ODOT's Traffic Engineering Unit oversees the use of temporary and permanent traffic control devices to provide for the safe and efficient movement of people and goods.We are recruiting for a traffic investigations engineer to join the Traffic Engineering Unit in Salem. The purpose of this position is to assist the unit manager by assigning and reviewing work on unique traffic investigations, highway safety engineering, and research projects. This person provides technical expertise, leadership, group coordination, engineering decisions, program management, and public relations to design and implement transportation safety and operational strategies. The traffic investigations engineer serves as an agency expert in the areas of traffic control device application, traffic studies, and access management issues.We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.Additional Details:This position is represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE).
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To learn more and to apply, please click the job link in this announcement or visit www.odotjobs.com and search for job posting ODOT17-1596oc. Please note that we cannot accept resumes and/or applications through this website. This opportunity closes at 11:59 p.m. on September 14, 2017.
Minimum Qualifications:A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering AND three (3) years of journey level professional engineer experience. NOTE: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire. Special Qualifications:Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s). Preferred Attributes: We may show preference to candidates whose application materials demonstrate the following. We will use the items on this list along with our essay-style supplemental questions to determine whom to interview.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.