Manager, Traffic & Transportation Planning

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Manager, Traffic & Transportation Planning  

Toronto, Ontario  

Reference No. CG-16483  


Meridia Recruitment Solutions has exclusively partnered with R.V. Associates Ltd (RVA). As an employee-owned company, RVA fosters a culture where our people can thrive – and by thrive, we mean a place where you can share your ingenuity, express your difference, and grow in your very own way. Whatever your area, no matter your grade, your unique skills and perspective will help drive change from operations to the C-suite, across a wide of range of projects and channels.  


RVA has an excellent career opportunity, in our Halton, Toronto or Niagara office, for an experienced Traffic and Manager of Transportation Planning. All RVA employees experience remote or hybrid work environments, summer 4 -day work weeks, exceptional benefits, growth opportunities and in senior positions the opportunity for ownership.    


  • Managing and being a technical resource on transportation projects across Ontario.  
  • Managing staff to provide innovative, integrated, pragmatic and consistent solutions to complex planning challenges.  
  • Function as a Project Director/Project Manager on Transportation Planning, preliminary design environmental assessments, traffic operations/safety and other projects.  
  • Maintaining an awareness of trends, developments, and advancements in the transportation planning field to retain technical competency.  
  • Negotiating innovative solutions to complex planning challenges to achieve the transportation planning and development objectives.  
  • Working closely with and supervising engineers, technologists, and planning staff to grow a diverse transportation planning practice.  
  • Mentoring and coaching project teams including technical and field staff.  
  • Other duties as assigned and appropriate for this position.  



  • Graduate of a University program in civil engineering, planning or related field.  
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Ontario or Registered Professional Planner with Ontario Professional Planning Institute.  
  • 15+ years of demonstrated experience preferred, minimum 10 years of experience in project management and senior engineering responsibilities in transportation planning, preliminary design, environmental assessment studies, and stakeholder consultation.  
  • Experience in a range of planning and preliminary design studies of multi-modal transportation infrastructure including highways, roadways, transit, and active transportation.  
  • Strong communication, presentation, proposal, and report writing skills are essential.  
  • Experienced in motivating, leading, and supervising a team of professional staff as part of the senior management team.  
  • Consulting industry experience and specific experience working with municipalities is a strong asset.  
  • Highly developed human relations, interpersonal, analytical and conflict resolution skills; and the ability to develop solid internal and external relationships.  
  • Good knowledge of MTO, TAC and various municipal design standards and guidelines.  
  • Sound knowledge of legislative and contractual obligations and related corporate policies.  


Diversity, Inclusion, and Accommodations:  
At RVA, we are committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. RVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you require any special accommodations, please advise Human Resources. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.  


To express interest in this opportunity please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” below.  


If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Cassandra George, Senior Consultant at 647-888-5199 or If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Cassandra know  


We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.  


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