Transportation Planner/Traffic Engineer

Transportation · Markham, Ontario
Department Transportation
Employment Type Permanent

McIntosh Perry is growing to meet demand – and we need you! As a growing multi-disciplinary engineering and related professional services firm, we are building on our strong National reputation by maintaining our commitment to ethical work practices, a quality product and exceptional service. With more than 600 employees in offices across Canada, McIntosh Perry is expanding its scope and looking for new talent to join our supportive, dynamic team. Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:

Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i's and cross the t's? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference

If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun, then this could be the right opportunity for you. For more information about McIntosh Perry, to see why it's such a great place to work and one of the fastest growing engineering firms in Canada visit our website at www.mcintoshperry.com 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Reporting to the Division Manager, Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering, the successful candidate will work on numerous projects for respected public and private clients. This position is responsible for working on a wide range of transportation planning, transportation/ traffic engineering, and multi-disciplinary assignments for both private and public sector clients including transportation master plans, traffic operation and safety studies, parking studies, municipal environmental assessments (EA), active transportation, transportation demand management (TDM), microsimulation, and design assessments.

 

  • Undertakes and manages transportation planning and traffic engineering studies including multi-modal studies, transportation master plans, environmental assessments (transportation) studies, traffic impact studies, TDM, active transportation, and parking studies;
  • Actively participates in the preparation of proposals and writing reports;
  • Coordinates stakeholder consultation activities on transportation projects;
  • Leads transportation impact and parking assessments, as well as site plan reviews;
  • Attends and participates at client and public meetings;
  • Prepares and coordinates traffic management plans for roadway design and construction projects;
  • Conducts field studies (site visits, inventories, traffic, and parking counts);
  • Assists with staff development and works in a team environment;
  • Establishes and maintains good working relationships and communication with clients, department managers, internal and external leads;
  • Works in a team environment and mentors other department staff;
  • Assists the Division Manager with business development activities, and;
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • A University Degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering or Transportation Planning;
  • Eligible for P. Eng. License from the Professional Engineers of Ontario or Registered Professional Planner (RPP) from Ontario Professional Planning Institute;
  • 5 - 10 years of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering services in the consulting or public sectors;
  • Project coordination and management experience;
  • Demonstrated interest in business development activities and preparation of proposals;
  • Proven ability to supervise, direct and mentor junior staff;
  • Good communication and leadership abilities;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team;
  • Experience with GIS (ArcGIS), and using Auto Cad and Auto Turn software;
  • Proficient using Synchro/ Simtraffic;
  • Experience using other transportation software and methods (e.g. HCS, CCG, VISSIM, EMME, Aimsun, Vistro);
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance.

McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.

McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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  • Location
    Markham, Ontario
  • Department
    Transportation
  • Employment Type
    Permanent