Mount Helena

Traffic/Transportation Engineer

Robert Peccia & Associates, Inc.
Job Description
Robert Peccia and Associates (RPA), a 100% employee-owned firm, is seeking a highly motivated, collaborative, forward-thinking Traffic/Transportation Engineer to join our Traffic and Transportation Group in our Helena, Montana office. This individual will work closely with our traffic engineering and transportation planning staff to help with the preparation of traffic engineering studies, transportation designs, corridor plans, long-range transportation plans, and safety studies. They will be responsible for identifying and evaluating improvement alternatives, performing traffic operations analyses, building traffic simulation models, and developing 3D concept renderings. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in transportation and the interpersonal skills to interface with clients and the public.

We will consider applicants with varied experience levels and qualifications and are willing to train the right candidate.

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Superior attention to detail and technical proficiency
  • Ability and desire to learn new software
  • Self-motivated and willing to work as part of a team to solve problems
  • Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing
  • Experience with ArcGIS, MicroStation, SketchUp, Synchro, and Vissim desirable

Additional Qualifications:

Traffic Engineering Specialist:
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, urban planning, or related field
  • 0-4 years of experience in the transportation/traffic industry
Traffic Engineer:
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field
  • 4-8 years of experience in traffic engineering, transportation planning, or roadway design
  • Professional Engineer licensure; PTOE Certification desirable
Transportation Engineer:
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related field
  • 4-8 years of experience in transportation engineering, roadway design, or traffic engineering
  • Professional Engineer licensure

Company Benefits:

RPA is a very well-respected small business based in Montana. We are proud of our exceptional client service and commitment to our staff. Some of our core values are listening, respect, integrity, quality, and teamwork. RPA offers a flexible, friendly work environment that encourages collaboration and creativity. We provide benefits that include:
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment
  • Ability to gain experience quickly on a variety of projects and project types
  • Relaxed, congenial office environment
  • Paid sick leave, annual leave, and comp time for hours exceeding 40 per week
  • Paid health insurance, HSA, and flexible medical spending options
  • Bonus and incentive programs for all employees
  • Emphasis on continuing education and advanced degrees / registrations
  • Generous Employer contributions to Profit Sharing and Employee Stock Ownership retirement plans with no employee cost
Resumes and applications will be considered through the close of business on March 9, 2020. For an application and to learn more about RPA, please visit our company website at:

RPA is an equal employment opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to a diverse workforce.

Please submit your application and resume to Human Resources, Robert Peccia & Associates, P.O. Box 5653, Helena, MT 59604 or email to:
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