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Maricopa County Employment Opportunity – Civil Engineer (Traffic)

Closing Date: 7/7/2022 11:59 PM Arizona
Department: Transportation
Job Type: Unclassified/Full-Time
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Salary: $72,280.00 – $99,840.00 Annually

 

About the Position

The Civil Engineer – Traffic Design provides traffic engineering/traffic management expertise in design, review and approval of traffic engineering projects and traffic components of multidisciplinary projects. The incumbent acts as a lead and is responsible for complex assignments requiring technical proficiency, outside-the-box creativity and exercise initiative and independent judgment to create new designs that improve people’s lives. 
 

Position Qualifications

Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering

Experience:

  • Three years of professional traffic engineering/traffic management experience, including reviewing and designing plans, specifications, and estimates 

Other Requirements:

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) by the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration, or by the technical board of another state, with the ability to obtain Arizona Registration within six months of employment  
  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Arizona driver’s license by the time of hire 

 

Essential Job Tasks

The tasks listed are a representation and not an all-inclusive list of essential job tasks for this position. 
  • Prepares conceptual plans and reports for traffic engineering and roadway safety projects
  • Prepares detailed traffic engineering design plans in conformance to national engineering standards for roadway safety, applicable laws and regulations using MicroStation and InRoads or OpenRoads Designer software 
  • Represents the Transportation Systems Management and Operations Division – Traffic Design Branch in Transportation Improvement Projects (TIP) meetings and ensures traffic engineering principles and safety standards are adhered to 
  • Assumes the technical responsibility for coordinating/preparing/reviewing phases or components of projects, including traffic engineering reports, calculations, plans, and special provisions in accordance with the MCDOT Project Development Manual 
  • Reviews project deliverables from consultants or in-house designs for scope, quality, and cost
  • Maintains project files and documents, design decisions, and project estimates for various evaluations and projects  
  • Applies technical proficiency and exercises initiative and independent judgment to make traffic engineering recommendations 
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required 

Please click here for more information and to apply for this opportunity.

 

2022 ITS Arizona 29th Annual Conference

2022 ITS Arizona Annual Conference

ITS – Intelligent Transportation SOLUTIONS

This year’s ITS Arizona Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday, October 19th and Thursday, October 20th, 2022 at the Mesa Convention Center, Building C, located at 263 N Center Street in Mesa, Arizona.  

As in previous years, Day One of the 2022 conference will begin with lunch and a half-day technical workshop followed by the Reception with entertainment, drinks, and appetizers. Day Two will feature technical sessions on the latest ITS planning, implementation, and research efforts. Presentations will be given by presented by public agency representatives, practitioners, planners, and researchers from Arizona and around the country.

 
2022 ITS Arizona 29th Annual Conference – SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS ONLY

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM MST
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Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 5:00 PM MST
 
ITS Arizona 29th Annual Conference

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM MST
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Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 5:00 PM MST
 

City of Tucson Employment Opportunities – Engineering PM, Engineering Manager, and Construction Materials Inspector

Engineering Project Manager

The Engineering Division of the Department of Transportation and Mobility, is seeking a highly qualified and motivated individual to become part of our Engineering team. The Engineering Project Manager supervises and performs senior-level professional engineering work in the planning, design, construction and operation of the roadway network.

General Description

Manages and coordinates engineering projects.  Oversees compliance with contracts.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum Education Level & Type: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 3 years in engineering
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer in the State of Arizona
Special Job Requirements

Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Arizona or in another state having a reciprocity agreement with Arizona is required at time of application. If you are registered in another state, please visit the website http://www.btr.state.az.us/ for reciprocity requirements

Salary: $53,206.40 – $106,288.00/year
Department:  Transportation & Mobility
Recruitment Number: #2206-2015-001
Closing: 7/10/2022 11:59:00 PM

For full job description and more information, visit the City of Tucson Opportunities Website.

 

Engineering Manager

The City of Tucson, Department of Transportation, Engineering Division is seeking a dynamic leader to join our diverse, vibrant, progressive and engaged workforce. 

This position will manage and coordinate the operation and performance of several programs within the Engineering Division.  They will support the organization by oversight of the Right-of-Way Permit & Code Section, oversight of Utility Coordination & Technical Review Section and oversight of the City’s MS4 Permit and Stormwater/Floodplain Administration.  This individual will also supervise personnel within the Permit & Codes Section, Utility Coordination & Technical Review Section and the Stormwater/Flood Plain Section.

As an employer of choice, the City of Tucson provides paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement, Employee Wellness programs, an attractive benefits package and alternate work schedules to qualifying employees.

General Description

Manages and coordinates improvement programs and projects by supervising personnel and directing the operations of an engineering section.

This position requires exercising of judgment in managing engineering activities, problem resolution and personnel. Duties also include coordinating activities with and providing technical and administrative support to, City departments, consultants, contractors, governmental agencies, and public utilities.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum Education Level & Type: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or closely related field
  • Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 5 years in Engineering.   At least 3 of required 5 years in a Supervisory and/or technical Project Manager capacity in a related function area
Special Job Requirements

Registered as a Professional Engineer in the State of Arizona or in another state having a reciprocity agreement with Arizona is required at time of application.  If you are registered in another state, please visit the website http://www.btr.state.az.us/ for reciprocity requirements

Knowledge in Stormwater/Flood Plain Management

Salary: $28.21 – $50.14/hour **In Accordance with Adminstrative Directives**
Department:  Transportation & Mobility
Recruitment Number: #2207-2014-001
Closing: 7/10/2022 11:59:00 PM

For full job description and more information, visit the City of Tucson Opportunities Website.

