Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions, Inc., is currently seeking a motivated team player to fulfill the role of Senior Transportation Engineer. The position will be based in our Chicago, IL office.
Wood Chicago is a leader in the Transportation industry, serving federal, state, and local DOT's. Wood has key contracts in place and a strong project portfolio presenting opportunities for rapid expansion of this practice. The Chicago Transportation Engineering team also supports other offices throughout North America, working not only on Transportation projects, but other related disciplines as well. These projects include significant design - build opportunities, as well as traditional design - bid - build designs. We are looking for an experienced Roadway Design Engineer who can work within a design team, An Illinois Professional Engineer’s license is required.
Our team is known for innovation and outstanding customer service and will continue to build on these values. This is a unique opportunity offering technical challenges, project leadership and potential for growth within a large, diverse, and dynamic firm offering solutions to local and international clients.
Responsible for performing roadway or highway design tasks for projects of moderate to large size and complexity under the supervision and guidance of highly qualified senior transportation engineers
Technical assignments may include roadway and highway geometrics, drainage system design, traffic analysis and design, barrier warrant analyses, maintenance of traffic, municipal engineering, general civil / site development and other related tasks
Designs will be performed primarily with the use of MicroStation software with knowledge and ability to prepare Open Roads 3 - D modelling tasks
Additional assignments will include preparing specifications, completing quantity take - offs, and checking design computations
Must demonstrate the willingness and ability to work collaboratively and communicate as part of a diverse design team
Skills / Qualifications
BS Civil Engineering degree minimum requirement
4 - 10 years of related experience
Licensed IL PE, or ability to become licensed within 1 year
Demonstrated ability to solve engineering problems
Strong computer skills with MicroStation, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word as a minimum
Experience with Illinois DOT and Illinois Tollway Design policies preferred
Strong oral and written communication skills are a plus
Demonstrated maturity in judgment and initiative
Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes 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.
Internal Number: 2019-35322
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 over $11 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, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com