Alta Planning + Design is seeking an Engineer, Level I for its growing Durham, NC office. The Engineer I contributes to the production of high-quality reports and analyses, and produces high-quality, accurate and complete design drawings, cost estimates and other project deliverables. This position also assists Project Managers in the development of project deliverables and objectives such as aligning trails and roadways and other design elements to meet appropriate ADA requirements. The Engineer I will play a key role in several exciting projects in the region and also contribute to Alta's success across the US.
Alta Planning + Design offers competitive salaries, great benefits including wellness and bike benefits, 21 days of paid time off to start, 10 paid holidays 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.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and three (3) or more years of experience as a Civil or Transportation Engineer in a consulting environment or public entity. In addition, the Engineer I will possess a working knowledge and interest in the field of active, non-motorized transportation as well as working knowledge of engineering principles and techniques. A general understanding of MS Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Synchro/SimTraffic or similar programs is required although proficiency in these programs is preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive and generous benefits offered.
Alta is a unique organization that integrates urban planning, landscape architecture, environmental engineering, and sustainable design on projects that help agencies, companies, and organizations improve mobility, protect the environment, encourage physical activity, and enhance the quality of life. We create active communities where bicycling and walking are safe, healthy, fun, and normal daily activities.