Assistant Transportation Engineer

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/8/2024 4:11 PM)
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# of Openings
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US-NY-New York
Regular Full-Time


NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.


As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.

We are seeking Assistant Transportation Engineers who will work on New York City infrastructure design projects at our office in Lower Manhattan. NV5’s New York City Office operates on a four-day work week and we work on a wide variety of public and private infrastructure projects.


The Assistant Transportation Engineer will engage in research, investigation, and design tasks related to roadway and infrastructure design projects for New York City or State agencies. This may include:

  • Develop work orders and plans in AutoCAD for signs, signals, markings, and other traffic control devices
  • Conduct site visits and field observations
  • Prepare traffic analysis calculations and statistical analyses of traffic volume and crash data
  • Perform traffic, pedestrian, parking, safety, and transit analyses
  • Use innovative data analytics tools and traffic analysis software
  • Prepare high-quality graphics, data visualizations, and reports
  • Develop deliverables from initiation to client-ready products
  • Attend internal and external project meetings


  • Experience in task management and interacting with clients
  • Proficiency with technical writing
  • Experience in transportation safety engineering and/or planning, particularly HSM/HSIP related assignments.
  • Experience in multimodal (bicycle/pedestrian/freight) engineering and/or planning
  • Experience in Maintenance and Protection of Traffic
  • Proficiency in ArcGIS or other GIS software


• EIT Preferred




The pay range for this position in New York City is $65,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year; however, base pay offered may be higher or lower depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. Restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the salary transparency provisions of the NYCHRL. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site.

NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.

NV5 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. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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