Serves as a specialist performing highly technical engineering work on a management team that oversees general planning, development and customer services. This is a supervisory position.
Performs duties and responsibilities commensurate with assigned functional area which may include, but are not limited to, any combination of the following tasks:
Coordinates major operational traffic issues and recommends innovative solutions. Acts as the project manager for a variety of projects.
Works to streamline processes; provides professional advice, maintains a collaborative relationship with division staff.
May direct in-depth traffic impact analysis performed by staff.
Supervises employees and coordinates personnel-related activities to include, but not limited to: timing, approving work schedules, recommending/approving personnel actions, coaching and counseling, establishing performance goals, and writing performance evaluations.
Makes presentations and represents the City in public, Transportation Commission and City Council meetings on matters relating to Traffic Engineering.
Works on citizen requests for traffic signal warrant studies, speed limit studies, left-turn warrant studies and other studies relating to traffic flow and congestion.
Undertakes accident analysis, capacity improvement project reviews, traffic control planning, school traffic safety and policy planning efforts.
Prepares Design Concept Reports for capital projects.
Education and Experience
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in Traffic Engineering, Civil Engineering or a closely related field.
Eight years professional level experience in traffic engineering.
Must have at least one year of Lead or Supervisory experience.
An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.
Licensing, Certifications and Other Requirements
Employee must possess at time or hire, and maintain throughout tenure, a Professional Engineers license.