Civil Engineer (Official Job Title: Technical Specialist III -Traffic): This supervisory position supports the Division Manager, supervises engineering staff, and provides professional and technical work of Traffic Engineering projects, studies and other technical projects as assigned.
Leads and manages the preparation and reporting of miscellaneous inquires and traffic studies including Sight Distance Investigations, Traffic Control Devices, Speed, Parking Prohibition, and No through Truck Traffic
Represent Transportation at the Traffic Advisory Council (TAC) and the Community Traffic Safety Team monthly meetings
Investigates customer concerns/inquiries; meets with citizens to define and resolve issues
Interacts with the public and BCC to address complaints, concerns and questions as needed
Leads and manages the review of construction plans of projects impacting traffic operations or traffic control devices referred by Land Development Services and Capital Projects
Prepare and make presentations to the TAC and the BCC
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
Management of Crash Study Program
Procurement of crash data
Manage the Accident Information Management System (AIMS) and support its users
Provide crash reports to the public and prepare the annual crash report
Support traffic signal timing system and operation
Support traffic signal related capital improvement projects
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 reviews
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors Degree from accredited college or university in Civil Engineering and six years of professional engineering experience. Registration as a PE by the state of FL or the ability to obtain with 6 months from date of employment. (Note: Master's Degree may substitute for 1 year of experience.)
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in pavement management, road inspection, and traffic management. Advanced Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) certification. Knowledge of Asset management software.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Benefits, including: Florida Retirement System, 11 paid holidays, 19 additional paid days off in first year, full medical/dental/vision, cash wellness incentives, education assistance, medical & dependent HSA and more!
Sarasota County Government, located on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, is proud to offer stability and benefits rarely found in the technology industry!
Just some of our benefits include: 11 paid holidays, 19 additional paid days off in your first year, education assistance, qualitty medical, dental and vision insurance, free gym & personal trainers, life/disability/long-term care insurance, medi...cal and dependent care flexible spending accounts, employee recognition, travel assistance and discount programs, and much more!