This is a provisional appointment.
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION (essential functions of the job):
Under direction, the Traffic Signal Engineer performs professional traffic engineering work of substantial difficulty and importance in the Traffic Signals Unit.
Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Work Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
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: traffic signal design, traffic signal timing and operational analysis, crash analysis and safety studies, sign and pavement markings, complete streets design, and intersection design.
A bachelor’s degree in Civil/Electrical 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 current Massachusetts driver’s license.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA-18A
Hours per week: 35