Transportation Engineer - Bozeman, MT

$37.00 - $43.50 hourly
  • WGM Group
  • Jul 05, 2021
Full time Design Education Management Transportation

Job Description

Transportation Engineer

WGM Group is seeking a Transportation Engineer to join its growing transportation team in the vibrant Northern Rockies. WGM Group is a multi-disciplined civil engineering planning and design firm. This role will be responsible for coordinating innovative, community-oriented, and sustainable transportation projects. This position may be located in any of our three office locations either in Missoula, Kalispell, and Bozeman.

Role & Responsibilities:

As an integral player in the Transportation Department, this role requires project management and transportation planning and design skills. This person will be responsible for coordinating the full life cycle of a transportation project from concept through construction, including client proposals, contracts, budgets, and design. This position will play a key role in the design of transportation projects; utilize technical expertise by being hands-on during the design process; direct the team by providing technical direction and expertise; use project management skills for organizing, planning, and directing work activities and budgets; foster and build a client base through interpersonal relationships; contribute to business development opportunities including preparing proposals and leading client meetings; and construction management.

The Transportation Engineer will work with multi-discipline project teams to deliver transportation projects. This role will be responsible for staff allocation, budgets, and schedules.

The successful candidate will be experienced in creating of engineering products to meet customer quality requirements for a client project, uphold high standards of communication and customer service, and be familiar with working within the Montana Department of Transportation or other government agencies.

Required Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in transportation engineering projects
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Licensed PE
  • Demonstrated track record of success in advanced transportation analysis and design
  • Technical knowledge of engineering principles and practices
  • Experience with project management, working with clients, and budgeting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity/proficiency with MicroStation
  • Experience with Montana Department of Transportation projects
  • Entrepreneurial and community-minded
  • MS in Transportation Engineering

Compensation & Benefits Package:

WGM Group promotes a healthy work-life balance and offers hourly pay to all employees. All hours worked over 40/ week are eligible for overtime compensation.

WGM offers Full-Time Employees a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, flex spending accounts, retirement savings plan (401K) with matching contributions, generous PTO, holiday pay, and a bonus and profit-sharing incentive.

WGM Group supports the professional development for employees and helps offset professional licensing and offers Education Cost Assistance for training and continuing education programs.

About WGM Group:

For over 50 years, WGM Group has helped create healthy communities, improved the natural environment, and enhanced regional infrastructure by working with our trusted partners in both the government and private sectors. WGM Group is a great place to work thanks to the commitment to service demonstrated by the people we hire to work here and the spirit of teamwork that is so much a part of the work environment.

WGM Group is committed to the communities in which we do business. We contribute a portion of our profits to making our communities a better place to live. The company is founded on the principles of hard work and professional competence, while striving to create a fun and enjoyable workplace.

WGM Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. WGM Group complies with all state and federal non-discrimination laws including Title VII of the Civil Rights act of 1964 as amended and the new Americans with Disabilities Act. In compliance with the Immigration Reform Act of 1986, new employees must provide proof of identity and authorization to work in the U.S.