Senior Traffic Control Engineer - Work Zone

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Posted 57 days ago | Updated 6 hours ago


On Site
USD 82,000.00 - 145,000.00 per year
Full Time


Civil engineering
Control engineering

Job Details

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is seeking an experienced Traffic Control Engineer who will lead the design of roadway Transportation Management Plans (TMP) including Temporary Traffic Control (TTC) and Traffic Control Device (TCD) plans. The position is a hybrid work role that can be based in Raleigh or Charlotte, North Carolina.

  • Focuses on Traffic Management for NCDOT and NC municipal projects.

  • Develops Traffic Management plans, details, and written phasing using NCDOT and MUTCD standards and Safe System Principles

  • Works with the client to coordinate plan reviews and responds to client comments

  • Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and simple tests

  • Proposes an approach to solving new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments

  • Identifies discrepancies in results

  • Provides guidance to entry-level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed-upon budget and schedule with little supervision

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete the primary design elements for Traffic Management works



  • BS Civil Engineering plus 6 years of traffic control engineering design experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.


  • North Carolina PE License or ability to receive within 6 months

  • 8 + Years of NCDOT Traffic Management experience

  • 2+ Years of experience managing staff

  • Experience with NCDOT work zone traffic control standards including construction safety standards

  • Experience and knowledge designing work zone plans to include:

  • project characteristics,

  • travel and traffic characteristics,

  • Corridor, network, and community issues

  • design, procurement, and construction options

  • Work zone design and safety

  • TTC strategies

  • Transportation operations strategies

  • Public information strategies.

Additional Information

  • Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

  • Relocation is available for this role.

Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $82,000.00 - $145,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10105444

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid