Careers

At Traffic Works, we strive to build a well-rounded team of experts, that pride themselves in providing exceptional customer service and are dedicated to producing high quality work products.   We encourage an open working environment where everyone functions as part of a team working towards common goals.  

Current Openings

Senior Traffic Engineer or Senior Transportation Planner / Office or Discipline Leader (Sacramento, CA or Reno, NV areas - flexible location)

Traffic Works is seeking a Transportation Planner or Traffic Engineer for a unique, challenging, and rewarding position. The firm is growing and seeks a skilled transportation professional with 7 to 15+ years of experience, committed to high quality work and familiar with the consulting environment. This position offers unlimited opportunities to manage projects, clients, other staff, grow a new discipline, and establish a long-term career path with outstanding rewards. The position can include discipline leadership, office leadership, new office establishment, or another significant firm-wide role. This is the unique opportunity you’ve been looking for!

Minimum Requirements:
Four year degree in Urban Planning, Civil/Transportation Engineering, or a closely related field                                                                                 PE, TE, PTOE, AICP, or PTP required.

8+ years of experience as an Engineer or Planner in the traffic/transportation field. 

Verifiable experience in at least three (3) of the following technical areas:

  • Multi-modal Planning, Transit Planning, or Urban Design
  • Level of Service Calculations and Simulation using common software packages
  • Corridor Studies and Traffic Impact Studies
  • Safety Evaluations and Road Safety Audits
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Facility Planning or Design
  • Travel Demand Modeling
  • Stop Sign and Signal Warrant Analysis or other applications of the MUTCD
  • Complete Streets Evaluation and Design
  • Roundabouts and Traffic Signal Analysis and Design
  • Forensic Traffic Engineering as an Expert Witness

Outstanding interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills                                                                                                                         Desire and ability to directly interact with a broad range of clients in a management/marketing role
Flexibility, self-starter/self-motivated personality, and a service minded attitude

Applicants must be legally authorized for immediate work in the United States

Salary: $90,000 - $130,000+ annually, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Health Insurance Allowance, Paid Time Off, Holidays, Bonus/Profit Sharing Program, and 401k (with 3% employer contribution)

Interested applicants, possessing at least the minimum requirements outlined above, are encouraged to submit a
one page cover letter (summarizing key strengths & value to the firm) and resume (3 pages maximum) to:

Loren Chilson, Principal
Traffic Works, LLC
chilson@traffic-works.com

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Transportation Engineer/Planner

Traffic Works is seeking a transportation engineer or planner for a unique and challenging position. The firm is
consistently growing and seeks a skilled transportation professional with 2 to 5+ years of experience, committed to
delivering high quality work in a dynamic, fast-paced consulting environment. Traffic Works provides specialized
traffic and transportation services (planning, analysis, design, construction support, and expert witness/forensic
services) to public and private sector clients throughout California and Nevada. The office location opportunities
are Folsom, CA or Reno, NV.

Minimum Requirements:
Four year degree in Urban Planning, Civil/Transportation Engineering, or a closely related field                                                                                 EIT or equivalent planning certification required.

2+ years of experience as an engineer or planner in the traffic/transportation field. 

Verifiable experience in at least three (3) of the following technical areas:

  • Multi-modal Planning, Transit Planning, or Urban Design
  • Level of Service Calculations and Simulation using common software packages
  • Traffic Impact Studies
  • Safety Evaluations and Road Safety Audits
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Facility Planning or Design
  • Travel Data Collection
  • Stop Sign or Signal Warrant Analysis or other applications of the MUTCD
  • Transportation Facility Design such as Geometrics, Traffic Signals, Signing, Striping, Lighting

Outstanding interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

Desire and ability to directly interact with a broad range of clients.

Flexibility, self-starter/self-motivated personality, and a service minded attitude is required

Salary: $60,000 - $80,000+ annually, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Health Insurance Allowance, Paid Time Off, Holidays, Bonus/Profit Sharing Program, and 401k (3% employer contribution)

Interested applicants, possessing at least the minimum requirements outlined above, are encouraged to submit a
one page cover letter (summarizing key strengths & value to the firm) and resume (3 pages maximum) to:

Loren Chilson, Principal
Traffic Works, LLC
chilson@traffic-works.com

Position will remain open until filled. Applicants must be legally authorized for immediately employment in the
United States.

Equal Opportunity Employer