Technical Specialist I or II - Traffic Engineering
Company: Sarasota County Government Careers
Posted on: May 3, 2021
About Our Job
This is professional and technical work related to engineering
support for Traffic Engineering, Transportation, Maintenance of
Traffic (MOT), sidewalks, American with Disabilities Act (ADA),
review of construction plans, and other technical projects as
Prepare and report on miscellaneous inquires and traffic studies
including Sight Distance Investigations, Traffic Control Devices,
Speed limit, Parking Prohibition, and No Through Truck Traffic.
Prepare and make presentations to the Traffic Advisory Council
Represent Traffic Engineering at the Community Traffic Safety
Team monthly meetings.
Investigate citizen's concerns/inquiries and resolve issues.
Interacts with the public to address complaints, concerns and
Review of construction plans of projects impacting traffic
operations or traffic control devices referred by Land Development
Services and Capital Improvement.
- Perform final roadway field inspection for acceptance by public
works for maintenance.
Maintenance of Traffic (MOT)
Design and review MOT plans for road projects referred by Land
Development Services, Capital Projects and Utilities.
Design and review MOT for public events.
- Design and review MOT for road closures.
Crash Study Program
Procurement of crash data
Manage the County's web-based Crash Data Management System and
support its users.
Provide crash analysis and reports to internal and external
- Prepare the annual crash report.
Maintain Traffic Operations GIS data on Intranet.
Coordinate integration between CarteGraph, Maximo and GIS.
Coordination with GIS to create and maintain Traffic Engineering
related GIS layers for Signs & Signals.
American with Disabilities Act (ADA) Design and field
- Other duties as assigned.
Manages proactive assessments of fraud awareness, prevention,
detection and risk mitigation activities in area of responsibility;
oversees financial, compliance, operational and perform audits;
reviews audit findings and ensures appropriate controls are
established and implemented.
Work Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Traffic Engineer (Technical Specialist I) - A Bachelor's Degree
from an accredited college or university with major course work in
civil engineering or related engineering field. An equivalent
combination of education and experience or technical engineering
related project experience may substitute on a year-for-year basis
for the degree, if candidates are not available that fully meet the
minimum requirements of the position.
- Traffic Engineer (Technical Specialist II) - A Bachelor's
Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering or a
highly related field. Must also have two (2) or more years of
related civil engineering/project management experience. A Master's
Degree from an accredited college or university may substitute for
one year of required experience. Must have or be able to obtain EI
(Engineer Intern) Certification within 12 months. Technical,
engineering related project experience may substitute for education
on a year-for-year basis, if candidates are not available that
fully meet the minimum requirements of the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in construction and traffic
management, Advanced Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) certification,
Asset management software, Professional Engineer (P.E.) Certificate
from the State of Florida Familiarity with Cartegraph.
Job Competencies: Microsoft Office Suite; MS Word, MS Excel, MS
PowerPoint, and Outlook. Familiarity with Cartograph is
About Everything Else
- Enjoy great benefits including Health, Dental, Vision, and Life
Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending
Accounts, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Florida Retirement
System (FRS) and many, many more!
- For more information about employee benefits, please click this
link or visit SCGov.net for additional information.
- Utilize our award-winning wellness program including free gyms
and classes at multiple Sarasota County Government locations.
- Enjoy 11 paid holidays, 3 personal days and 16 paid vacation
days in the first year of full-time employment with increasing
accrual rates with years of service. (That adds up to a possible 30
days off in your 1st year!)
Sarasota County Government is a Tobacco Free/Drug Free
Sarasota County Government promotes diversity and inclusion in
its workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, gender identification or expression, genetic information,
religion, national origin, marital status, age or disability. A job
applicant with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation
to participate in the application/selection process is requested to
make known the need for an accommodation to Human Resources or
appropriate county staff members. For assistance with the
application, please call 941-861-5353.
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