Mid-Level Traffic Engineer / Transportation Planner - Wells + Associates

Mid-Level Traffic Engineer / Transportation Planner

Wells + Associates, a leading transportation engineering and planning firm, is immediately seeking candidates for mid-level professionals who are passionate about traffic engineering and transportation planning.  This could be the ideal job for you if:

  • You are looking for an opportunity to grow in your career,
  • You have a desire to use your skills to improve communities, and
  • You enjoy a culture that values you for your strengths as an individual while fostering a collaborative, empowering atmosphere.


  • Perform advanced, specialized engineering/planning work requiring independent judgment,
  • Prepare technical reports,
  • Manage projects,
  • Coordinate the work of associate engineers/planners and technicians,
  • Assist with training and mentoring of junior staff, and
  • Present information and/or findings to public agencies, review boards, governing bodies, and community groups,
  • Participate in W+A internal committees to assist the company in achieving its overall goals, and
  • Other duties as directed by Principal and Senior Associates.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering or Transportation Planning,
  • P.E. or AICP,
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in traffic engineering and/or transportation planning,
  • Proficiency with traffic analysis software, (HCS, Synchro, VISSIM preferred),
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite,
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including public speaking and presentation experience,
  • Drivers’ license and personal transportation, and
  • Authorization to work in the U.S.

Benefits + Compensation

Wells + Associates offers a competitive compensation package including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance,
  • 401(k) with employer match,
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan,
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and holidays,
  • Flexible schedule, optional teleworking,
  • Great company culture (one of “Virginia’s Best Places to Work” by Virginia Business), mentorship, on- and off-the-job training opportunities, and
  • Great corporate and social events.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

About Wells + Associates

Over the last 30 years, we have become trusted transportation consultants on over 8,000 projects in nearly 40 states. When you team with W+A, you will discover what many public and private organizations across the country and around the world already know: Our team members are among the most accomplished, most creative implementers in the industry.

Wells + Associates actively embraces diversity in the work force, hiring regardless of age, ethnicity, gender, physical abilities, race, sexual orientation, or religious beliefs.

Please submit resume and cover letter to:

Wells + Associates
Attn: Jessica Lake
1420 Spring Hill Road
Suite 610
Tysons, VA 22102
Email: hiring@wellsandassociates.com