Arlington County's Transportation Engineering & Operations (TE&O) Bureau within the Department of Environmental Services is seeking an Engineering Program Coordinator. This is a senior engineering position and will be part of the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) group in TE&O. The primary function of ITS is to manage the County's signal and Streetlight system.The ITS unit is responsible for maintaining 296 traffic signals along with a growing infrastructure and approximately 7,350 streetlights, which can be controlled from the central system; and tracking/reporting outages for ~11,300 Dominion Virginia Power (DVP) streetlights. The team performs the design, construction, inspections, maintenance and operation of the County's ITS, traffic signals, and streetlights programs, and carries a portfolio of 30-40 capital projects comprising $30M at any given time.Specific duties include:
The successful candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills to make technical language comprehensible to other DES colleagues, the County Manager's Office, Departmental staff, County Board members, civic leaders and local residents, and to produce presentations, technical reports, master plans, RFPs, and compliance reports.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, plus significant professional, technical experience in Civil Engineering performing streetlight design and/or utility operations, including at least two years of experience in project or program management of capital improvements for a public utility or jurisdiction responsible for street lighting.
Preference may be given to candidates with one or more of the following:
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