The County of Volusia is seeking an experienced Signal Systems Engineer for the Traffic Engineering Division. This position is located in Deland, Florida, and will be responsible for supervising the design and construction of new signals and signal systems; developing and maintaining an on-going traffic signal program for signal systems, traffic signals, telecommunications, and video monitoring throughout the county. Customer service is important in this position as the candidate must be able to discuss/communicate with consultants and developers from Florida Department of Transportation and other agencies in the county.
(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.)
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a concentration in transportation and/or Traffic Engineering, Electrical Engineering or closely related field, and two (2) years of experience in traffic signal systems. A comparable amount of education, training, or experience may be substituted for the minimum experience. Must possess and maintain valid Florida driver's license.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Physical Demands: Light to medium work. Ability to see (acuity, depth perception, color,) hear, talk; finger dexterity; lift (40 lbs), carry, climb, stand, walk, reach, grasp.
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 professional and technical manuals; mechanical drawings, blueprints, maps; safety rules, letters, reports, abstracts, and summaries. Ability to write reports, evaluations, summaries, letters, procedures, and policies. Ability to perform advanced mathematical functions. Ability to speak publicly and extemporaneously; conversant in policies, techniques, and procedures of discipline. Ability to analyze data and develop conclusions. Ability to identify and resolve problems.