Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering, development, intelligence and technology solutions with global reach and mobility. The firm offers a comprehensive range of innovative services and solutions in support of federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private development and commercial clients. Michael Baker International’s focus is on the safety and security of people across the world through planning and engineering improvements to infrastructure and the environment, and through protection of our quality of life and freedom in support of national and international security. With more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 80 offices located across the U.S. and internationally, and is ranked as the 26th largest design firm in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR).
Michael Baker International’s Mission is to make a difference by providing innovative solutions to sustain the future and further the safety, security and quality of life for people across the globe by providing the highest level of expertise, unmatched quality and effective project teams for a diverse range of projects and clients.
Michael Baker International offers excellent benefit packages that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Additional Paid Time Off, Flex-Time, 401-K Retirement Plan, Tuition Reimbursement and Employee Credit Union. To learn more, please visit us on the web at www.mbakerintl.com . Michael Baker International is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran/e-Verify Employer
WHO WE ARE
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.
Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.
The Traffic Director will be responsible for helping expand Michael Baker International's transportation planning, traffic engineering and intelligent transportation systems opportunities, within the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania office. This energetic leader will be responsible for supporting project pursuits and delivery, business strategy, client development, staff development, and operational oversight. The successful candidate should also have experience with transportation planning, traffic studies/analysis, work zone traffic control, signing, pavement marking, traffic signal plans, intelligent transportation systems and other emerging transportation technologies. You will leverage your engineering knowledge and skills to lead/manage the preparation of engineering plans, reports, technical specifications, perform highway capacity analysis and prepare construction estimates and schedules. We are looking for a dedicated, business builder who wants to be empowered to develop this great opportunity.Serve as the traffic engineering manager and/or project manager for multiple projects; provide technical oversightProvide operational and technical oversight of the traffic engineering and transportation planning staffProduce strategies for growth and drive performance by pushing staff for results; lead change and innovationFurther develop business with existing clients and grow new client relationshipsMonitor and implement strategies to fulfill business performance objectivesMeet with clients to identify upcoming opportunities and confirm the performance on contractsLead internal capture planning and strategy sessions and review technical and cost proposalsSupport the preparation of technical proposals and conducting business development activitiesProactively facilitate workshare with other officesActively participate in industry leadership roles, be involved with community engagement, organize Michael Baker traffic participation at conferences and industry eventsCommunicate effectively with senior leadershipArticulate your vision and standards for professionalism, team work, quality, and technical excellenceMentor personnel with technical and management competencies; inspire and enable others to succeedProvide transparent, prompt, and constructive feedback to your personnel; be available and accessibleIdentify training opportunities for your staff consistent with their career objectives Interview and hire new staff to fulfill current project needs while planning the future of your businessEnsure QA/QC procedures are being implemented
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree in related field; advanced degree is preferred10-20 years of progressive transportation planning, traffic engineering design and operational experiencePennsylvania Professional Engineer license preferred or ability to obtain oneA PTOE certification is highly desirableProven supervisory skillsStrategic thinker able to envision a growing traffic groupStrong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to be diplomaticKnowledge of local, regional, and potentially national traffic initiativesStrong problem-solving skillsAbility to work in a dynamic environment and conduct multi-tasking efforts is essential
MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT
Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.