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Traffic Signal Optimization Engineer (Engineer Sr. Civil 7028)

Category: Other
The City Of Greensboro Exists To Partner With The Community To Build The Desired Quality Of Life For Greensboro. All Of Our Actions Are Guided By Our Commitment To And Measured By Our Success In Building Public Trust And The Future We And The Community Desires. Critical To Our Success Is Maintaining A Work Environment Which Fosters Employee Commitment To Public Service And Making A Difference In The Lives Of Our Residents. If This Sounds Like A Purpose That You Would Like To Share In, Please Consider The Opportunity Below. Work Schedule: Monday – Friday; (8:00 Am – 5:00 Pm) Hiring Salary Range: $69,739 - $92,985 Full Salary Range: $69,739 - $126,231 Annually Brief Description Of Work: The Signal Optimization Engineer Is Responsible For The Preparation And Evaluation Of Arterial Timing Plans For The City Street System. This Individual Will Coordinate With GDOT Signals Field Technicians To Ensure Proper Controller Operation To Properly Execute Programmed Timing Plans. This Employee Will Conduct Various Studies Including Travel Time And Saturation Flow Analysis To Determine The Effectiveness Of The Arterial Timing Plans. The Employee Will Evaluate Warrant Studies To Determine The Need For The Installation Of New Traffic Signals. This Individual Will Prepare Design Plans For New Traffic Signal Installations, And Modifications To Existing Traffic Signals, And Certify These Plans With Professional Engineering Licensing Credentials. This Employee Coordinates With The Safety Staff At The Guilford County Schools Administration And Schedules The Programming And Operation Of All School Zone Flashers Within The City. This Job Is Exempt And Is Not Subject To The Overtime Provisions Of The Fair Labor Standards. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree With 4 Or More Years Of Engineering Experience In Traffic Signal Timing And Design "OR" An Equivalency Of An Associate’s Degree With 8 Or More Years Of Engineering Experience In Traffic Signal Timing And Design • Valid Driver’s License An Ideal Candidate Would Also Possess (Preferred Qualifications): • Degree In Civil Engineering • Experience With Local, State, And Federal Design Standards Including Manual On Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) • Experience Using Signal Optimization Software Packages Such As Passer Or Synchro • Experience With Operational Parameters Of 2070-based Traffic Signal Controllers Including Time-based Coordination Capabilities • Experience Reading And Interpreting Engineering Plans, Specifications, And Technical Reports • Experience Using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) Software To Develop Detailed Design Plans • Experience Performing Detailed GIS Analysis Using ESRI ArcMap • Valid NC Professional Engineer License
Employer: City of Greensboro
Expires: 10/21/2022