**Open until filled with a first review date of November 13, 2017**Under general supervision, performs professional engineering work in reviewing and evaluating traffic engineering and Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects, development proposals, traffic control, and planning studies for the City of Yuma's Engineering Division; designs and develops traffic engineering projects; manages, evaluates and operates the City's traffic signal system; and manages the traffic engineering work group.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: -- Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSEducation, Training and Experience GuidelinesBachelor's Degree in Engineering; AND five years' experience, including supervisory experience, managing traffic engineering and traffic control projects; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.Knowledge of:
LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTSA valid Arizona State Driver's License is required. Registration as a Professional Engineer by the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration is required; Certification as a Professional Traffic Operations Engineer® (PTOE) by the Transportation Professional Certification Board is preferred; certification(s) from the International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) are desired; additional technical training and certifications may be required.PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENTWork is performed in a standard office environment, and in the field at traffic engineering project work sites. May occasionally be required to bend, reach, stoop, and lift objects; may be exposed to safety hazards and dangerous tools and equipment.