DEADLINE TO APPLY
October 13, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
Candidates are encouraged to apply online at: www.hayward-ca.gov or www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting the Human Resources Department at City Hall.
Monthly Salary $10,219-$12,421
Plus excellent benefits package: See the 2017 Benefit Summary on the City’s Human Resources webpage for more details.
THE SELECTION PROCESS
Candidates must submit a completed job application online at www.hayward-ca.gov or www.GovernmentJobs.com. Paper applications can be obtained by visiting the Human Resources Department at Hayward City Hall. Application packets will be screened and candidates considered best qualified will move forward to a competitive recruitment process. The recruitment process may include a written examination, practical or performance examination, and/or oral interview. The recruitment process will result in an eligible register of candidates for hiring consideration by the department. The actual job offer will depend on the candidate’s success in the departmental selection process.
The City of Hayward is excited to announce its recruitment for the position of Senior Transportation Engineer. Under direction of the Transportation Manager, provides oversight, and management on major strategic initiatives as stipulated by City Council; manages the City’s Traffic Management Center; plans, assigns and reviews the work of transportation engineering staff; performs technical evaluations related to traffic operations in the City, including signal system operations, streetlight system operations, management of neighborhood traffic calming efforts; performs complex and advanced transportation engineering related studies; and provides overall support to the Transportation Manager.
The Public Works - Engineering and Transportation Department is organized into six divisions: Administration, Design/Development Services, Construction Services, Transportation, Survey, and the Executive Airport. The Department is responsible for providing engineering and transportation support to City operating departments and divisions and for implementation of the City’s Capital Improvement Program. The Department is also charged with providing oversight to and support of daily Airport operations.
A complete job description and list of duties can be found at www.hayward-ca.gov.
JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS
Analyze traffic operations to detect and recommend solutions to traffic safety and congestion problems; perform advanced and complex transportation engineering related duties; prepare accurate, clear, concise and grammatically correct reports and correspondence; effectively communicate traffic operations issues to the residents of the City; and assist in the development and monitoring of an assigned program budget.
Any combination of equivalent experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would qualify. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities are:
Experience: Two (2) years of responsible professional transportation engineering work similar to that of an Associate Transportation Engineer with the City of Hayward.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Traffic/Transportation Engineering or a closely related field.
LICENSES and CERTIFICATES
Registration as a Professional Civil or Traffic Engineer in the State of California. An out-of-state P.E. or T.E. will be accepted, but will require the candidate to obtain a State of California registration within a two-year period of being hired. Possession and maintenance of a valid Class C California Driver’s License.
Completion of this Supplemental Questionnaire is required for your application to be considered and is an integral part of the examination process. Responses should be limited to one page per question and sufficiently detailed to assist in evaluating your qualifications for this position. Writing ‘see resume’ is not a sufficient response.