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Updated April 26, 2017
Transportation Manager

The City of Concord, population 127,500, is located just 29 miles east of San Francisco adjacent to beautiful Mt. Diablo. The city offers a high quality of life and has been recognized as the best place in California to raise a family. Concord is seeking an innovative and highly accomplished professional to oversee all aspects of transportation matters for the city including the implementation of strategies consistent with the Transportation and Growth Management Elements of the 2030 General Plan. The ideal candidate will be well networked in the profession and have a strong understanding of regional transportation planning, partnerships, and funding sources, as well as local transportation planning, traffic operations and safety.

Filing Deadline is May 22, 2017.

Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to: Peckham & McKenney apply@peckhamandmckenney.com

Call Phil McKenney at (866) 912-1919 for more information or to request a detailed brochure that describes in greater detail this tremendous opportunity.

The brochure is also available on our web site at www.peckhamandmckenney.com.

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Updated March 20, 2017
Various Positions

Iteris has multiple openings for Associate Transportation Engeineers in its Berkeley, CA office.

Job Openings

Associate Transportation Engineer Iteris is looking for a mid-level engineer for our Berkeley, CA office. The successful candidate will assist with a wide variety of challenging, but rewarding projects with clients such as the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, AC Transit and the City of Santa Clara. This position will perform professional engineering work in design, operations, planning, and integration of various transportation improvement projects focused on Smart City solutions. The ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communications skills working with company team members and external clients, experience in design (traffic signals, communications infrastructure, and related ITS devices), signal operations, and in developing, implementing, and managing signal timing and coordination programs. Other work responsibilities include technical analysis, preparation of spread sheets, graphics and report preparation for various engineering and planning projects.

Associate Transportation Engineer Iteris, Inc. is a leader in providing intelligent information solutions to the traffic management market. The company is focused on the development and application of advanced technologies and software-based information systems that reduce traffic congestion, provide measurement, management and predictive traffic and weather analytics, and improve the safety of surface transportation systems. By combining its unique IP, products, decades of expertise in traffic management, hyper-local weather solutions and information technologies, Iteris offers a broad range of Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solutions to customers worldwide. The firm is headquartered in Santa Ana, California, with offices nationwide and abroad.

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Updated March 20, 2017

City of Menlo Park
Menlo Park

Transportation Intern
The Transportation Division of the Menlo Park Public Works Department is currently seeking a Transportation Intern (Engineering Aide). This position is a part-time, temporary, non-benefitted position for a limited term appointment of 12-18 months. Hours of work are flexible, up to 20 hours per week, and can be designed around coursework requirements.

More details about this position here.

Updated February 28, 2017

Murray, Smith, & Associates, Inc.
Murray, Smith, & Associates, Inc.

Senior Transportation Engineer

Who Is Murray, Smith, & Associates, Inc.

MSA is an employee-owned Pacific Northwest civil engineering firm with an excellent reputation and consistent growth trajectory gained from over 36 years of successful business. With a team of 110 across eight offices in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho, we provide 99 percent of our services to public agency clients in the fields of transportation, stormwater, water, wastewater, and other specialty areas. We enjoy a stable, yet varied backlog of small to large projects in a friendly work environment that encourages collaboration across offices. At MSA, you’ll find that we are just the right size – large
enough to employ diverse talent to solve our clients’ biggest challenges, yet small enough to genuinely care and adapt to our clients’ needs.

Murray, Smith & Associates, Inc. (MSA) is currently seeking a Senior Engineer – Project Manager (Transportation) to be located in Portland, Oregon (relocation assistance provided, if needed).

Senior Transportation Engineer

As a key member of this growing team, you will help lead and guide our talented mid- to junior-level staff as we collaborate to deliver high-quality projects. This is also an opportunity to develop new relationships to expand our client base and to strengthen established relationships through commitment to quality and long-term client service.

A core element of MSA’s strategic growth plan is to round out our transportation team in our current Oregon market, and then focus on growing these services region-wide in Washington and Idaho. If that challenge excites you, we are looking for the right motivated,
career-minded and experienced individual in our Portland office to help us better reach currently underserved or not-yet served clients within our service area. To make this happen, we need someone who
will integrate with our group and build relationships with our clients, effectively providing growth opportunity to the individual and building our capacity to do more as a firm.

