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Transportation Engineer Job Requirements & Responsibilities

Position Requirements:

  1. Licensure as a Professional Engineer in the State of Iowa
  2. A B.S. in Civil Engineering
  3. Experience working with the Iowa Department of Transportation
  4. Proficiency with Open Roads is a plus

This is an excellent opportunity to develop an IaDOT-focused team. Responsibilities of this position include roadway design, ADA ramp design, signalized and roundabout intersection design, geometric studies, intersection design studies, traffic studies, traffic management analyses, cost estimating, and traffic staging plans. In addition to Department of Transportation projects, this engineer will provide designs for municipalities and county highway departments. The candidates must be familiar with the development of roadway design in accordance with IaDOT requirements.

Sign-on bonus available for the successful candidate. Additional training provided.

The Perks

At Klingner, we offer excellent benefits, career growth opportunities, and a competitive salary depending on experience.

  • Mentor / Mentee opportunities
  • Professional development assistance
  • Health Insurance (three coverage options available)
  • VPTO, sick leave, and 7.5 paid holidays
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with employer match
  • Health savings and Flexible Spending
  • Yearly Wellness reimbursement
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
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What Sets Klingner Apart

Your experience is valued. Unique to the Architecture, Engineering, Surveying, and Geotech industry, Klingner & Associates, P.C. has an average employee retention rate of 9.5 years. As a nearly 120-year-old firm, this makes us proud. Each staff member provides a wealth of understanding and experience that helps drive our reputation for high quality deliverables. 

Client support is important to everyone in the firm. For over 10 years, Klingner has maintained an 85% client retention rate. We are also focused on staying ahead of the curve when it comes to technology, culture, and project delivery. 

With an engaged leadership, Klingner acts on employee feedback and recommendations for continued evolution. At Klingner, we value quality, respect, professional advancement, and enjoying the work environment. 

Apply today to become a part of a growing organization, deeply rooted in the communities we serve.

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Ready to Apply?

Applying is easy – Simply complete the Initial Interest Form below.


We are an EOE; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.

Upload your completed resume, then fill in and submit this Initial Interest Form.

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