The County of El Dorado is recruiting applicants for Traffic Engineer. This recruitment will establish a list for the purpose of filling current and future vacancies in Placerville and South Lake Tahoe for up to three (3) months.We currently have the following vacancy:One (1) Full Time (.80) vacancy for the Transportation Department located in Placerville, CA.***Resolution going to the Board of Supervisors to approve as a 1.00 full time position***DEFINITION:Under general supervision, performs complex traffic engineering and transportation planning work; provides lead direction to a project team or unit of professional and technical staff to formulate, organize, and implement various traffic engineering and transportation planning related functions.
Education:Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major course work in traffic engineering, transportation planning, or civil engineering, or a closely-related field.-AND-Experience:Two (2) years of professional experience in traffic engineering, transportation planning, civil engineering, or a closely-related field at a level equivalent to the County's Assistant in Civil Engineering class or Transportation Planner class. Desirable work experience includes exposure to field work, traffic operations analysis (e.g. HCS, Synchro, CUBE,VISSIM)and GIS.Other Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid California driver's license. Must possess a valid California Registration as a Traffic Engineer or obtain licensure in California by comity (reciprocity) within the one-year probationary period. A valid California Registration as a Professional Civil Engineer is highly desirable. Must be willing to attend meetings outside of normal working hours.