Transportation Engineer

About AEW

AEW is a leading design firm that has been engineering strong communities since 1968 providing civil engineering, architecture, surveying, GIS and other consulting solutions. Working with municipalities and private clients, AEW is focused on developing and growing long-term relationships with our partners, employees, and clients while maintaining our foundation of integrity and respect for the communities in which we live and work.

We are looking for a Transportation Engineer to join our team!

Job Description:

As a member of our transportation engineering group, you will be working closely with Project Managers and clients regarding project work; including performing roadway design, writing specifications, and preparing cost estimates, for a variety of road and bridge projects. The Transportation Engineer will also maintain relationships with existing clients, as well as solicit new business, and assist in writing proposals.


Primary responsibilities for this role would include;

  • Verifying accuracy of technical work
  • Monitoring job progress and budgets
  • Reviewing and preparing deliverables
  • Preparation of construction plans and specifications



  • BS in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Understanding of transportation engineering concepts
  • AutoCAD or Microstation experience
  • Possess a PE License in Michigan or progressing towards licensure


  • 10+ years of related work experience
  • Civil 3D or Open Roads Designer experience

Core Values

In addition to the education and experience requirements and preferences, it is imperative all employees share the company’s core values:

  • Compassionate
  • Dedicated
  • Ethical
  • Genuine
  • Respectful
  • Service-Oriented

Culture, Benefits & Perks

We truly believe we have the best people at AEW, which allows us to have a fantastic culture! Like our team, the ideal candidate for this position will need to appreciate, respect, and embrace our core values of being Compassionate, Dedicated, Ethical, Genuine, Respectful, and Service Oriented.

AEW has the best benefits package around, including fully paid BCBS health, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependents! We also offer short-term and long-term disability and life insurance at no cost to our employees. Our 401(k) matching increased in 2023 and profit sharing has been happening for almost 40 years! Other features of our benefits package include professional development support, community service time off, HSA/FSA, parental leave, and generous paid holidays and PTO.

We host several employee appreciation and recognition events and offer opportunities to join various steering committees so you can really make a difference at AEW. Our Employee Activities Committee (EAC) plans monthly social events including Axe Throwing, Chili Cook-Offs, Golf Outings, Cornhole Tournaments, Food Trucks and so much more! Other perks include fresh bagels weekly, wellness events, AEW custom apparel, and the most welcoming, supportive group of co-workers you will ever find! Check out our social media pages to see what it’s really like to be part of our AEWsome team!