RS&H Talent Acquisition

Traffic Engineering Associate I

Job Locations US-CO-Denver
# of Openings
Civil & Structural
Job Level

The Opportunity

RS&H is currently seeking a Traffic Engineering Associate to join our Transportation Practice in our Denver, CO office!



Job Summary: This position performs basic engineering assignments requiring the application of standard engineering principles and concepts. This position helps perform design tasks and coordinates design and construction activities, studies, and various analyses.


Essential Functions:

  • Provides general support to the Traffic Engineering Team by conducting various studies and developing solutions for addressing safety, traffic congestion and multimodal transportation needs.
  • Performs basic traffic engineering tasks, including safety/crash analysis, traffic operations analysis and capacity analysis.
  • Prepares documentation and technical reports for traffic engineering studies.
  • Performs as-needed field reviews and observation for evaluating field conditions and assessing typical traffic operations and safety conditions.
  • Becomes knowledgeable of applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and practices that are pertinent to respective discipline.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned and within scope of practice.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must possess basic knowledge of production software
  • Must possess solid oral and written communications skills
  • Must have the ability to effectively interact with and build relationships with others

Preferred Qualifications:

  • EIT Certification
  • Traffic design experience including signal design, pavement markings, signage, MOT
  • Traffic Simulation/Modeling experience including Synchro, VISSIM, Rodel, HCS, or other traffic modeling software
  • CAD experience including Microstation, and/or AutoCAD
  • Familiarity with local, state, and national traffic engineering standards and practices
  • Prior experience with CDOT and/or local Colorado agencies is preferred

Typical salary range for this position in Colorado is $70,000 to $95,000 and commensurate with experience relative to the position

The Team

From managed toll lanes and long-range corridor plans to complex interchanges, major roadway, and segmental bridge designs, our teams provide the highest quality planning, environmental and engineering design solutions to our clients.  Each day, we partner with transportation agencies and local governments across the country to keep our communities moving and improving the overall quality of life.  By joining our team, you too can lead the evolution of transportation.

The Company

Employee-owned, RS&H is one of the nation’s leading architecture, engineering, and consulting firms whose associates work hard every day to create a more connected future where everyone can thrive. We offer an exceptional journey from start to future. Our integrated teams translate experience into insight, turn challenges into opportunities, and build relationships that are as strong as the buildings and infrastructure we deliver together. We attribute our success to an unwavering commitment to our core values of: integrity, caring, forward-thinking, creativity, inclusivity, and ownership.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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