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After: We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is currently seeking a motivated Senior Traffic Engineer to join our team in Charleston, South Carolina! Qualified candidates will have 10+ years of experience in traffic engineering studies, traffic analysis, traffic signal design, and signing and pavement marking plans. 

Stantec’s Charleston office has demonstrated steady growth over the past 8 years. This growth is due to its history of providing timely and cost effective designs for the communities in which we live. Many of our projects are recognized by state and national award programs. We have a diversified client base of public sector (state, city, county) and private clients. Engineering News Record ranks Stantec as a Top 10 transportation design firm in the state and southeast region.   

Charleston has been named the #1 small city in the US by Conde Nast Traveler magazine for 6 years in a row, likely because of the world class shopping, dining, history, charm, and access to beautiful beaches. Coupled with a thriving, diverse economy, it is no wonder that 48 people move to the region each day. This is your opportunity to live in the best city in the world, according to Travel and Leisure Magazine.   

Stantec’s Charleston office is conveniently located near two interstates and is within walking distance to a variety of restaurants and shopping. 

Your Key Responsibilities 

  • Work as part of a team and also independently in evaluating and applying traffic engineering principles. 
  • Utilize various design software/tools (Synchro, HCS, Sidra, etc.) for traffic analysis for a variety of conditions and needs at specific intersections, along arterial corridors, and for freeway segments. 
  • Lead the development of signal design plans, specifications, and estimates based upon agency standards. 
  • Interact directly with DOT and local government clients and review agencies at project meetings and ensure that all client project designs meet and exceed engineering standards. 
  • Build and maintain relationships with key traffic engineering clients and review agencies. 
  • Work with multi-disciplinary teams on tasks such as traffic safety analysis, intersection design, signal design, roadway signing and pavement marking plans, and traffic and signal operation analysis.    

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Traffic modeling experience 
  • Traffic studies/analysis experience as well as previous DOT experience 
  • Proficiency with Synchro and MicroStation a plus
Education and Experience

Completion of a four (4) year college level academic program in Civil Engineering with a Bachelor of Science degree. A Master of Science degree with an emphasis in transportation is a plus. 
10+ years of experience with a South Carolina PE registration or ability to obtain it in 6 months

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.  

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.              

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