TRAFFIC ENGINEER A or B
City of Austin, Texas
The City of Austin, Austin Transportation Department seeks to fill an Engineer A or B to work in the Austin Traffic Engineering Safety Improvement Program. The ideal candidate will bring experience in traffic engineering and traffic impact analysis; review and prepare traffic studies; interpret and apply design standards; respond to applicant inquiries; and develop appropriate solutions which adhere to recommended practice and established engineering guidelines.
The ideal candidate will also bring the following:
- Provide technical assistance and successfully collaborate with Austin Transportation Department’s Safety Engineer, various City of Austin Departments, local and regional agencies, and public stakeholders to develop improvements.
- Under limited supervision and using considerable latitude for independent judgment, bring knowledge and ability in scoping and reviewing development proposals and experience and knowledge in Traffic Impact Analysis using best industry practice to recommend transportation system improvements for all travel modes.
- Bring experience in the use of SYNCHRO, City of Austin’s Criteria Manuals or similar, Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (TMUTCD), NACTO’s Design Guide, ITE Trip Generation, AASHTO Green Book, and other industry recommended practice and transportation engineering resources.
This position requires graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in a field related to engineering, plus 4 - 6 years’ experience in engineering, acquired either before and/or after licensing as a professional engineer. It requires a Texas professional Engineer license, or if licensed in another state, must be able to obtain a Texas PE, preferably within the first six months.
To be considered for this or other engineering positions, applicants MUST apply on-line at www.austincityjobs.org posting # 116307
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