Traffic Engineer/ Technologist

Job Locations CA-ON-Ottawa | CA-ON-Oakville | CA-ON-Toronto | CA-ON-North York | CA-ON-Guelph | CA-ON-Hamilton | CA-ON-Kitchener | CA-ON-Vaughan
Job ID
# of Openings
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Business Group
Planning & Design


Are you someone with strong leadership and technical capabilities?  Do you enjoy building relationships and working collaboratively in a team environment with both internal and external stakeholders?  Are you a thought leader, a trusted advisor and a problem solver?  If you enjoy entrepreneurship and innovation, this opportunity is for you!  As someone with excellent communication skills and business savvy, you will thrive in our fast-paced and agile environment.


Your opportunity 


Dillon’s Planning & Design group is looking for a Traffic Engineer / Technologist to join our multidisciplinary team of professionals.  You will have the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects while providing clients with a fully integrated and superior customer experience. 


At Dillon, we operate as one team. This position is available at any of our following offices: Ottawa, Toronto, Oakville, Hamilton, Kitchener, Guelph and Vaughan.

We offer a variety of hybrid and flexible work options to help balance the competing demands of work and personal life.


What your day will look like


Technical Activities & Administration

  • Lead a variety of transportation/traffic planning and design projects involving traffic analysis, parking reviews, road safety audits, signage and pavement marking reviews, neighbourhood traffic management, and transportation demand management
  • Support Dillon’s leading technical staff in project delivery for a variety of public and private sector clients
  • Provide technical expertise on a variety of projects as part of multidisciplinary teams (including planners, project engineers, environmental scientists, technologists)
  • Contribute to proposals and support other marketing and administrative efforts

Learning & Development

  • Commit to self-development and ongoing learning and professional development
  • Contribute to the career development of supporting staff, including technical direction, coaching, and mentoring
  • Contribute to Dillon’s corporate profile through active participation in professional associations and committees


  • A degree in civil engineering or urban planning, or a diploma in civil engineering technology, with a transportation focus
  • At least 5 years’ professional experience
  • Qualified to practise in Ontario as a Professional Engineer, Registered Professional Planner or Certified Engineering Technologist, or eligible to be qualified within six months


The appropriate candidate should be able to demonstrate a strong interest and knowledge in some, or all, of the following areas:

  • Transportation impact studies
  • Parking studies
  • Road safety studies
  • Traffic calming studies
  • Warrant analysis for traffic control devices
  • Working knowledge of intersection performance software:  Synchro, SIDRA
  • Active transportation and transportation demand management (TDM) programs
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD.
  • Well-developed report writing, organization and interpersonal skills.

Why choose Dillon

Dillon is powered by people who are technically proficient, passionate about socially important projects, and motivated to deliver superior, tangible results. We strive to remain at the forefront of technology and innovation, and are empowered to continually grow and develop.

We live our core values:

  • Reliability: words that result in actions build trust;
  • Achievement: do the work to hit the target;
  • Continuous development: always learning; always adapting; always growing;
  • Creativity: discover new possibilities;
  • Courage: do the things that matter, especially when it’s hard;
  • Inclusiveness: enabling belonging to draw strength from our differences

In addition, we offer:

  • Employee share purchase plan
    • Dillon is 100% employee owned and share ownership is open to all full-time regular employees
  • A competitive compensation package
    • Comprehensive health benefits
    • Generous retirement savings plan
    • Student loan repayment assistance with matching employer contributions
  • Flexible work hours 
    • Dillon values its staff and the contributions that are made each day and understands that work arrangements can differ based on personal needs and business needs.  We are taking a trust-based approach to offer a variety of flexible work options to help balance the competing demands of work and personal life.
  • Learning and Development opportunities
    • As a knowledge-based business, the organic growth of our knowledge and skills occur through our work performance and roles. The creation and sharing of knowledge allows us to take local knowledge to scale, capture lessons learned through experience, and continuously improve service delivery. The development of self and others is an evident and measured core behaviour within our organization
    • We use a composite approach to development including coaching to build the how, mentoring to share lessons, advising to round out perspectives, and co-creation of knowledge through internal learning opportunities
  • Focus on Innovation
    • The ability to anticipate, examine, and adopt new and innovative solutions is a crucial driver for the continual and progressive advancement of our business performance. In our culture, people are empowered to reflect and question current practices and seek forward looking solutions to today’s problems and tomorrow’s opportunities
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
    • A variety of EFAP tools and online resources to support well-being are available to all employees
  • Wellness Subsidy
    • Our employees can take advantage of wellness subsidy that can be put towards expenses for a variety of health and/or wellness related activities such as gym membership, purchase of home fitness equipment, yoga classes  and dance classes

About Dillon

Dillon is a proudly Canadian, employee-owned, professional consulting firm specializing in planning, engineering, environmental science and management. We partner with clients to provide committed, collaborative, and inventive solutions to complex, multi-faceted projects. With over 20 offices and more than 1000 employees across Canada, Dillon offers a wide range of services related to building and improving facilities and infrastructure, protecting the environment, and developing communities.


Now operating for over 75 years, we continue to strive for excellence in everything we do. Dillon has been listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the past 18 years and has the distinction of having achieved Platinum Club member status in this program.


Employment Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Dillon

Dillon is committed to the principles of employment equity, inclusiveness, and diversity within our organization. We strive to achieve a workplace where opportunities are based on skills and abilities and that respects and values differences. 

Inclusion is more than a word to us, it is the way we choose to run our business. Please connect with us if you require accommodation in the interview process. We would love to hear from you!





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