Transportation Technician

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA 15108
United States


Job Description

As a Transportation Technician for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you will participate in and contribute to the design, permitting, and implementation of transportation engineering projects and services in our team-oriented environment. Under the direction and supervision of experienced engineers and project managers, you will participate in the following aspects of the engineering design process for various state, county, municipal, and private transportation clients:
  • Prepare drawing packages for highway occupancy permits, traffic signals, and roadway design projects using AutoCAD and/or MicroStation software;
  • Perform occasional field work (e.g., sight distance measurements/evaluation of site access locations, installation of traffic recording equipment, and traffic counts). This position is approximately 80% in-office and 20% in the field;
  • Assist in the development of specifications and cost estimates;
  • Assist in the evaluation of roadway conditions for haul routes and bonding; and
  • Assist in the preparation of various transportation permit applications.


Here's What You'll Need:
  • Technical or Associate's Degree or higher in Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD) or related field;
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or MicroStation software;
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D or Open Road Designer software is a plus;
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products;
  • Ability to work as a team player, take direction, and interact well with others;
  • Strong organizational skills; and
  • Positive attitude and work ethic, and willingness to learn!

About Us

Benefits of Employment at CEC

We have fun! Many of our team develop deep friendships and hang out after work. Our offices each have their own unique cultures. Each office has social committees which focus on increasing and improving interaction amongst our employees. We have a variety of Employee Resource Groups, such as CEC Fit - focused on health and wellness; CEC Community - focused on giving back to the communities in which we work; CEC Ignite - focused on helping professionals early in their careers develop their pathway; CEC iDEA - focused on inclusion, diversity, equality, and acceptance; CECW focused on women in their careers, and more! We are focused on having a great day at work over just having a day at work.

We have experts! CEC is consistently ranked as an ENR Top 500 Design Firm. We are looking for people who enjoy using their education and experience to solve difficult technical problems and perform interesting projects. You can accomplish this while working with a team of professionals who are equally motivated to provide high levels of service to our clients and to teach you along the way. As part of a team of over 130 ecologists nation-wide, you will have a chance to learn from expert wetland scientists, bat, bird, and fisheries biologists, botanists, ecosystem restoration ecologists, NEPA practitioners, and more!

We care about our people! People and Culture are two of the five elements of our strategic plan. When you care about your people, they will want to grow a career with you - that is our goal. CEC offers you a small firm work environment with large firm opportunities. Not only will we help you develop professionally, but will also provide an opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in its success within your first full year of employment. We offer a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus, company stock, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability, tuition assistance, professional development, and work life balance. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, simply respond to the ad in a location that works for you.