Hanson Professional Services Inc. Transportation Engineer - 751-I in Peoria, Illinois

Position Overview Hanson Professional Services Inc. is seeking a motivated candidate to fill a Transportation Engineer position in the Peoria, Illinois office.

About Us Hanson Professional Services Inc. is a dynamic, employee-owned consulting firm of more than 400 employees providing a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, scientific, and allied services throughout the USA. We were #18 in the Multidiscipline category in the Zweig Group Best Firms to Work For.

Position Profile This person is expected to be in a key design role on roadway and intersection projects. Position requires the ability to serve as responsible design engineer for project components. Projects will generally involve roadway and highway design for local governments, state departments of transportation, and private clients.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities: 1. Ability to design roads and intersections for both urban and rural conditions 2. Designing for complete streets, pedestrians, turning movements, bicycle lanes/paths, and driveways 3. Developing construction documents 4. Preparing quantity calculations, cost estimates, and special provisions 5. Utility coordination and permit development 6. Pavement design 7. Roadside safety design 8. Maintenance of traffic design 9. Technical writing 10. Other duties as assigned


Technical Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with Microstation and PowerGeopak (OpenRoads SS4) software, required

  • Autoturn experience desired

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil 3D desirable.

  • Must be proficient in 3D modeling and cross section development

  • Application of engineering knowledge toward solving assigned tasks and engineering activities

Soft Skills:

  • Strong oral communication and technical writing skills.

  • Ability to mentor junior technical staff

  • Must be able to build effective relationships with internal and external clients


  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience on roadway design and related projects

  • Professional Engineer license (IL) or be able to reciprocate a license from another state within 6 months

  • Experience with 3D corridor and site modeling

  • Experience with evaluating and designing projects based on current ADA and PROWAG requirements

  • Previous construction experience is a plus

Working at Hanson:

  • Must be able to collaborate remotely with colleagues in other offices

  • Candidate must be willing to accept occasional out-of-town travel assignments

  • Must be willing to work overtime to meet project demands when needed

This is an Infrastructure Market position. Interested and qualified applicants, other than Hanson employees, should apply through the Hanson website, http://www.hanson-inc.com/supplement/careers/applytohanson.htm to job #751-I.

As employers/governmental contractors, we comply with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities where they apply. To assist us in meeting our affirmative action goals, employees are encouraged to refer minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.


City: Peoria

State/Province: Illinois [IL]

Title: Transportation Engineer - 751-I

Job ID: 751-Iv2