Columbus, Ohio


Michael Baker International is aleading provider of architectural, engineering and consulting services, including design, planning,environmental, construction and program management. The company providesits comprehensive range of services and solutions to support U.S. federal,state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range ofcommercial clients. Michael Baker’s more than 3,000 employees across nearly 100locations are committed to a culture of innovation, collaboration andtechnological advancement to help solve challenges for clients and communitiesthroughout the country. To learn more, visit


Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integratedteam of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design,permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, MichaelBaker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects ofoperating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.


As a part of our Transportation Engineering Team, the Traffic Leadis responsible for pursuing and winning work for design efforts and analysisfor ODOT projects including roadway corridor studies, road safety audits andhighway/bridge rehabilitations. The projects will include traffic modeling,transportation management plans, traffic signals, traffic control devices,pavement markings and temporary traffic control plans.

You will have the opportunity to grow and build a traffic department within the Columbusoffice while supporting, and guiding experienced engineers for projects withinthe part of the Great Lakes (IN, KY, MI, and OH) region. The best part being aTraffic Engineer at Michael Baker is that no two days will be the same. You willface different challenges every day, some of which will be extraordinarilycomplex. Most days will be spent in the office leading the preparation ofengineering designs including:

•Traffic signals, timing plans, traffic control devices, pavementmarkings and temporary traffic control plans.

•Lighting, fiber-optic, wireless, and Ethernet communications, andsecurity systems.

•Other days you will help prepare technical proposals or meet withclient representatives on projects.

•Some days, you will make field visits to project sites to review,investigate and document existing infrastructure conditions or program, operateand manage traffic and ITS devices.


•Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Electrical or Systems Engineering and12 or more years of progressive traffic and potential ITS design experience.Master’s degree preferred.

•P.E. license in OH or ability to obtain within six months. APTOE, PTP and/or PMP certification is highly desirable.

•Ability to pursue and win work in Columbus and throughout the CentralOhio region while continuing to build internal relationships.

•Strong English language skills, written and verbal, are essentialto long term success in this role.

•Quickly get up to speed on our policy, procedures and relevantsoftware while acquiring an understanding of the company’s service offeringsand the client’s standards and procedures relevant to your projects.

•Microsoft Office Suite, knowledgeable with Microstation and other traffic engineeringsoftware programs.



Michael Baker International is proud to be an AffirmativeAction/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equalemployment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. MichaelBaker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employmentsubstance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualifiedapplicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they arequalified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard torace, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information,disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael BakerInternational are protected under Federal law from discrimination.

Columbus, Ohio

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting has been partnering with communities since 1940 to solve their most complex infrastructure challenges with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.

Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, security management, systems integration and intelligence solutions. Our clients include federal, state, and municipal governments; foreign allied governments; and a wide range of private development and other commercial partners.


When Michael Baker Jr. first established his engineering firm in 1940, he envisioned a company that would serve as a property surveyor or designer of roads, bridges, buildings and sewage systems, and also as a trusted, long-term partner with local communities and distant nations. His employees strove to transform communities, companies, states and even nations, adopting dual roles as both caring neighbors and innovative nation builders. Baker instilled in his employees the drive to deliver improved quality of life and the desire to make a difference.


Baker built a lasting legacy that today forms the foundation on which we continue to serve and grow. Today, we continue to leverage our collective expertise and experience to make the communities we serve better. We strive to make them safer, more accessible, more environmentally sustainable and more livable. We facilitate their transformation supported by differentiating innovation, technologies and dedicated employees. We are change agents, leading our partners around the world into the future.


Our greatest differentiator, though, is our employees who demonstrate a world-class ability to solve complex problems. That’s why we engage our people, educate and train them, develop their careers, and invest in their futures. We give them opportunities around the world to exercise and expand their skills and expertise. We reward innovation and collaboration that lead to the best solutions for our clients. As a company, We Make a Difference.


To most effectively serve our clients, Michael Baker International is organized into three distinct business units: Engineering & Consulting; Sallyport Global Holdings; and SC3, which are described below.




The Engineering, Planning and Consulting business unit encompasses the complete life-cycle of planning, environmental assessment, engineering design, construction management, and facilities maintenance for projects in more than 38 countries on five continents. We provide a full continuum of solutions for a broad range of markets, including highways, bridges, airports, rail and mass transit systems, domestic and overseas government and commercial facilities, water and wastewater infrastructure, energy infrastructure and urban planning and development.


Professional Services – As part of Engineering, Planning and Consulting, this business unit provides high-value, differentiated engineering and professional services around the globe, including specialized construction services, cost management support and engineering support.

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