Project Engineer (Transportation)

at Horner & Shifrin, Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Horner & Shifrin is seeking a full-time Project Engineer to work in our Transportation business unit. The position requires 5+ years of experience.


  • Assigned specific, high-responsibility-level tasks on project teams
  • Resolve engineering problems and tasks as they are assigned, with help as needed from more experienced staff
  • Develop engineering plans, specifications, and estimates (PS&E)
  • Perform transportation engineering analyses and calculations
  • Work as part of a team to complete general transportation engineering services for municipal, county, and state agencies
  • Assist in the preparation of reports and feasibility studies



  • Licensed Professional Engineer (preferred)
  • PTOE or ability to acquire certification (preferred)
  • IDOT or MoDOT signal design experience (preferred)
  • Traffic Modeling experience (plus)
  • Drainage Design experience (plus)
  • Ability to lead, manage and schedule staff to meet project needs
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Proficient in the use of MicroStation and PowerGeopak/OpenRoads Designer or AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must complete a background check


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

Salary will be commensurate with experience

Why come work for us? Horner & Shifrin has been recognized by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch as a Top Workplace from 2017-2023. We are 100% employee-owned and offer a wide variety of benefits such as flexible schedules, casual dress, company-sponsored activities, domestic partner benefits, paid parental leave, and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. To learn more about us, please check out our website at

Applicants interested in applying to Horner & Shifrin, Inc. are required to complete our online application, which can be found by visiting Visits and phone calls will not be accepted. Contact our Human Resources Department at employment@hornershifrincom for any recruiting inquiries.

Horner & Shifrin is a Federal Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran.

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact Human Resources at 314-531-4321 for assistance

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Job Posting: 10577224

Posted On: Jan 26, 2023

Updated On: Aug 31, 2023

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