Senior Traffic Engineer in Columbus, OH at Pennoni

Date Posted: 9/27/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Columbus, OH
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  • Work Experience
    12 + years

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.


The Senior Traffic Engineer will be responsible for overseeing assigned work, coordinating with clients, and teaming partners in order to complete effective quality products.  This candidate will also be responsible for monitoring internal staff, preparing, and monitoring project scope of work, budgets, and schedules as needed.


Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates is currently seeking a Senior Traffic Engineer with experience consistent, but not limited to:

  • Developing, monitoring, and mentoring a traffic design group
    • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to engineers and technical staff.
    • Coordinate traffic tasks with other staff on highway and bridge projects.
      Coordinate traffic studies, traffic design, and highway occupancy permits with site designers.
  • Managing clients and projects
    • Lead and manage complex traffic engineering tasks and projects.
    • Manage client relationships with Public and Private Clients.
  • Tracking and winning new backlog
  • Helping grow operations throughout Ohio


Job Requirements

Required Attributes

  • Minimum 12+ years of relevant work experience with experience in traffic and roadway design (includes experience with ODOT, municipalities, developers, etc.)
  • PE Ohio license required.
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil or Electrical Engineering
  • Candidate needs to be certified (or able to qualify) at a minimum in the following ODOT pre-qualification categories: ODOT - Safety Studies and ODOT - Traffic Signal and Signal System Design

Preferred Attributes

  • Excellent communication skills - both oral and written.
  • ODOT Pre-Qualification: Noncomplex Roadway Design
  • PTOE Certification
  • Experience on state agency projects is preferred, including familiarity with agency project management and project approval processes.
    Possess leadership qualities and excellent verbal communication and written skills, including experience in public meeting settings, meeting organization and documentation.

Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

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