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Senior Transportation Engineer

Company: VHB
Location: Newark
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Senior Transportation Engineer - Hybrid - Newark, NJ
VHB is seeking an experienced Senior Transportation Engineer to join our dynamic and growing Transportation practice in the Northeast. This position provides an opportunity to work on complex transportation projects and play an important role in expanding and shaping the group. Experience with NJ Municipalities, NJ Counties, NJ Transit, NJ DOT, and NJ Turnpike Authority is highly desired.

  • Producing, managing, and delivering transportation and planning projects from study through the construction administration phase

  • Lead the design of highways and roads including development of geometric layout, grading and drainage, and utilities

  • Managing the development of technical design and specification documents

  • Work within a team of professionals to develop transportation planning and engineering solutions for a multitude of transportation projects

  • Conduct impact studies, transportation planning and scoping analyses

  • Prepare written planning documents, summarize information collected by others, and assemble reports

  • Develop proposals and scopes of work, track project budgets, and manage project teams

    Skills and Attributes

    • Working knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures in civil engineering

    • Knowledge of local and state regulations governing site design

    • Skilled in industry-standard engineering design and analysis systems (e.g., CAD, GIS, stormwater hydrology and hydraulics, traffic simulation)

    • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite

    • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

    • Team oriented with ability to perform multiple tasks independently in a timely manner

    • Self-motivated, highly organized, and detail oriented

    • Motivated to lead and mentor others


      • 5-8 years of transportation engineering experience required

      • 8-11 years of transportation engineering experience preferred

      • BS in Civil Engineering (a master's degree may be substituted for 2 years of experience)

      • NJ PE license required or ability to obtain within 6 months

        WE ARE VHB! We're an inspired and innovative team of engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.
        Our work helps improve mobility, enhance communities, and contribute to economic vitality. We do this while balancing development and infrastructure needs with stewardship of our environment.
        Our people make us great! VHB provides a differentiating employee experience.

        • Inclusive culture of collaboration and innovation.

        • Opportunity to work on complex, transformational projects.

        • Amazing co-workers

        • A focus on learning and development

        • Flexible, hybrid workplace

          It's not surprising that VHB has consistently been rated one of the top AEC firms to work for across our 30+ offices on the East Coast. We're growing and we hope you'll join us!
          VHB is proud to be 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 or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.
          ID: 2022-2860
          External Company URL:
          Street: 614 Frelinghuysen Avenue

Keywords: VHB, Newark , Senior Transportation Engineer, Professions , Newark, New Jersey

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