 

Construction Materials Inspector

The Department of Transportation is seeking a highly qualified, dedicated, dependable, motivated and customer-oriented professional to join their engineering team. The Construction Material Inspector inspects and evaluates the quality of materials used on construction projects and determines compliance with engineering standards and specifications.

General Description

Inspects and evaluates the quality of materials used on construction projects and determines compliance with engineering standards and specifications.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum Education Level & Type: 6 months post High School
  • Minimum Experience Qualifications: At least 1 year Inspecting construction materials for compliance with engineering standards and specifications
  • Valid and Unrestricted Class D – Driver’s License
Preferred Qualifications

The successful candidate will be expected to obtain ACI and ATTI certification prior to the end of their probationary period.

Salary: $17.50 – $27.86/hour~In accordance with administrative directives
Department:  Transportation & Mobility
Recruitment Number: #2206-2506-001
Closing: 7/5/2022 11:59:00 PM

For full job description and more information, visit the City of Tucson Opportunities Website.

 

2022 ITS Arizona Summer Interns- Meet Tianhao and Mayur!

ITS Arizona’s annual internship program provides on-the-job experience and mentoring for students aspiring to be a professional in the transportation and technology disciplines. This year, ITS Arizona and AECOM are co-sponsoring two interns: Tianhao Wu from University of California, Barkley, and Mayur Patil from Arizona State University, Tempe. Tianhao and Mayur will be working with AECOM Arizona Technology Team under the supervision and mentorship of Rumpa Dey, PE, PTOE, AECOM Technology Group Manager and David Lucas, ITS Arizona President & MCDOT Traffic Technology Branch Manager.

Tianhao holds B.S. in Civil Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, and currently pursuing M.S. in Systems Engineering with a focus on applying data sciences in civil engineering fields. Tianhao is passionate about smart mobilities and emerging technologies in transportation. As an autonomous vehicles enthusiast, his career goal is to popularize autonomous driving systems and build safer and more cost-efficient autonomous vehicle ecosystems. His life goal is to explore the unfamiliar and do what excites.

Mayur holds B.E. in Civil Engineering at Arizona state University, and currently pursuing M.S. in Transportation Systems Engineering. Mayur is passionate about the emergence of automated vehicles and their effects on the transportation engineering field. His focus includes traffic network modeling and simulation, connected automated vehicles, vehicle routing problems, dynamic traffic assignment, and traffic estimation and prediction.

ITS Arizona is pleased to support Tianhao and Mayur in their work with AECOM and wishes their continued success.

 

Maricopa County Employment Opportunity – Senior ITS Specialist

Closing Date: Continuous
Department: Transportation
Job Type: Unclassified/Full-Time
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Salary: $75,608.00 – $115,440.00 Annually

About the Position

In this role, the Senior Intelligent Transportation Systems Specialist designs, manages, and maintains MCDOT’s Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Wide Area Network (WAN), Local Area Network (LAN), fiber optic, and wireless communications infrastructure. Provides technical deployment, integration, testing, and evaluation of MCDOT ITS systems and devices.

Position Qualifications

Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Electronics, or a related field

Experience:

  • Four years of related electronics or IT/ITS installation and maintenance experience, OR
  • An equivalent combination of post-secondary education and/or job-related experience may substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis.  

 Other Requirements: 

  • Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Arizona driver’s license by the time of hire 

Essential Job Tasks

The tasks listed are a representation and not an all-inclusive list of essential job tasks for this position. 
  • Prepares, reviews and assesses IT network expansion plans for ITS and provides LAN and WAN network design, integration, maintenance, and troubleshooting 
  • Serves as a lead for the deployment of fiber optic, wireless and cellular communications, field sensors, CCTV cameras, Dynamic Message Signs, traffic signal controller integration, and other ITS telecommunications infrastructure deployment 
  • Responsible for daily management of Traffic Management Center (TMC) IT domain and related user services including direct and VPN connections to internal and external users of MCDOT ITS. Develops and maintains IP addressing plans for all ITS devices 
  • Reviews technical reports, proposals, and documents, and assures plans comply with IT technical specifications and system architecture; assists with project scope definition, technical procurement issues, and contract management. Prepares and produces technical reports, proposals, Scopes of Work, and other documents related to management, procurement, and vendors 
  • Supports IT development through systems and engineering analysis, testing and documentation, database development, and systems support. Deploys, installs, tests, and integrates switches, routers, and other active electronic devices into the network to support wired and wireless communications Design the network configuration and install, test, and integrate firewall, network authentication, and remote access appliances into the network to support the security of the communications system 
  • Designs and implements TMC hardware virtualization solutions. Provides Connected Vehicle (CV) technology support to advance the MCDOT SMARTDrive ProgramSM. Provides technical operations and maintenance of advanced transportation systems, including traffic signal systems, network communications, closed-circuit television camera infrastructure, and data exchange interfaces as well as new and emerging technologies; assures the reliable operation of the IT infrastructure to provide traffic management, traveler information, and incident response services 
  • Coordinates between Traffic Maintenance Branch, Traffic Operations Branch, and signal manufacturers support team to troubleshoot and resolve communication problems  
  • Manages regional traffic network interfaces through planning and coordination support. Responsible for designing, deploying, implementing, and managing the use of wireless, fiber optic infrastructure, twisted-pair copper, leased lines, and cellular modem communications 
  • Keeps records of system and device operations and work performed. Develops and maintains routine system performance reports. Designs, deploys, integrates, maintains, and upgrades the TMC routers, switches, firewalls, security appliances, and other devices that support the TMC staff 
  • Trains the TMC staff and provides operational support as needed. Manage consultant tasks and approves invoices. Recommends and evaluates equipment and devices for procurement 

Please click here for more information and to apply for this opportunity.

 
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