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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

Director, Bureau of Traffic Operations

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is seeking a strong leader to direct its Bureau of Traffic Operations (BTO). In providing leadership and management support for the statewide traffic engineering and traffic operations program, the Director of the Bureau of Traffic Operations will play a critical role in working toward ensuring the public safety of the citizens of Wisconsin. This position can be located at the State Traffic Operations Center in Milwaukee or at the Hill Farms State Transportation Office in Madison.

As Director of the Bureau of Traffic Operations, this position is responsible for providing executive level support and for managing and administering the Division of Transportation System Development’s (DTSD) highway traffic programs. Participating on the division management team, this position is a regular participant and representative in departmental management activities and acts as a conduit between the bureau and the division and department. This responsibility also includes the management and supervision of bureau staff that are located in Madison and in Milwaukee.

For more information, and to apply online, visit

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.

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