Traffic Engineering Division Manager

BATON ROUGE, LA

Neel-Schaffer has an opportunity for a Traffic Engineering Division Manager in our Baton Rouge (LA) office. This position will lead all aspects of our Baton Rouge office’s traffic engineering group. The successful candidate will have a firm understanding of traffic engineering principles andwill also have the ability to assist in growing the group. The successful candidate also shall have project related experience withtraffic signal design plans, traffic signal timing, corridor studies, traffic impact studies, traffic operation studies, traffic control plans, traffic simulation modeling, roundabout studies, and safety studies. Working knowledge of latest traffic engineering and simulation programs, including Synchro, Vissim, Vistro and SIDRA.

Minimum qualifications:

  • BSCE from an ABET-accredited university
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Louisiana or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • 10-12 years of progressive traffic / transportation experience
  • 3+ years of experience in developing/managing staff
  • Certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE)

Ideal candidate will also possess the following:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess a strong understanding in developing all project management controls including scope development, proposals, budgeting, scheduling, and staff management
  • The ability to manage AND assist in the production of design deliverables
  • Proficiency with Microstation and AutoCad (or equivalent) design platforms
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office applications including a working knowledge of Excel