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Burns & McDonnell Senior Traffic Engineer - Transportation (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri


At Burns & McDonnell, Traffic Engineering tasks include the following:

  • Construction plans for: pavement marking, signing, signalization, lighting, temporary traffic control and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

  • Traffic operations analysis for: Traffic Impact Studies, Corridor Studies and facility site access and internal circulation studies.

We'll count on the successful candidate to be responsible for the following:

  • Providing technical leadership as a senior traffic engineer or project manager giving direction, and support for transportation projects.

  • Mentoring, coaching, and developing team members.

  • Serving as the primary technical point of contact for the client.

  • Implementation of quality control processes.

  • Pre-positioning for project pursuits and supporting proposal development.

  • Leading coordination and communication of project requirements and schedule needs across disciplines.

  • Developing scope of work and fees for projects.

  • Identification and communication of technical risks associated with projects.

  • Oversight of production work required to meet deliverable milestones.

  • Identifying, developing, and communicating processes and tools to increase efficiency across team and department.

  • Creating, improving, facilitating and teaching training courses to the project team and department.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • BS degree in Civil Engineering or related technical discipline required.

  • Minimum of 7 years of Traffic Engineering experience, 10 years of experience preferred .

  • PE license required, PTOE preferred.

  • Knowledge of regulations of state and federal transportation agencies a must.

  • Experience using HCS, VISSIM, Synchro/SIM Traffic and other software packages required.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, presentation skills and the ability to work in a team environment are musts.

  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.


Job Civil Engineering

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time

Req ID: 240403

Job Hire Type Experienced #LI-JN #TRN