SUMMARY: Develops goals and objectives, establishes priorities, and oversees the activities of staff responsible for professional traffic engineering duties including project management, preparation of design plans, specifications, standards, and plans related to traffic signals, traffic control systems, transportation systems, illumination systems and traffic safety improvements. Duties also include developing and implementing traffic related ordinances, regulations, and policies; conducting complex traffic and transportation studies and providing administrative support to City staff, and other local governmental agencies for all related issues impacting the City.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Exercises functional and technical supervision over all Traffic Engineering personnel.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties and responsibilities are illustrative of the primary functions of this position and are not intended to be all inclusive.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
QUALIFICATIONS: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the necessary functions of this position.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Good writing and oral presentation skills and the ability to address the media and the public.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Indoor environment working closely with others; irregular work hours. Outdoor working conditions will be encountered regularly.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for walking, standing, bending, and sitting; moderate lifting; and operating motorized equipment and vehicles.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Six years of increasingly responsible experience performing responsible traffic and roadway engineering. At least three years of experience in a supervisory or management role. Education equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in Traffic, Transportation, Civil Engineering, or a closely related field.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Possession of, or ability to obtain within six months of date of hire, licensure as a Professional Engineer in the State of Wyoming.