The City of Wilmington is seeking a professional engineer to serve as the City's Traffic Engineer. This division head is responsible for overseeing the operations, management and personnel of the Traffic Engineering Division which consists of Engineering, Operations and Maintenance for Intelligent Transportation Systems(ITS), sign and marking operations, SafeLight automated traffic signal enforcement program, street light programs and coordination of traffic engineering review of private and public developments. Responsibilities include preparing and administering a $3.7 million operating budget, supervising and training a staff of 24 professional, technical and field personnel, administering capital projects, and overseeing special projects and programs. Other duties include conducting public meetings, identifying issues and implementing solutions, overseeing consultants and contractors, presenting information to elected officials, and serving during inclement weather, emergencies or scheduled events.Services provided by the Traffic Engineering Division include:
Education: Bachelor's degree or higher in Civil Engineering or related engineering field from an accredited college or university.
Experience: At least five (5) years of progressively responsible traffic engineering experience, including two (2) years of supervisory experience. Other Requirements: Valid Driver's License and Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of North Carolina.
Notes: Driving and criminal history check required for the selected candidate. The selected candidate will also be required to complete a post-offer drug screen.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:http://www.wilmingtonnc.gov/jobs
CLOSING DATE: 05/18/20 11:59 PM