The Thurston County Public Works Department, located in Olympia, Washington is a national leader in transportation safety and award-winning agency in delivering quality projects to our community. We are recruiting for a Traffic Engineering and Operations Manager to join our dynamic and innovative team.
This position reports to the County Engineer and plays a key role serving on the County Engineer's leadership team and regional transportation efforts. We are seeking a proven professional with a work history in traffic safety, planning, engineering, operations and maintenance who will be able to support the County's mission to create a community that promotes health, commerce, and environmental protection with transparency and accountability by:
Responsibilities include management and administration of Thurston County's traffic control devices, traffic safety programs, and providing transportation support to the department, other county agencies and regional partners. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Distinguishing FeaturesThe Traffic Engineering & Operations Manager is the subject matter expert on transportation engineering and planning for Thurston County. The Traffic Engineering & Operations Manager has a high degree of responsibility and requires independent judgment, discretion and visibility for administration of a major sector of the Department's work program.