Manager - Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning

Transportation · Woodbridge, Ontario
Department Transportation
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.


Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.


As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 project managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.


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 delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.



We are currently seeking a Manager to join our Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning Team, located at our Greater Toronto Area (GTA) office.  Reporting to the Assistant Vice President, Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering, the successful candidate will work in a hybrid environment with access to an office in the GTA.  The candidate will also work on numerous projects for respected municipal clients and development related work.  This position is responsible for working on a wide range of transportation planning, traffic engineering and multi-disciplinary assignments for both private and public sector clients including, transportation master plans (TMPs), environmental assessments (EA), active transportation (AT) projects, parking studies, transportation demand management (TDM), traffic operation studies, and microsimulation and design assessments.  As a member of our Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning Team, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordinating and managing Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning projects in Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA);
  • Acting as Project Manager and providing overall work management and technical performance on transportation engineering projects to ensure timelines and targets are being met;
  • Working with the Assistant Vice President (Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering) to develop and execute strategic growth and business initiatives within the GTHA.  As part of the growth strategy, and in consultation with the Assistant Vice President, you will research, liaise with clients, network within the industry, assist with staff retention, and identify essential recruitment hires;
  • Actively participates in the preparation of proposals and writing reports including EAs, TMPs, AT, etc.;
  • Maintain existing client relationships and assists the Assistant Vice President with business development activities;
  • Identify and participate in the acquisition of new clients and work (research and liaise with clients, network within the industry);
  • Providing mentorship, guidance, quality control, support, and oversight of junior and intermediate staff to complete various traffic engineering and transportation planning tasks;
  • Working with the Assistant Vice President to achieve financial goals and support financial reporting;
  • Liaising with clients, government, and regulatory bodies as well as contractors;
  • Preparing traffic engineering and transportation planning studies and other reports and presentations as needed; and
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • University Degree in Transportation Planning or Transportation Engineering/ Civil Engineering;
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) from the Professional Engineers of Ontario or Registered Professional Planner (RPP) from Ontario Professional Planning Institute;
  • 10+ years of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering services in the consulting or public sectors;
  • Experience in working with local municipalities and land developers in the GTHA area;
  • Experience in report and proposal writing;
  • Demonstrated interest in business development activities and preparation of proposals;
  • Project coordination and management experience;
  • Proven ability to supervise, direct and mentor junior staff;
  • Excellent communication and leadership abilities;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team; and
  • Experience using Synchro/Simtraffic and other transportation software and methods (e.g. HCS, CCG, VISSIM, EMME, Aimsun, Vistro).


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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