Multimodal Traffic Modeler

Multimodal Traffic Modeler

Bolton & Menk, Inc. | Des Moines, IA, 50381, US
Salary Range:$53,000 – $69,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Multimodal Traffic Modeler



Bolton & Menk has an exciting opportunity for a Multimodal Traffic Modeler to join a well-established and growing team! As a Top200 Workplace in Minnesota, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a great team of professionals. Bolton & Menk is regional, consulting engineer firm with over 70 years of experience serving the Upper Midwest and beyond. If you are a motivated problem solver who enjoys collaborating in a fast-paced atmosphere, this would be a great opportunity for you!

As a Multimodal Traffic Modeler, you will be responsible for overseeing the preparation and documentation of traffic analysis for projects including but not limited to corridor studies, system studies, intersection control evaluation reports, school circulation studies, and interchange justification reports.

What You Will Be Doing:

+ Assist in preparing traffic analysis by primarily using VISSIM but also with other software including but not limited to Synchro/SimTraffic and Sidra on complex transportation projects in many different settings (freeways, signalized expressways, suburban arterials, and urban core roadways).

+ Documents analysis results in project traffic reports, intersection control evaluation reports, and interchange justification reports.

+ Lead team to ensure completion of traffic analysis tasks and/or projects focused on traffic analysis.

+ Actively participate in both internal team and client meetings

+ Assists with mentoring and developing professional and technical staff

+ Travel to facilities and other projected related locations as necessary.

+ Maintains confidentiality of company and client related information.

+ Other duties as assigned.

What We Are Looking For:

+ Degree in Civil Engineering, Planning, or a related discipline

+ Minimum (3) three years of experience in traffic engineering using VISSIM, Synchro/SimTraffic, Sidra, etc.

+ Must be proficient using MS Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

+ Proven technical writing ability

+ Must possess a valid driver's license and your own transportation. You will be reimbursed for business-related travel.

+ Ability to actively listen to others to gain an understanding of project context and goals; ability to read, speak and write English clearly is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Licensed Professional Engineer

+ Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certified

+ Experience leading traffic analysis tasks

+ Experience using VISSIM to model a diverse array of facilities and project types (freeways, arterials, roundabouts, parking lots, etc.)


For over 70 years Bolton & Menk, Inc. has served public and private clients with comprehensive planning, design and construction engineering and surveying services. The employees at Bolton & Menk are seeking hard working and ambitious co-workers to join us to deliver tomorrow's leading infrastructure projects. Bolton & Menk is employee-owned, is ranked among ENR's Top 500 Design Firms and is a Star Tribune Top200 Workplace in Minnesota. With over 700 employees in Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, North Carolina, and South Carolina, there are always new challenges and career development opportunities available. Learn more about our history here:


At Bolton & Menk, we value our people and provide an exceptional Total Compensation and Benefits Package to protect our most valuable asset. We are committed to the well-being of our employees and their families. Perks of being a Bolton & Menk employee include peace of mind with our benefits package and competitive compensation plan, flexible schedules, and career development opportunities. Learn more here:

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bolton & Menk does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third-party agencies in response to Bolton & Menk job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Bolton & Menk Talent Acquisition team.

Bolton & Menk, Inc., is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

LocationDes Moines

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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