Senior Transportation Engineer

About Us

Founded in 1983, Lancaster Mobley is Oregon’s longest-standing independent transportation engineering and planning firm. Our team of curious, well-rounded professionals, more than half of whom are women, are passionate about our work engineering the future of mobility. We specialize in providing innovative, forward-thinking transportation solutions that move people safely, efficiently, and equitably.

Our firm has a history of growing teammates’ career paths with analysts developing over time into senior leadership. We hire for the long term and provide mentorship, professional development, and support for continued education and licensure. With offices in Bend and Portland, we offer a mix of in-office and remote work environments.

Areas of focus: Design.

This position will work closely with senior team members on a variety of transportation engineering design projects. Responsibilities include preparing thorough transportation design services for traffic signals, roundabouts, roadway/area lighting, signing, striping, temporary traffic control, traffic signal communications, pedestrian and bike facility planning and design, and intelligent transportation system (ITS) planning and design.

The ideal candidate has:

Demonstrated experience working on design elements of any of the following: traffic signals, roundabouts, service interchanges, bicycle/pedestrian projects, signing and striping, and construction traffic control plans

Experience in preparation and development of construction documents and supporting reports, plans, quantities, and estimates using highway design manuals, NCHRP guidelines, AASHTO policies, MUTCD, and local design criteria

Experience with internal task management with track record of organizing and training junior-level staff on project components.

An interest in client cultivation and business development.

Experience completing traffic analysis, assessing warrants, and preparing traffic studies is a plus.

Education

Bachelors of Science Degree in civil engineering or a related field in traffic engineering. Professional registration (PE) in the State of Oregon or the ability to gain licensure within 6-months of starting employment.

Experience

5+ years of civil engineering experience, with a background in transportation design

Skills

Software and Traffic Analysis Tools: AutoCAD, AGI, Microsoft Office Suite

Bonus Skills

Synchro, VISSIM, Vistro, GIS, graphic design and experience with InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.

Strong written and verbal communication skills are a must. We take pride in our responsiveness to clients and our preparedness at project meetings and with public involvement.

If you approach your work with excitement for problem solving, eagerness to find innovative solutions, have a positive attitude, and are not just curious about – but actively involved in – the future of mobility – we want to hear from you today!

If you have questions or are interested in applying, please email your resume to: elizabeth@lancastermobley.com

Compensation & Benefits Package

Competitive salary with potential year-end bonus

100% employer-paid Medical and Dental plan

401K Plan with 3% employer contribution and potential Profit Sharing

Generous PTO, with anniversary increments

7 paid holidays, with potential for last week of year closure with pay

Collegial atmosphere with company sponsorship and active team participation in transportation-related events, training, and advocacy, as well as a variety of workshops, transportation related conferences, webinars, and seminars.

Annual Holiday party, weekend spring office retreat, and a variety of fun activities throughout the year.

A spacious workspace with private offices for quiet independent work as well as collaborative communal space.

Company-owned standup paddle boards and bikes available for check-out.

Secure bike room and shower in our building.

Flexible work schedule.