Reports to:            Senior Transportation Project Manager

Job Type:               Full–Time

Location:               Riverside, MO


Job Summary

We are seeking a 2-3 year Design Engineer who is looking for a mentored role in the area of transportation and traffic engineering. Candidates should have a good grasp of civil engineering principals and design skills related to transportation work. This position will assist in roadway design, culvert design, drainage studies, utility coordination, traffic impact studies among other transportation related design aspects. This position will support our growing Transportation Department and work on several projects for local municipalities and private developers.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Roadway design using AutoCAD Civil 3D including Corridors and Pipe Networks
  • Assist with traffic counts
  • Perform field assessment of existing infrastructure and construction observation
  • Assist with traffic impact studies, simulation modeling, traffic signal design, signal timing optimization and related ADA compliance
  • Assist with plans for horizontal and vertical alignments on linear transportation projects
  • Correspondence and coordination with impacted property owners
  • Preparation of transportation and pedestrian signal plans
  • Assist with shop drawing review
  • Perform Quality Control reviews
  • Compile and write technical reports
  • Assist with permit applications
  • Design and layout various intersection and corridor improvements including roundabouts and other innovative designs
  • Develop plans and specifications for transportation management during construction, pavement marking and signage, and transportation signals
  • Design pedestrian routes and walkability through developments
  • Occasional travel for data collection, site analysis, and field validation
  • Perform intersection and geometric enhancement design
  • Assist in public street light and parking lot lighting design
  • Prepare network communication designs for traffic signal interconnect



  • AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or MicroStation GEOPAK experience preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite software especially Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Strong problem-solving and math skills
  • Team player
  • 2-3 years of related experience in engineering environment
  • Organized and punctual
  • Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced work environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-management skills
  • Basic knowledge of local engineering design criteria and language
  • Ability to prioritize and adapt to change
  • Ability to develop GIS, CAD and data management skills
  • Ability to remain in a stationary position approximately 50% of the day


Education Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • Passed Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam and have Engineering Intern (EI) certification


Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

RIC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.



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