Our ideal candidate is collaborative, excited to be part of a team, adaptable in a growing environment, and inspired to invest in the long-term benefit of both our team and our clients. In doing so, there is great opportunity to expand our service capability in terms of project size, complexity, number of clients and geography beyond Oregon. We take pride in building our business the right way through genuine and authentic relationships with our team and agency clients to establish a level of trust we feel is essential for long-term growth.

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Updated January 10, 2017

Parisi Transportation Consulting
Parisi Transportation Consulting

Senior Transportation Engineer/Planner, Associate Transportation Engineer

About Parisi Transportation Consulting

Parisi Transportation Consulting provides traffic engineering and transportation planning services throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. Our services include Complete Streets planning and design, bicycle and pedestrian planning and design, Safe Routes to School planning, and municipal support. Parisi has offices in Berkeley and Sausalito, California.

Parisi is a unique transportation consulting firm: multi-disciplinary with a diverse portfolio, results-driven, and innovative. Our team members participate in every stage of transportation project development, including planning, designing and engaging with the public and municipalities. We see projects through from conception, design and construction; dozens of our projects are constructed each year. We have small-scale projects that take a little as a few weeks, to major planning and design projects scanning several years. We believe all of our projects make a big difference to the community. And we are known for being hands-on and developing creative and effective solutions.

Parisi is looking for a Senior Transportation Engineer/Planner to join our expanding team in our Berkeley office.

Senior Transportation Engineer/Planner

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with members of the Parisi team and will manage a variety of projects and tasks, including traffic engineering, transportation planning, Complete Streets, Safe Routes to School, pedestrian and bicycle facility planning and design assignments. He/she will participate in the oversight and mentorship of junior staff members, ensure the quality of deliverables, and participate in pursuing new business opportunities.

The person hired for this position will participate in all stages of project development including presentations and client meetings, fieldwork, conducting planning and engineering analysis, and the preparation of plans and technical reports. This position will manage company projects, oversee the work of multidisciplinary project teams, and represent the firm at public meetings, meetings with clients and other venues.

More details about this position here.

Associate Transportation Engineer

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with members of the Parisi team and will participate on a variety of projects and tasks, including traffic engineering, transportation planning, Complete Streets, Safe Routes to School, pedestrian and bicycle facility planning and design assignments.
The person hired for this position will participate in all stages of project development including presentations and client meetings, fieldwork, conducting planning and engineering analysis, and the preparation of plans and technical reports.

The successful candidate will analyze and solve complex transportation planning and engineering problems, communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing, and use a variety of software tools to develop transportation solutions.

More details about this position here.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants should email a cover letter and their resume in a single PDF file to David Parisi at david@parisi-associates.com. No phone calls, please.

Updated September 7, 2016

Transportation Planner

We are one of the nation’s most comprehensive and best respected engineering and land planning firms. With over 2,500 employees in more than 70 offices across the country, we offer full services in a wide range of disciplines. We were recently ranked #7 of FORTUNE’S “100 Best Companies to Work for in America” and #1 in Civil Engineering News “Best Civil Engineering Companies to Work For.”

We are seeking a motivated Transportation Planner to join our growing office in Oakland, CA to contribute to the successful completion of exciting transit-related projects in the Bay area and beyond! Transportation tasks and projects may include corridor concept development, multi-modal transportation analyses, traffic analyses, assistance in public outreach, and transit evaluation.

Qualifications Required:
• 4+ years’ experience transportation engineering and/or planning experience. Transit project-related experience and interest preferred.
• Proficiency in Synchro, Sidra, Excel and GIS
• Technical skills in transportation planning

We offer excellent benefits including an impressive bonus program, remarkable retirement plan and the opportunity to work on exciting projects with a collaborative cutting edge team! To learn more visit: http://www.kimley-horn.com/join-our-team.

Apply directly online or send confidential resumes or letters of inquiry to Shawn Christian: shawn.christian@kimley-horn.com

More details also here.

Updated September 7, 2016

CHS Consulting Group
CHS Consulting
Various Positions

CHS Consulting Group has immediate openings for several senior-level transportation planners and engineers for its San Francisco and Santa Rosa offices. Successful candidates will have opportunities to work on a number of exciting ongoing and upcoming projects. These include the first segment of the California High Speed Rail Project, ACEforward regional rail enhancements, Redwood City Downtown Transit Center and Streetcar Study, Caltrain Downtown Extension Project, and Port of Oakland Infrastructure Improvements Project.

