Engineer, Level I (Durham, NC)

Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineer, Level I for its Durham, NC office. The Engineer I contributes to the production of high-quality reports and analyses, and produces high-quality, accurate and complete design drawings, cost estimates and other project deliverables. This position also assists Project Managers in the development of project deliverables and objectives such as aligning trails and roadways and other design elements to meet appropriate ADA requirements.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and three (3) or more years of experience as a Civil or Transportation Engineer in a consulting environment or public entity. In addition, the Engineer I will possess a working knowledge and interest in the field of active, non-motorized transportation as well as working knowledge of engineering principles and techniques. A general understanding of MS Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Synchro/SimTraffic or similar programs is required although proficiency in these programs is preferred.

Alta offers competitive salaries, great benefits, generous Paid Time Off accrual that starts immediately, flexible work schedules, and welcoming – and fun – work environments for our employees. Alta employees “walk the talk” and are passionate about creating livable and healthy communities. Our projects include cycletrack concept and design, bicycle and pedestrian master plans, corridor designs, transit projects, research, analysis, demand projections and safety planning.

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