The County of Volusia is seeking a Civil Engineer III to oversee the Traffic Studies and Signal Section. This position is located in the Traffic Engineering Division of the Public Works Department in DeLand, Florida. The Civil Engineer III will manage the signal and system timing plans development and implementation activities; supervise engineering and technical staff responsible for various traffic studies, signal retiming and signal construction projects; as well as manage the development of scope, design, and construction of signal system, traffic signals, telecommunications, and video monitoring projects throughout the county. The Civil Engineer III will also be responsible for implementing goals and performance objectives of the Traffic Engineering Division; managing consulting engineers and contractors; and responds to requests from citizens and public officials.
NOTE: These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)
Registration as a Florida Professional Engineer in Civil Engineering and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in engineering, planning, designing, and construction including one (1) year at a supervisory level. A comparable amount of education, training, or experience may be substituted for the minimum experience. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license.
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ADA REQUIREMENTS: Physical Demands: Must be able to lift, carry, push, pull ten (10) pound objects occasionally Ability to walk, bend, climb, kneel, reach, crawl, talk, grasp; finger dexterity. Visual acuity (peripheral vision, depth perception, color acuity) necessary to operate a motorized vehicle and review complex schematics. Limited requirement to traverse construction sites with uneven terrain. Environmental Demands: Both inside and outside work. Ability to tolerate inclement weather (heat, humidity, cold, rain) and traverse uneven/wet/undeveloped terrain (soft sand, constructions sites.) Exposure to noise, vibration, dust. Mental Demands: Ability to read and comprehend technical and scientific instruments, documents, and literature; legal documents, statutes, instruments; blueprints, layouts, mechanical drawings; memos, instructions, manuals. Ability to write business letters, evaluations, summaries. Ability to speak clearly and concisely relating information, details, and procedures to the layman; conversant in theory and practices of the discipline. Ability to perform advanced mathematical functions (geometry, trigonometry.) Ability to identify and resolve problems. Ability to analyze data and develop conclusions.