Established in 1998, CHS Consulting Group is a multimodal transportation planning and engineering firm offering bold visions and innovative strategies both in the US and abroad. We are a growing company and offer an exciting, collaborative, and supportive work environment. Candidates will have tremendous opportunities to grow with the firm and have an opportunity to work with a group of experienced, talented, and energetic multi-modal transportation professionals. Our Downtown San Francisco office is one block from BART and Muni Metro lines.

Job Openings

Multi-Modal Planning Manager – This person will lead CHS’s multi-modal and complete streets practice. Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years professional experience and a demonstrated track record in managing multi-modal and complete streets projects. Candidates should be well-rounded, with strong written and oral communication skills; and experience in traffic and transit operations, pedestrian and bicycle planning, parking management, and application of new technologies. Registration as AICP, California Civil PE, California TE, or PTOE certification is preferred.

Traffic Operations Group Manager – This person will lead CHS’s traffic analysis group. Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of demonstrated experience in managing and directing traffic operations and micro-simulation analyses for complex traffic, transit, bicycle, and pedestrian projects. Candidates must have significant hands-on experience in traffic and freeway operations software, such as HCS, Synchro, CORSIM, SIDRA, FREQ, and VISSIM. They should also have experience in transit corridor projects and pedestrian simulation analysis for major transit hubs. In addition, candidates should have experience in leading and mentoring other technical staff. Registration as AICP, California Civil PE, California TE, or PTOE certification is preferred. The candidate should have strong written and oral communication skills.

Senior ITS Transportation Engineer – This person will serve as a lead ITS designer for CHS traffic engineering and design projects. Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of demonstrated experience in ITS design and traffic engineering projects. Candidates must be a registered Civil PE in the State of California or have the ability to obtain registration within six months of hire. Additional registration (either a California TE or certification as a PTOE) is preferred. Candidates should have strong experience in integrated corridor management, arterial management systems including traffic adaptive, TSP design, wireless and fiber optics design, and signal design. Preferred candidates should be proficient in AutoCAD or MicroStation, have proven project management experience, and demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills.

Senior Transportation Planner – This person will be responsible for preparing multi-modal transportation impact studies for various development projects, area-wide plans and projects, and transportation corridor projects. Candidates should have a minimum of 8 years of demonstrated experience in managing transportation studies, applying proven traffic reduction techniques for mixed-use development, institutional, and other projects, parking management strategies, and preparing associated environmental documentation. Candidates must have proven project management and technical experience, as well as strong written and oral communication skills. Candidates that are registered Civil PE in the State of CA, California TE, PTOE, or PTP are preferred.

We offer excellent salary and benefits. Additional information is available at http://www.chsconsulting.net.

Send resume and cover letter to Ms. Millicent Williams, CHS Consulting Group, 220 Montgomery Street, Suite 346, San Francisco, CA 94104 or email to mlwilliams@chsconsulting.net.

More details also here.

Updated July 27, 2016


Transportation Planning Intern

Start your career at Arup, recognized nationally by IDEAS2 and winner of seven 2014 ACEC awards. Arup is an independent engineering and consulting firm of 12,000 people in 42 countries around the world. Founded in 1946, we are the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment, including the Sydney Opera House, the London Eye, and the Beijing National Stadium (aka the Bird’s Nest). Current North American projects include Fulton Street Transit Center in NYC, California High-Speed Rail, 2015 Pan Am Games stadiums in Toronto, and the Las Vegas Observation Wheel.

During your internship at Arup, you’ll have the chance to work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.

We are seeking a Fall Transportation Planning Intern for 2016. As a Transportation Planning Intern, you will learn and apply the following:

• Conducting background research on specific locations, strategies or policies
• Data collection and analysis
• Use of specialist software packages
• Completing and documenting technical analyses
• Report writing
• Attending team, consultant and client meetings
• Working with people from other disciplines to gain knowledge on new subjects.

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Updated July 14, 2016

City of Mill Valley
Mill Valley

Various Positions

The City of Mill Valley is 14 miles north of San Francisco and 40 miles from California’s famous wine country. Mill Valley is a town with a rich and eclectic cultural history. The City of Mill Valley has a staff of almost 150 regular employees.

Mill Valley is currently accepting applications for four available positions (see individual postings for details):
– Engineering Manager (Department of Public Works)
– Senior Civil Engineer (Department of Public Works)
– Senior Civil Engineer (Wastewater Treatment Plant)
– Associate Engineer (Department of Public Works)