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Manager, Traffic Safety and Engineering
The Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority, doing business as MTA Bridges and Tunnels, is an affiliate agency of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority that operates seven intrastate toll bridges and two tunnels in New York City. In terms of traffic volume, it is the largest bridge and tunnel toll agency in the United States serving more than a million people each day and generating more than $1.5 billion in toll revenue annually.
The Manager of the Traffic Safety and Engineering unit directs a staff of engineering and safety professionals in multiple tasks related to ensuring the safety of the public, a smooth flow of traffic and revenue, maintaining the Authority’s facilities in a state of good repair, and an efficient allocation of the Authority’s resources invested in engineering and construction. They include identification and remediation of collision risk locations, support in minimizing the Authority’s legal liability, project management, field inspection, and engineering design and construction support as described below.
The Engineering and Construction Department is seeking an experienced professional with twelve (12) years of relevant experience of which five (5) years are in a management capacity.
Additional qualifications include the following:
• Bachelor’s degree required or Master’s degree preferred in Engineering or a Traffic/Transportation discipline• A valid driver’s license in the state of New York required.• Professional Engineering license required.• Comprehensive knowledge of traffic safety and traffic engineering principles and practices• Detailed knowledge of regulatory rules and codes• Strong knowledge of traffic planning and criteria• Ability to relate effectively and positively to a diverse cross section of interest groups from both within and without the Authority. • Ability to comprehend, digest and react effectively to complex technical procedural and administrative problems involving safety and traffic flow • Ability to initiate, prioritize and supervise numerous projects effectively.
MTA Bridge and Tunnel Authority, offers their associates competitive compensation and a robust benefit package which includes:
• Pension Plans• Medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage• Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs• New York’s 529 College Saving Plan• Flexible spending accounts• Municipal Credit Union
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MTA Bridge and Tunnel is an Equal Opportunity Employer