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Transportation Engineer, Entry Level

  • Tempe, Arizona
  • Position ID: 3026
  • Minimum Experience: Entry Level
  • Education: BSCE
  • Registration: (Not Specified)
  • Required Skills: AutoCAD ; Microsoft Office
  • Sponsorship: Immigration related employment benefits, e.g. visa sponsorship, are not available for this position.
  • Vaccination Status: Burgess & Niple is collecting vaccination data where legally permitted, all offers of employment are contingent on the candidate showing proof of full COVID-19 vaccination. Reasonable accommodations will be provided to individuals unable to be vaccinated where required by law.


Ready to make an impact on your career, client projects and the community? We're looking for an entry-level Transportation Engineer to join our fast-paced team in Phoenix, AZ working on exciting roadway and traffic engineering projects. This position provides excellent opportunities for growth and development.

What an entry level Transportation Engineer job is all about:

  • You jump at the opportunity to work with senior engineers and be expected to proactively learn new methods and techniques
  • You will participate in roadway and traffic studies, preliminary engineering/scoping, and final design projects
  • You will perform a range of assignments, including roadway and traffic engineering calculations, analysis, and design; preparation of construction plans, specifications, and cost estimates; transportation studies; and report writing
  • Interact with clients and the public
  • Change is not a scary word to you; You thrive in an organization that constantly adapts and evolves with client needs

What you need to make an impact:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program; Spring 2022 graduates are also encouraged to apply
  • EIT/EI designation desirable but not required, must be able to obtain EI/EIT within 6 months of application
  • 0-2 years experience; prior work experience, such as an engineering internship, is desirable
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office; Microstation or AutoCAD software is preferred
  • Good communication skills and ability to work in a collaborative environment with clients in either the public or private sector
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, tech savvy that includes the capability to learn virtual collaboration tools

What we offer:

Burgess & Niple offers an excellent benefits package that includes your choice of medical plan, dental/vision coverage, immediate accrued paid time off, 401(k) with match and no vesting schedule, flexible spending or health savings account options, basic life insurance/short term & long term disability coverage at no cost to the employee, option to purchase supplemental life insurance, bonus program, flexible hours, hybrid work schedule options, tuition assistance, casual dress, opportunities for professional development and much more.

Why join us?

At Burgess & Niple, our employees are driven by a passion for advancing the built environment with exceptional concern for quality of life, safety and sustainability. We deliver creative solutions that exceed our clients’ goals and foster an environment that creates unlimited opportunities for employees.

Guided by our core values, we are a privately held firm with offices in twelve states and the District of Columbia and projects around the world. Through our Virtual Desktop Interface (VDI) and tech-savvy employees, we seamlessly collaborate regardless of location. Apply today and discover the limitless possibilities for your career at B&N.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click here to view our Equal Employment Opportunity & Affirmative Action Policy Statement.