Wight & Company, an award-winning Architecture, Engineering and Construction Management firm, is seeking a Transportation Multi-modal Engineer in our Chicago location! Are you an energetic and entrepreneurial professional with excellent people skills? Then we would like to talk to you about joining our team!
Wight’s work environment requires dedication, flexibility, enthusiasm, analytical thinking, and desire for continual learning focused on anticipating the needs of clients.
Perform planning analysis for complete streets projects or multi-modal transportation facilities
Organize and maintain project files
Prepare plans, special provisions and estimates
Collaborate with a multi-discipline team and with clients to assess and solve challenging transportation issues
Assess existing and future conditions and develop planning level alternatives to address specific problems and needs
Evaluate effectiveness of alternatives based on impacts, costs, benefits and other evaluation criteria and make recommendations accordingly
Participation in professional industry organizations
8+ years’ experience in Multi-modal Engineering
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and Illinois P.E. required
Experience in complete streets design
Experience planning or designing for pedestrian facilities, bikeways and/or trail projects
Knowledge of state, county and local transportation design requirements required
Strong attention to detail mindset a must
Ability to interact with multiple agencies and stakeholders professionally and effectively
Experience in innovative project planning
Proficiency in MicroStation, Microsoft Office Suite, HCS 2010 required; Synchro, ArcGIS and other traffic modeling software knowledge a plus
Strong desire to enhance mobility for all users
We offer competitive benefits, employee mentorship, a friendly work culture and a great office environment to work in. Please visit our website at www.wightco.com and forward your resume in Word or pdf format to email@example.com for immediate consideration.
Internal Number: TMM01202019
About Wight & Company
Wight is an Integrated services company with solutions for the built environment. From Inspiration to Implementation, the design professionals at Wight & Company draw our creativity from your vision. We weave our expertise into the design response, developing an appropriate architectural expression to the wants and needs of our clients, and the physical context of each individual assignment. From Inspiration to Implementation, the professional engineers at Wight & Company leverage our expertise to support and enhance the clients’ vision. We plan, calculate and execute with precision, resulting in superior infrastructure, transportation and development solutions. In partnership with your design team or as a sole source integrated design builder, Wight Construction is a professional project delivery partner. The people, systems and processes we provide are unmatched in sophistication and reliability. This expertise includes LEED™ AP construction managers, who provide leadership for projects with sustainable characteristics. From minor renovation work, to multi-phase major rehabilitation, to major new construction assignments, clients rely upon Wight for a partnership that delivers re...sults, both in terms of the process as well as the built environment. Sustainable design and construction practices benefit clients, their end users and the world at the same time – and Wight considers them for each project. We’ve been practicing sustainability since the receiving one of the first Pilot Project certifications implemented under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED rating.