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2022 ITS Arizona 29th Annual Conference – 2 Days Away!

  THANK YOU TO ALL SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS, AND ATTENDEES!!!! Thanks for all of the support of the upcoming ITS Arizona Annual Conference! The conference will begin this Wednesday with lunch, an afternoon technical workshop, and welcome reception. Thursday will feature a full day of technical sessions, keynote address, live music, and awards ceremony. The final conference program and detailed Day 1 Workshop program is now available on the Conference website. We are anticipating another record-setting year in attendance, with over 45 exhibitors and 450 attendees already registered for the event! There is still time to register using the link below:   Individual & Speaker Registration Individual registrants and speakers from the public and private sectors, along with full-time students, are invited! Please register using the: Individual Registrants Online Form   We look forward to seeing you this week!  

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City of Phoenix Employment Opportunities – Plan Review Coordinator & Traffic Engineer III

Phoenix is the 5th largest city in the country, serving as Arizona's center of government, commerce, and culture. It is emerging in the new economy with strength in high technology, manufacturing, bioscience research and advanced business services. Phoenix is a young, progressive city, brimming with sports and cultural attractions, distinctive restaurants, fascinating museums, diverse residential options, and endless outdoor opportunities.  Plan Review Coordinator - Streetlight Design Manager The Street Transportation Department is seeking a Plan Review Coordinator - Streetlight Design Manager to oversee the Streetlight Design Section in the Traffic Services Division. This section is responsible to manage the mid-block streetlight program, CIP streetlight design review, streetlight special projects, and coordination with new development streetlight installations. The Plan Review Coordinator - Streetlight Design Manager responsibilities are: Management and oversight of the...

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City of Mesa Employment Opportunity – Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Engineer

  An Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Engineer is responsible for managing and directing the functions and operations of the ITS group, which is comprised of two distinct areas (systems and field), within the Traffic Engineering Division of the Transportation Department.  This class is responsible for supervising professional and technical staff both directly and through subordinate supervisors, and preparing and monitoring the ITS section’s budget.  Duties include:  managing the planning, design, operations, implementation, and maintenance of the City’s ITS (495 traffic signals, fiber communications network, and Traffic Management Center); developing and evaluating telecommunications plans and systems, including both wired and wireless components; developing time of day traffic signal plans; managing ITS development, including database development, systems analysis, engineering analysis, testing, documentation, and communications systems operations and...

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City of Phoenix Employment Opportunities – Sign Specialist II & Signing/Striping Trades Helper

ABOUT THESE POSITIONS The Street Transportation Department provides for the safe, efficient, and convenient movement of people and goods on city streets, and supports citywide construction projects through the office of the City Engineer. Sign Specialist II - Street Transportation The Street Transportation Department is hiring for Sign Specialist II. This position performs skilled tasks in the design and fabrication of signs. Duties include using specialized computers, scanners, software, plotters, silk screening equipment, engravers, and other processes to create standard or customized signs. Types of signs produced include traffic signs and other exterior signs, as well as interior building signs such as directional signs, ADA and life safety signs, banners, and name plates. Types of sign material include aluminum, vinyl, plastic, brass, glass, and wood, among others. Work involves interacting with customers or vendors to discuss needs and to advise on different methods, materials,...

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2022 ITS Arizona 29th Annual Conference – Updates!

This year’s ITS Arizona Annual Conference is quickly approaching!  We wanted to provide some updates on how this year's conference planning is going. 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. For more details and to sign up, head over to our Conference Page!   Sponsors and Exhibitors Thank you to the 40+ sponsors and exhibitors that have already signed up!  We still have a few sponsorships available so reserve your spot quickly before they run out. Individual Registration We already have over 100 registrations for this years Conference.  If you haven't already signed up, make...

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2022 AASHTO Committee on Transportation System Operations Annual Meeting is in Scottsdale!

The 2022 AASHTO Committee on Transportation Systems Operations (CTSO) is holding their annual meeting in Scottsdale September 6-9, 2022.  This meeting was last held in our region in 2013 and is a great opportunity for local transportation professionals to participate in the discussions. Meeting highlights include: A celebration of ten years of TSMO with keynote address and two blue ribbon panels—a Roundtable of state DOT CEOs and a Panel of past and present CTSO chairs--reflecting on TSMO’s evolution and what the next ten years might bring An in-depth look at the Transportation Operations Manual and the next steps for its final approval, publication, dissemination, and use The highly anticipated annual state DOT Roundtable sharing TSMO innovations and best practices Interactive Knowledge Sessions on TSMO topics Launch of the Traveler Information Systems Community of Practice Nonstop networking opportunities! And much more! Here is the link to register for the meeting MEETING...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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