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Entry-Level Highway & Traffic Engineer

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1mo ago

đź’Ľ Graduate Job


🤑 $65.6K - $79.8K
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Graduate Job



  • Colliers Engineering & Design is seeking Entry-Level Highway & Traffic Engineer to join our Highway & Traffic Engineering team in Albany, NY! Graduate engineers and entry level candidates are encouraged to apply!
  • You’ll apply engineering fundamentals in technical support of project design teams. You will gain a wide range of experience in traffic, roadways, pedestrian, and bicycle facilities. You’ll work in an office, have an opportunity to do fieldwork, and observe projects in construction. This position may also include opportunities for client-facing interactions to complement team and independent work.


  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or civil engineering technology.
  • 0 to 2 years’ experience in engineering design .
  • E.I.T. preferred, or ability to obtain within 6 months.
  • Desire to become a licensed PE in the future.
  • Familiarity with Highway and/or Traffic design concepts and willingness to work on both.
  • Experience working with MicroStation and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D and other software packages is a plus.
  • Willingness to learn new software technologies.
  • General knowledge of NYSDOT specifications and prior experience with NYSDOT or Local Administered Federal Aid projects is a plus.
  • Work both independently and with a team.
  • Establish a strong work ethic, good communication skills, attention to detail and exhibit an eagerness to learn.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities



  • Evaluate, select, and apply engineering techniques and principles, with the guidance of senior staff, to develop designs, reports, presentation materials, and other elements necessary for project success.
  • Assist senior engineers in developing highway and traffic design plans that may include grading, traffic signals, drainage, pavement, and utilities.
  • Assist senior engineers in engineering calculations, write technical reports, and present findings to project engineers and managers
  • Research code provisions and specifications.
  • Interpret typical engineering drawings and details.
  • Assist senior engineers with project cost estimates.
  • Develop fluency in MicroStation and AutoCAD Civil 3D to create plans, profiles, 3D CADD models, etc.
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with co-workers, supervisors, clients, and colleagues.
  • Perform self QA/QC for design methodology, plans, calculations, and outcomes, etc., and to respond efficiently to supervisor's QA/QC of work.


Work type

Full time

Work mode





65600 - 79800 USD