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Traffic Engineering Lead

Michael Baker International
Columbus, OH 43215
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Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering, development, intelligence and technology solutions with global reach and mobility. The firm offers a comprehensive range of innovative services and solutions in support of federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private development and commercial clients. Michael Baker Internationals focus is on the safety and security of people across the world through planning and engineering improvements to infrastructure and the environment, and through protection of our quality of life and freedom in support of national and international security. With more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 80 offices located across the U.S. and internationally, and is ranked as the 26th largest design firm in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR).
Michael Baker Internationals Mission is to make a difference by providing innovative solutions to sustain the future and further the safety, security and quality of life for people across the globe by providing the highest level of expertise, unmatched quality and effective project teams for a diverse range of projects and clients.
Michael Baker International offers excellent benefit packages that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Additional Paid Time Off, Flex-Time, 401-K Retirement Plan, Tuition Reimbursement and Employee Credit Union. To learn more, please visit us on the web at www.mbakerintl.com . Michael Baker International is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran/e-Verify Employer


Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting services dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world's infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.


As a part of our Transportation Engineering Team, the Traffic Lead is responsible for pursuing and winning work for design efforts and analysis for ODOT projects including roadway corridor studies, road safety audits and highway/bridge rehabilitations. The projects will include traffic modeling, transportation management plans, traffic signals, traffic control devices, pavement markings and temporary traffic control plans.

You will grow and build a traffic department within the Columbus office while supporting, and guiding experienced engineers for projects within the part of the Great Lakes (IN, KY, MI, and OH) region. The best part being a Traffic Lead at Michael Baker is that no two days will be the same. You will face different challenges every day, some of which will be extraordinarily complex. Most days will be spent in the office leading the preparation of engineering designs including:

  • Traffic signals, timing plans, traffic control devices, pavement markings and temporary traffic control plans.

  • Lighting, fiber-optic, wireless, and Ethernet communications, and security systems.

  • Other days you will help prepare technical proposals or meet with client representatives on projects.

  • Some days, you will make field visits to project sites to review, investigate and document existing infrastructure conditions or program, operate and manage traffic and ITS devices.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil, Electrical or Systems Engineering and 15 or more years of progressive traffic and potential ITS design experience. Master's degree preferred.

  • P.E. license in OH or ability to obtain within six months. A PTOE, PTP and/or PMP certification is highly desirable.

  • Ability to pursue and win work in Columbus and throughout the Central Ohio region while continuing to build internal relationships.

  • Strong English language skills, written and verbal, are essential to long term success in this role.

  • Quickly get up to speed on our policy, procedures and relevant software while acquiring an understanding of the company's service offerings and the client's standards and procedures relevant to your projects.

  • Microsoft Office Suite, knowledgeable with Traffic Engineering software such as HCS, Synchro, TruTraffic, VISSIM, Aimsun, SIDRA, TransCAD.


    Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

    EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.

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    Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12

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