The Town of Gilbert is Arizona's 5th largest city and one of Money Magazine's Best Places to Live in the U.S., and the people who serve it are proud to be tasked with ensuring it stays that way. Team Gilbert is a fast, collaborative team of innovators who do important work that makes our community better every day!
If you have the heart of a public servant and the spirit of an entrepreneur...please read on!
With every job we fill, our focus is on providing best in class service to our citizens while offering the opportunity for professional growth in a rewarding and innovative work environment. Team Gilbert has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated professional to fill the position of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Specialist.
The Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Specialist reports to the Engineering Supervisor. The primary function of this position is to coordinate traffic engineering projects and activities, including overseeing traffic signal construction projects, overseeing ITS construction projects, and maintaining the operation of the Town of Gilbert's traffic signal system.
Ideal candidates for this position will possess the combination of technical, problem solving and interpersonal skills necessary to be successful in this important position. They will possess experience with conducting traffic studies, preparing traffic signal timing plans, inspecting construction at traffic signals, working with ITS devices and maintaining a traffic signal computer system. They will be adept at building productive working relationships with other work groups to coordinate activities involving traffic signals and ITS.
You are someone who effectively exceeds customer needs by building productive customer relationships, and takes responsibility for customer satisfaction and loyalty. You actively participate as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals and produce quality outcomes. You are committed to our safety philosophy, and you take great pride in proactively managing time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently while accomplishing objectives and achieving goals beyond what is required.
At Team Gilbert, we hire innovative, forward thinking problem-solvers who love what they do! In addition to possessing the ability to live out our core and functional values daily, candidates must possess the following requirements:
Associate's Degree with course work emphasis in Civil Engineering, Traffic Engineering, drafting or Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Three years of experience in traffic engineering, ITS, civil engineering, traffic signal programming/maintenance
In addition to a competitive salary, Gilbert offers an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental and life insurance, tuition reimbursement, participation in the Arizona State Retirement System and more. For more information on Team Gilbert and all we have to offer, click https://www.gilbertaz.gov/departments/human-resources
Up For The Challenge?
If you are looking for an opportunity to make a visible contribution to our community, and get excited about doing interesting work that matters, then we encourage you to apply today! To complete and submit an on-line employment application for this position visit http://www.gilbertaz.gov/departments/human-resources/job-opportunities. Incomplete applications may be rejected so please be thorough. Your resume may be included as a supplement to your application, but it cannot replace any information required for the application.
This recruitment is set to close on October 9th with the possibility of closing following the first review of applications on Tuesday, September 25th, 2017. If enough applications are received at the first review the recruitment will close at midnight on September 25th, otherwise it will remain open until midnight on Monday, October 9, 2017.
This position is FLSA Non-Exempt - eligible for overtime compensation.
Just southeast of Phoenix, Gilbert is one of the fastest growing communities in the United States and is approaching build-out over the next decade, when the estimated population is expected to reach 330,000. A thriving and economically-diverse suburban community, Gilbert is the 5th largest city in Arizona and 86th largest in the U.S. and has been named the 22nd Best Place to Live in the U.S. (Mon...ey Magazine), the 2nd Safest City in America (Law Street Media), 30th Safest City to Raise a Child - 2016 (SafeWise) and the 8th Most Thriving City in the U.S. (The Daily Beast). With a continued focus on economic sustainability, Gilbert will continue to grow, thrive and uphold its reputation as being a clean, safe and vibrant community.