Collier County Traffic Operations, located in southwest Florida, Naples area, is currently seeking a senior level Traffic Engineer to assume the position title of Principal Project Manager, Traffic Operations. The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of traffic management concepts, data communications, computerized traffic signal system equipment, as well as signal operations and maintenance. A working knowledge of signal optimization software packages, AUTOCAD and PC-based signal timing programs and other software such as Microsoft Office, GIS, etc. is required. Familiarity with the National Electric Code, National Electric Safety Code, FDOT Traffic Signal Specifications, FDOT Signal & Geometrics Design Manual, Signal Maintenance Schedules, MUTCD and other related traffic signal standards is also necessary. The candidate must possess excellent oral and written communication skills, outstanding planning and organizational skills, the ability to work with other engineers and maintenance technicians performing traffic signal work, use electronic maintenance tools, schedule work in an efficient manner, coordinate work with other departments and outside agencies, and be able to quickly learn and interpret county ordinances relating to traffic signals, traffic operations and lighting.
A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering or a related field.
Nine (9) years of progressively responsible experience and/or training that includes project management, civil engineering, engineering design, construction supervision, budget administration, contract administration, computer-aided design (CAD) operations in a transportation engineering or traffic engineering environment.
A valid State of Florida Professional Engineer (P.E.) license (or the ability to obtain one within six (6) months of hire).
A Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (P.T.O.E.).
Experience in the use of AutoCAD, MicroStation and traffic modeling software.
Basic roadway and drainage design experience.