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Recent News & Events

Transportation Systems Engineer
UW-Madison, College of Engineering

The Traffic Operations and Safety (TOPS) Lab, part of the Dept. of Civil Engineering, is seeking candidates for a Transportation Systems Engineer position. This is a full time position requiring a M.S. in engineering, with experience required, and a minimum salary of $65,000/year. Details at (PVL 81736). Resumes are welcome until the position is filled. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Senior Traffic Engineer

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced traffic engineer to join our team (position can be based in Madison, Milwaukee, or Wausau). This position offers an excellent growth opportunity for a talented engineering professional with a passion for assuming new challenges. The senior traffic engineer will be responsible for providing technical design, project management, and quality control for a wide range of traffic engineering projects and assignments. In addition, the senior traffic engineer will provide leadership and mentoring of engineers and technicians, client management, and business development aimed to grow our traffic engineering practice.

Responsibilities include:

  • Traffic analysis and modeling services including; highway capacity and level of service analysis, operational and safety analysis, intersection and interchange alternative analysis, microsimulation modeling, freeway operations and system analysis, traffic impact analysis, incident management, roundabout capacity and operational analysis, and specialized traffic studies.
  • Traffic signal design services including; traffic data collection, traffic signal modeling and optimization, traffic signal system design, and traffic signal communication design.
  • Traffic forecasting and modeling services including; experience with MPO travel demand models, traffic forecasting using ITE trip generation, and transportation planning projects and studies.

Requirements include:

  • BS or MS in Civil Engineering (traffic emphasis)
  • Registered Professional Engineer in WI (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • PTOE certification
  • Minimum of 8 years of progressively increasing experience in traffic engineering (WisDOT, local communities, counties, and private sector client project experience preferred)
  • Traffic engineering software experience (HCM, Sychro/SimTraffic, VISSIM, Paramics, Rodel, QUADRO, CORSIM, and SIDRA)
  • Staff development and management abilities
  • Ability to play a leading role in business development
  • Critical thinking and analysis
  • Proven ability to effectively manage projects, administer contracts and control budgets, playing a key role developing the project budget and schedule, and ensuring these are adhered to
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with a track record of building and maintaining strong client relationships

We offer competitive pay, full benefits, flexible work schedules, a business casual dress code, company-sponsored social events and a friendly work environment. Please submit your resume and cover letter to:

EMCS, Inc. – Human Resources
1300 W. Canal Street, Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Senior Project Engineer - Traffic

KL Engineering, Inc. is an award-winning civil engineering consulting firm, based in Wisconsin. Our headquarters are in Madison with additional offices in Menomonie and Green Bay. We specialize in transportation engineering, offering services in the areas of planning, design, municipal, environmental, survey/GIS and construction management. We provide our clients with [A] Better Experience and work from an unwavering customer service ethic.

We are seeking a talented full-time Senior Project Engineer to join our Traffic Engineering team in our Madison location. The candidate qualified for this position will have a BS or MS in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic engineering, course work or related experience in traffic analysis, transportation planning, trip generation, traffic signal design, preparation of traffic impact studies, and traffic forecasting and modeling. The candidate must also have strong technical and oral communication skills, including public speaking, and the ability to coordinate and present technical information at public meetings. Experience with traffic engineering software (HCM, Synchro/SimTraffic, VISSIM, SIDRA) is desirable. Successful completion of the P.E. exam, or ability to obtain within six months is required.

Responsibilities for this role include project management, technical design, leadership and mentoring, and quality control. Specific tasks include the completion of traffic studies, including traffic circulation studies, Intersection Control Evaluation reports, capacity analyses, and traffic impact reports; technical writing and documentation for traffic reports; crash analyses and safety studies; signal operation analyses and design; traffic management plans; and preparation of plans, specifications and estimates for traffic related projects. The qualified candidate will also be responsible for working directly with clients in the project development stage and throughout the project.

In addition to providing excellent career growth potential, we offer a competitive salary and full benefits with a casual work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to:
Paula Lindquist; KL Engineering, Inc.;
5950 Seminole Centre Court, Suite 200;
Madison, WI 53711;
Phone (608) 663-1218;
Fax (608) 663-1226; Email:

WisDOT Job Opportunities

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation frequently has several engineering positions available throughout the state. Please see the link below for specific job details and application deadlines. New positions are being added throughout the year, so be sure check back frequently for updates.

State Traffic Engineering Analysis and Data Management Engineer & Traffic Operations Engineer

The Department of Transportation (DOT), Division of Transportation System Development (DTSD) is currently seeking individuals who are ready to take on a lead role in the delivery of the state’s transportation traffic program. The Bureau of Traffic Operations (BTO) is currently looking to fill the following vacancies: State Traffic Engineering Analysis and Data Management Engineer and Traffic Operations Engineer. Headquarters are Madison. Current Vacancies:

State Traffic Engineering Analysis and Data Management Engineer

This position has a critical role in providing advanced level technical support for improvement programs, traffic analysis and modeling, and traffic management across the department as well as throughout the state of Wisconsin. This position represents BTO’s Traffic Section on a broad range of committees tasked with facilitating programs relating to DOT’s improvement program and traffic engineering program. This position is responsible for initiating, planning and implementing traffic analysis tools and requirements associated with traffic modeling and traffic engineering.

Traffic Operations Engineer

This position is responsible for providing advanced level technical support for intersection/interchange operations, the speed management program, and freight operations. This position will also provide comments and guidance to the regions throughout the intersection control evaluation (ICE) process. This position initiates, plans, and implements special traffic studies in areas related to this position. The State Traffic Operations Engineer will act as a bureau liaison for major/mega projects. This position represents BTO’s Traffic Section on a broad range of committees concerned with programs relating to intersection operations, safety, speed management, and freight.

How To Apply: To apply for this recruitment, go to

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