients and project work, please send us your resume!

Current Openings –

Traffic Engineer/Transportation Planner – Pittsburgh, PA

Trans Associates is a consulting firm specializing in transportation engineering services for a wide range of public and private clients.  We are seeking a traffic engineer for a position in our Pittsburgh office. The candidate for this position must live within commuting distance to our Pittsburgh office, 4955 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA.  

At Trans Associates you will leverage your engineering experience and resourcefulness to work side by side with senior engineers, clients and Principals to tackle tough transportation challenges. This position is a career opportunity where your creativity and unique perspective will be valued and appreciated.  The work tasks are diverse and will increase in project complexity over time.

We recognized the importance of providing a work environment that is both rewarding to our employees and supportive of their professional development goals.  At Trans Associates you can expect social events as well as onsite continuing education in support of P.E. licensure renewal. Our medical benefits are incomparable for a firm of our size and we also offer a 401K with employer match.

A Qualified Candidate at Trans Associates will:

  • Perform traffic analysis
  • Review traffic impact studies prepared by others.
  • Assist with field data collection efforts.
  • Prepare report graphics.
  • Assist with preparation of project reports, plans and technical documents.
  • Assist with preparation of material for community meetings, public hearings and multi-disciplinary design charrettes.

Position requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Expertise in data reduction and traffic analysis.
  • Background in traffic engineering principles and methodologies or transportation planning.
  • Minimum two (2) years relevant experience.
  • EIT registration or AICP is preferred
  • Proficiency with Synchro, SimTraffic, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Professional..
  • Familiarity with PennDOT standards, publications and procedures is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Valid Drivers License
  • Has the legal right to work in the U.S.

 

Transportation Engineer – State College, PA

Trans Associates has an opening for a dynamic and proactive Transportation Engineer ready to make an impact in Central PA working out of our State College office.  At Trans Associates you will leverage your hands-on professional engineering experience and resourcefulness and be empowered to tackle study and design challenges. 

This position is a career opportunity where your creativity and unique perspective will be valued and appreciated.  Work tasks are diverse and you can expect project complexity to progress with experience.

Trans Associates recognizes the importance of providing a work environment that is both rewarding to our employees and supportive of professional development goals.  At Trans Associates you can expect a great work culture as well as continuing education in support of P.E. licensure renewal.

This position offers diverse work tasks, progressive project complexity and a clear pathway into a leadership role with the firm.  Contact us today and see what we have to offer!

A qualified Traffic Engineer at Trans Associates will:

  • Prepare and lead traffic impact studies, parking studies, corridor studies, intersection analyses, access and circulation studies and assist with institutional master plans.
  • Design field data collection efforts and study methodologies.
  • Manage project or direct traffic tasks on projects. Monitor project progress for technical accuracy and conformance to schedule and budget.
  • Perform traffic data collection, operational analysis and safety studies
  • Perform traffic analysis and modeling
  • Prepare project reports, plans and technical documents.
  • May design traffic elements and prepare roadway and traffic signal plans, maintenance of traffic, pavement and signing plans.
  • May attend and present material at community meetings, public hearings and multi-disciplinary design charrettes.

Position requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Background in traffic engineering principles and methodologies for transportation design.
  • Experience in traffic engineering.
  • Proficiency with Synchro/SimTraffic, MicroStation, Petra, Trax, Sidra, HCS, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Highway design or HOP experience preferred.
  • Experience with the preparation of traffic studies.
  • Familiarity with PennDOT and PTC standards and procedures is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Trans Associates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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