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Transportation/Tolling Technician

  • Job reference: NA-001475
  • Sector: Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Raleigh

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.


Public and private clients face myriad challenges – aging infrastructure, smart growth, lack of funding and limited staff. As a leader in sustainable design and construction, we take an integrated, innovative approach to help tackle those challenges. Making a positive impact on the built and natural environment takes more than just skill - it takes heart. If you put your heart into everything you do, come join our team.



Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our team in Raleigh, NC as a Transportation/Tolling Technician.



Major function/role:


Under supervision, provides proficient technical support to engineers, planners, architects, surveyors or scientists working in transportation, development, environmental, land surveying or other technical services of the company.


Job duties:


Depending on service supported, typical duties may include the following:

Extracts, compiles and interprets a variety of technical data such as contract documents and specifications, field notes, codes and ordinances, government publications, surveys, lab reports, and product information.

Writes preliminary reports and performs quantity takeoffs, cost estimates and man-hour estimates for projects.

Performs audits on complex systems verifying data recorded is accurate and systems are operating within their contractual specifications.

Assists client with trend analysis for daily, weekly, monthly, and annual reports as needed.

Conducts field reviews to assess environmental conditions or environmental impact of projects; performs data reduction and transcription, and/or other environmental investigation activities; prepares summary and interpretation of findings.

Performs moderately complex mathematical calculations.

Communicates with vendors and service providers to ensure service levels are maintained at contractual specifications.

Drafts base maps, site plans, construction drawings and/or other technical drawings, working from field notes, sketches or conceptual designs.

Prepares meeting minutes, graphic displays, and presentation materials.

Coordinates with CAD technicians, reprographics and other technical personnel.

Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

Performs complex technical assignments applying knowledge of mathematics and principles of engineering, planning, surveying, science or architecture to support related company projects. Utilizes considerable analytical ability such as is required to interpret technical or scientific information and perform moderately complex math computations.

Work is performed under supervision, in accordance with established procedures. Supervisor provides initial instructions, requirements and advice, and checks completed work for technical adequacy.

May contact client representatives, regulatory agency personnel and/or zoning officials as required to obtain information.



Education and experience:


High school diploma (or equivalent) plus six years related experience OR an Associates Degree in a related technical field plus four years related experience is required.


Special Skills:


Strong mathematical and analytical skills; good drafting ability where required; familiarity with technical discipline supported.


Additional requirements:


General Competencies expected of all employees are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality and Teamwork. (Note that "Clients" may be internal

managers and staff.)

Ability to operate and manage both hard and soft types of technology. Ability to visit field sites if/when necessary, per client or management request.

Strong candidate will be a proven team player as well a reliable self-starter.

 


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 an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

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