Designer I
Atlanta, GA 
Posted 27 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

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Traffic Designer - Atlanta, GA

Benesch is hiring a Traffic Designer to join our growing Atlanta, GA office as a Traffic Designer on our Team you will have the opportunity to work on various types of projects. Responsibilities will include design and analysis of roadways/intersections, signal design, development of TIA/TIS, signing and pavement marking plans, field work related to rail road crossings, rail road crossing inventory, and overall traffic analysis. This role will also assist with the development of Work Zone Traffic Control Plans and ITS/Communication plans.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • Conduct a range of basic analysis of traffic design including rail road preemption
  • Support technical analyses in geometric and signal design, signal timing plans, quality/level of service analysis, site impact analysis, transportation engineering, etc.
  • Conduct field data collection and summaries of observations
  • Compile and analyze engineering data and prepare written summaries of analyses and conclusions
  • Prepare written reports, memoranda, briefs, summaries, training packages, and presentation materials
  • Designing and drafting signal and traffic control plans and details
  • Developing task deliverables in a complete and reviewable manner
  • Performing safety analysis
  • Working independently under the guidance of a Project Engineer and/or Project Manager
  • Perform field data collection at railroad crossings and other locations
What We Are Looking For:
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline required
  • Knowledge of basic roadway and traffic engineering principals
  • 2 to 3 years of traffic design and/or analysis experience
  • EIT Certification
  • Proficient in MS Office and MicroStation
  • Experience with SYNCRO and HCS
  • Experience developing submissions per technical guidelines. Experience with GDOT standards and requirements is beneficial
  • Ability to work and collaborate in a team environment on challenging projects
  • Excellent communication skills


Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2 to 3 years
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