Traffic/Transportation Engineer II-III

St. Louis MO / Champaign IL / Edwardsville IL / Indianapolis IN
Traffic Engineering & Planning Department – Engineers /
Full Time /
We are looking for an experienced Traffic Engineer to join our growing Traffic Engineering and Planning Department. This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and innovative team and make a positive impact on the communities we serve. This position could be based out of one of our regional offices in Illinois, Missouri, Indiana, or Kentucky.
Lochmueller Group is a regional engineering consulting firm with a strong focus on infrastructure. However, our mission goes beyond technical expertise. We are deeply committed to working hand-in-hand with communities to enhance civil infrastructure, protect the environment, and prioritize the health and safety of all. Through our wide range of multi-disciplined services, including transportation design, water resources design, environmental analysis & permitting, construction engineering & inspection, traffic engineering & transportation planning, surveying, and land acquisition & appraisal, we strive to make a positive impact. Our goal is to create sustainable solutions that improve the quality of life for both current and future generations. 
Our Traffic Engineering & Planning Department is involved in a variety of projects, including traffic impact studies, safety and traffic calming studies, transportation modeling and simulation, signal timing optimization, traffic signal and Intelligent Transportation System design, transit planning, pedestrian/bicycle planning, and long-range transportation planning.
Lochmueller Group has been recognized for its exceptional workplace culture, including numerous recognitions in “Best Places to Work” programs. We encourage collaboration, teamwork, and open communication among our team. As a 100% employee owned company, our employees are invested in the success of one another and the company as a whole. For over 40 years, Lochmueller Group has helped communities reinvent their future through thoughtful, actionable planning and design. Our dedication to building a team that demonstrates our corporate values (CARDIA) is what sets us apart:
CARDIA: Means “from the heart” – Creativity; Accountability; Respect; Dedication; Integrity; Achievement

In this position, the candidate will:

    • Perform computations and data analyses
    • Create models of transportation and traffic flow
    • Perform quality control self-checks of assigned work
    • Diagnose transportation issues through field observations
    • Assist in the development of alternatives and solutions to identified problems
    • Prepare project reports, graphics, and figures
    • Perform other duties associated with this position

Qualifications for this role:

    • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or similar engineering field
    • Passed, or pursuing passage, of the FE/EIT exam; PE candidates are also encouraged to apply
    • 2+ years of relevant experience in traffic engineering
    • Experience or familiarity with AutoCAD, MicroStation, ArcGIS, Synchro, VISSIM, Highway Capacity Software, Adobe Creative Suite, and Tableau is helpful.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

What we offer:

    • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) – Become an employee-owner!
    • Generous vacation and sick leave
    • Flexible scheduling opportunities
    • Rich coverage for major medical insurance
    • 401(k) plan with company match
    • Basic life insurance (with option for additional voluntary life insurance)
    • Short-Term and Long-Term disability insurance
    • Student loan repayment benefit
Lochmueller Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Lochgroup fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.