This is a provisional appointment.
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION (essential functions of the job):
Under direction, the Assistant Traffic Engineer performs professional traffic engineering work of substantial difficulty and importance utilizing good engineering judgment in adherence to city/state/federal standards, guidelines, and policies.
Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Work Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm.
Required to work all emergencies as directed by the Commissioner or designee.
At least three (3) years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, traffic engineering experience which may have included sign & pavement marking plans, traffic & construction management plans, traffic impact studies, parking studies, traffic operations and safety analysis, pedestrian and bicycle facility projects, complete streets design projects or intersection design projects.
A bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering is preferred and may be substituted for two (2) years of the required experience. Engineer in Training (EIT) certificate preferred.
Working knowledge of the MUTCD, HCM, AASHTO, and Complete Streets guidelines as well as proficiency with Synchro, SimTraffic, and AutoCAD software packages highly preferred.
Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the position.
Must have and maintain a valid Massachusetts driver’s license.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA-18A
Hours per week: 35