Arlington County's Department of Environmental Services (DES) is seeking a Streetlight Design Engineer to be part of the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) unit within the Transportation Engineering & Operations (TE&O) Bureau. The ITS unit is responsible for design, construction, inspection, maintenance and operation of County ITS, traffic signals, and streetlights programs, which have a portfolio of 30-40 capital projects with an approximate budget of nearly $30M at any given time.Duties include:
The ITS unit primarily manages the County's Signal system and Streetlight system and is responsible for maintaining 296 traffic signals along with growing ITS infrastructure and approximately 7,350 streetlights. The unit also tracks and reports outages for 11,300 Dominion Virginia Power (DVP) streetlights.The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills with experience communicating technical language to other DES staff, the County Manager's Office, County Board members, civic leaders and residents with experience producing presentations, technical reports, master plans, Request for Proposals, and compliance reports.
Minimums: (Project Engineer/Journey level):A Bachelor's degree in Engineering plus professional civil engineering experience performing streetlight design and/or utility operations.Minimums: (Senior Engineer/Senior Level): A Bachelor's degree in Engineering plus significant progressively responsible civil engineering experience performing streetlight design and/or utility operations.Substitution: Experience may not be substituted for the Engineering Degree requirement. A Master's Degree in Civil Engineering may be substituted for one year of Engineering experience.Desirables: Preference may be given to candidates with one or more of the following: