Senior Engineer (Durham, NC)

Alta Planning + Design is growing and looking to add an engineering professional in the field of transportation engineering for our Durham, North Carolina office. This is a unique opportunity for an engineering professional to take a key role working on high-profile active transportation projects in this office and Southeast region.

As a Senior Engineer you’ll contribute to the production of high-quality, accurate and complete design documents, reports and analyses. You’ll solidify Alta’s reputation as a trusted advisor and expert, and be an integral part of the growth of Alta’s engineering team.

We’re seeking a professional who has knowledge of, and interest in, the field of active transportation, has a solid understanding of the engineering process, particular as it relates to transportation, and is looking for the next challenge in their career. As a Senior Engineer at Alta, you have at least a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering; you’ve worked for at least five (5) years as a transportation engineer in a consulting environment or public entity, have working knowledge of NACTO, MUTCD, ADA and various DOT design requirements, and are proficient in MS Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Synchro/SimTraffic or similar.

Alta Planning + Design offers competitive salaries, great benefits including 10 paid holidays, generous PTO with no waiting period before accruing, wellness and bike benefits and a five year travel award, flexible work schedules, work-life balance, advancement opportunities and welcoming – and fun – work environments for our employees. Alta employees “walk the talk” and are passionate about creating livable and healthy communities.

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