The City of Riverside is accepting applications for the position of CITY TRAFFIC ENGINEER (Non-Classified) to fill one (1) vacancy in the Traffic Engineering Division of the Public Works Department. The eligibility list established may be used to fill the current and/or upcoming vacancies within this classification for up to six (6) months.The ideal candidate for the City Traffic Engineer position will display outstanding leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills, and will be required to collaborate with various City departments, elected officials, residents, and stakeholder groups. The City Traffic Engineer must leverage the division’s budget, grant funds, and innovative partnerships to achieve the City’s objectives. The successful candidate will serve as the City’s technical authority in all matters related to Traffic Engineering, including: traffic calming, regulatory compliance, signing, striping, traffic signal design, communications, intelligent transportation systems, signal timing and traffic impact analyses. The City Traffic Engineer for Riverside is a hands-on position, requiring active participation in the Division’s projects and programs. The successful candidate will be accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment while maintaining character, integrity, and professionalism. Under general direction, the Traffic Engineer is to plan, assign, direct, participate and review the activities of the Traffic Engineering Division; to perform statutory duties of Traffic Engineer; to provide professional and technical staff assistance; and to do related work as required.
Typical duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Recruitment Guidelines: Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil, mechanical or electrical engineering, including or supplemented by special study in traffic engineering.Experience: Five years of experience in traffic engineering including some supervisory experience.Necessary Special Requirements:
Highly Desired Qualifications: