Traffic Signal Engineer III or IV
Gwinnett County Government

Salary Commensurate with experience

The Department of Transportation consists of three groups: Contracted Operations, Capital Program Delivery and Traffic Engineering, Operations and Maintenance. The Department maintains an infrastructure system that includes more than 2,500 miles of road, over 700 signalized intersections.

The Traffic Engineering Division has a Traffic Signal Engineer vacancy in the Traffic Signals and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Section. The Traffic Signal Engineer may be filled at the Engineer III or Engineer IV level depending on certifications and experience.  This position is responsible for:
• Performing engineering analysis and evaluation of traffic signals and other traffic control devices;
• Managing traffic signal upgrades and timing optimization projects;
• Overseeing the work of engineering consultants and technicians;
• Performing in-house analyses and evaluation studies; and
• Responding to citizen service requests by conducting investigations of field conditions, reviewing existing files and revising timing plans as needed.

This is a safety-sensitive position that will require a pre-employment drug test and subsequent random drug and alcohol testing.

Engineer III:
• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology or Civil Engineering
• Two years of progressively responsible engineering experience
• Certification as an Engineer in Training (EIT) preferred
• Valid Georgia Driver's License

 Engineer IV:

• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology or Civil Engineering
• Four years of progressively responsible Civil Engineering experience
• Professional Engineer in the state of Georgia preferred
• Valid Georgia Driver's License

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Reference Job # 17-00347