Do you have a passion for traffic analysis and signal operations? Are you looking for the next step on your career path? If so, Come Lead with Us by joining Washington County within the Department of Land Use & Transportation as a Traffic Engineering Associate!The Engineering, Traffic and Survey (ETS) division within Land Use & Transportation (LUT) is recruiting for a Traffic Engineering Associate. Working under the general supervision of the Traffic Engineer, the incumbent in this role will be responsible for analyzing and evaluating traffic networks and designing systems to improve traffic safety and multi-modal mobility for roadways in Washington County. Ideal candidates will have a demonstrated history of working on a wide range of roadway systems from local streets to arterials as well as having experience in traffic signal timing, traffic analysis, roadway operations, signal systems, and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). Individuals should also have a working knowledge of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Highway Capacity Manual, and Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) standards and practices. In addition, the individual in this role must be a self-starter and able to interact and communicate effectively with internal and external customers.
Education and Experience:A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
We are accepting applications for this position for up to six (6) weeks. However, we will start reviewing applications the week of September 2, 2019. This position is subject to closure anytime after that date. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply early!