Traffic System Timing Specialist

This position provides support to the arterial incident management and special event management functions of the Sarasota-Manatee Regional Traffic Management Center (RTMC), by remotely implementing temporary signal timing changes in response to incidents and congestion on the regional arterial roadway system. This involves developing and/or implementing timing and coordination plans, coordinating with Traffic Engineering and Traffic Operations staff of the RTMC partner agencies, monitoring systems performance and detecting operational and maintenance problems. The preferred candidate will have experience with Trafficware ATMS.now central signal system management software or similar software; experience with Coordinated Signal Systems; experience with Naztec 980 controllers (including ATC), Tru-Traffic and Synchro/Simtraffic software programs.

High School graduate or equivalent required, Associates degree or related vocational courses/training certifications, with related electronic experience desired.  Minimum of four (4) years’ experience relating to signal system operation, including installation and programming of traffic signal controllers and related communication equipment. Minimum two years’ experience as IMSA Traffic Signal Level II Technician. IMSA or ATSSA Work Zone Safety (Intermediate Training) Certification. Valid Florida driver’s license.  A competitive salary within the range of $19.30 to $29.92 per hour is provided for the position with a negotiable starting salary depending on experience and qualifications. The County also offers a comprehensive benefit package.   AA/EEO/M/F/VET PREF/DFWP *** APPLY ON-LINE ONLY AT: Click Here