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Stantec Senior Traffic/ Transport Engineer in MELBOURNE, Australia

Senior Traffic/ Transport Engineer - ( 240001QA )


Our Melbourne Transport Planning and Advisory team is currently seeking a driven Senior Transport Engineer to join our thriving team. This role is responsible for the planning and design of transport projects that focus on transportation systems and movement networks such as our local streets, urban development, major roads, road safety and all the modes of transport that may operate within. Working as part of our design team, you will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of experienced engineers and drafters to deliver variety of projects.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Perform broad, varied and diverse engineering design tasks including engineering drawings, engineering reports, presentations, and required applications to regulatory and/or funding agencies.

  • Contribute to technical assessment in respect of traffic engineering, car parking, transport design, road safety, traffic management, active transport and public transport.

  • Prepare engineering and planning documents by developing traffic models, transport assessments, reports, plans and schedules.

  • Undertake independent studies, analyses and interpretations to form conclusions in line with project requirements.

  • Engage in the development of design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats, and prepare and revise documentation in various engineering phases including site plans, utility plan/profiles, grading plans, cross sections, diagrams, submittal reviews and response to information requests as required.

To be successful for this role you'll need:

  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline (ideally with a Traffic/Transport major)

  • 5 - 10 years’ experience working within a traffic engineering capacity and familiarity with appropriate software such as SIDRA.

  • Experience of working in a consulting environment or for local/ state government in a similar role.

  • A good working knowledge of best practice standards, guidelines, current trends and legislation in order to deliver innovative and practical traffic and transport solutions.

  • Excellent communication skills to strongly, confidently and succinctly present traffic and transport issues and results of analysis to a wide audience.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 30,000 employees working in over 450 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.


Stantec is serious about healthy work-life balance, diversity, inclusion & equity, indigenous relations, innovation, community engagement, corporate sustainability, and social wellbeing. We have employee groups for women, LGBTQI , neurodiversity, and more! Our employees play sport, fundraise, volunteer, learn, and have fun together.

How to apply

If this position is of interest, submit your application online.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.



Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Organization : BC-3003 Transpt-AU Australia

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Apr 18, 2024, 3:51:32 PM

Req ID: 240001QA

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans