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Transportation Engineer (7+ Years Experience)

Midwest Engineering Associates, Inc. – East Peoria, IL

TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER (7+ years experience)

Midwest Engineering Associates, Inc. is a young energetic engineering firm, working on a variety of Nationwide Projects. We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill a full-time position as a Transportation Engineer proficient in the design of transportation infrastructure projects.

JOB DESCRIPTION: This position requires the ability to lead the completion of transportation design and the ability to supervise and mentor junior engineers. The Transportation Engineer will serve as project manager and/or transportation project engineer on highway infrastructure projects. The engineering duties are comprehensive, and may include but may not be limited to planning and scheduling of engineering work, client management, performing advanced design, directing and planning the work of staff, and being responsible for the delivery of contract plans, specifications and bid estimates.


  • Project Manager and client management on transportation-related projects.
  • Work on all aspects of Transportation Design, including transportation alignments, profile grades, geometrics, drainage facilities, construction details, construction staging, safety features (barrier warrant), utility plans and any other component of preliminary engineering studies or PS&E.
  • Calculate quantities and prepare engineering estimates.
  • Prepare technical reports, letters, and memos for development of transportation projects.
  • Attend Project Development Team meetings.
  • Coordinate work with other discipline leaders and subconsultants.
  • Lead projects to successful completion in terms of client satisfaction, technical accuracy, profitability, etc.
  • Develop production work plans, schedules and budgets.
  • Establish contract budgets and develop scopes of work.
  • Performs analyses and designs.
  • Ensure proper codes and standards are being used on projects.
  • Supervise, coordinate and review the work of other engineers and designers.
  • Provide the junior staff with guidance on projects.
  • Responsible for the successful completion of projects under his/her direction.
  • Marketing of roadway and highway design services.
  • Perform preliminary field investigations and existing data research to be used in the successful completion of the project.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: The candidate shall have a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering with 7+ years of experience in the design of highway infrastructure projects ranging from study, design, & rehabilitation of interchanges, freeways, expressways, signalized intersections, 3R projects, 3P projects, intersection design studies, etc. Ability to prepare comprehensive engineering reports is preferred.

A registered Professional Engineer in Illinois or ability to obtain P.E. within 6 months is required.

Candidate should possess strong communication (written/oral) skills and be knowledgeable if not proficient in the use of some or all of the following: MicroStation, Geopak, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and MS Office applications.

Knowledge of Illinois Department of Transportation and / or Illinois Tollway policies, procedures, guidelines is a plus.

Midwest Engineering Associates, Inc. offers exciting career growth opportunities:

  • Opportunities for Advancement to Senior Management within 5 to 10 years
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Paid Time Off
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Healthcare
  • 401k
  • Salaries Commensurate with Experience
  • Company Outings and Events

We are a young, dynamic, motivated group of professionals seeking like-minded professionals to join and enhance our team that enjoys participating in a small office environment that includes experts in their field, working in a closely-knit team, and opportunities to work on a wide variety of tasks.


Job Type: Full-time


  • engineering: 7 years (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

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