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Senior Traffic Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-001099
  • Sector: Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Henderson
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Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join Henderson, NV Transportation team as a Senior Maintenance of Traffic Engineer.

Under the direction of the Project Director, you will assist in all elements of maintenance of traffic concept development and construction plan production for large and medium size transportation projects.


Senior highway engineer with strong background in preparation and delivery of maintenance of traffic/traffic control plans for major highways (interstate/interchange, intersections, and urban roadways). 


Experience required in design and design-build environments, including post design services (shop drawings, RAIs, field changes, etc.)


Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.


Performs preliminary engineering design and/or reviews the design and drafting work of junior engineers, designers or drafters.


Prepares cost and man-hour estimates, job budgets and schedules associated with the MOT element of major projects.


Prepares or oversees the preparation of final plans and reports and submits them for approval.


Conducts or oversees personnel involved in engineering investigations and planning work.


Coordinates work with other engineers and professionals within and outside own discipline, and with support services staff.


Plans, schedules and conducts or coordinates construction services on projects of moderate scope.


May occasionally assist in the management of projects.


May perform such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.


B.S. or M.S. in Engineering. M.S. or graduate level technical coursework preferred.

Requires individual with minimum ten (10) years of experience in leading and developing complex MOT plans.

Nevada PE is required.

In-Roads platform knowledge and experience required

Nevada DOT experience required.

May be eligible to receive project management training.

Strong Microstation and InRoads/OpenRroads experience, AutoCAD and Civil 3D experience a plus.

Strong communication skills required.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is a drug free workplace.

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