The Public Works Transportation Division is seeking a collaborative and proactive Engineering Technician to work in their Traffic Section.
This Engineering Technician will provide technical engineering support functions for the Traffic Engineering Section of the Transportation Division. This Traffic Engineering Section is responsible for the City’s street lighting, traffic signals, signing and striping, wayfinding, special events traffic control, and on street parking. The position will work collaboratively within the engineering group to provide data analysis and investigations related to City’s transportation system.
The primary responsibilities of this position are to review engineering plans for proper traffic control, assist in investigations of various traffic concerns, respond to citizen traffic concerns, collect traffic volume and speed data, and other duties as assigned in support of the traffic engineering section.
The position will provide assistance and support for the following Traffic Engineering programs and projects:
The principal function of an employee in this class is to perform routine technical activities in support of technical Engineering operations. Responsibilities, as assigned, include providing customer service; gathering, compiling and/or analyzing data for engineering studies; conducting and survey projects and initiatives; reviewing engineering drawings and plans; maintaining databases; performing field inspections; and testing equipment for operability.
Acceptable Experience and Training
Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Geographic Information Systems, or a closely related field; and, based upon assignment, 2 years of journey level experience in drafting, office and field inspection engineering, surveying work, Geographic Information Systems, and/or data/computer analysis related to area of assignment; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.
Please visit our website Hillsboro-Oregon.gov/Jobs to apply online through our link. For an alternative to our online application system you may download and print an application packet.
Employment applications must be completed online or returned by mail, fax or in person by the closing deadline of the position. Applications received after the filing deadline, by email, or without a resume and supplemental questions will not be considered. Resumes will not substitute for the employment application. Applications may be submitted by fax to meet the application deadline.
City of Hillsboro
150 E Main Street, Second Floor
Hillsboro, Oregon 97123
The closing date for this position is 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 8, 2019. Qualified minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.