Primarily responsible for managing and implementing signal and system timing plans through the Sarasota-Manatee Regional Traffic Management Center (RTMC) to improve the regional traffic flow. This position will also coordinate Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM&O) and Active Arterial Management functions including Adaptive Traffic Control Systems operations. May assist the RTMC Division Manager and Traffic Systems Engineer with the development of scope, design and operation activities for the Regional Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) and other related special projects.
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field. Minimum of five (5) years engineering experience related to Traffic Engineering. Must possess current Florida Professional Engineer (P.E.) License (may consider out-of-state P.E. License, with ability to transfer to Florida within one (1) year of hire date). Minimum of one (1) year as Engineer of Record. Valid driver’s license with valid Florida driver’s license within 30 days of hire. Experience with traffic signal timing development and implementation. Strong working knowledge of traffic signal analysis packages such as, Synchro, Corsim, HCS+, Tru-Traffic. Experience with ATMS.now Central Software, NEMA Traffic Signal Controllers (Naztec 980, 980 ATC), Traffic Management Center Operations, Adaptive Traffic Control Systems desired.
Additional Salary Information: A competitive salary within the range of $69k to $108k annually is provided for the position with a negotiable starting salary depending on experience and qualifications. The County also offers a comprehensive benefit package, including negotiable relocation assistance.
About Manatee County Public Works Department
Manatee County is located on Florida’s breathtaking Gulf Coast. It is bordered by Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg to the north, Hardee and DeSoto counties to the east and Sarasota to the south. The beautiful beaches of Anna Maria Island fade into the Gulf of Mexico to the west.
Manatee County’s picturesque conservation areas are ideal for families, nature lovers and hikers. Emerson Point, Robinson Preserve and Duette parks are a handful of our scenic preserves. Manatee County also boasts several recreational parks. G.T. Bray Park is the largest of these and offers tennis, swimming, skate boarding, recreational leagues and walking trails. There are also many boat ramps located on the Manatee River, Lake Manatee, Palma Sola Bay and the Braden River. In short, Manatee County is a wonderful place to live, work, play and visit. We’re proud to call it home!
Manatee County Public Works Department provides many of the basic services that affect the daily lives of everyone who lives, works, and plays in unincorporated Manatee County. Primarily, the department is responsible for the administration, planning, engineering, maintenance, and construction management of the County’s infrastru...cture.
The responsibilities of the Public Works Department are distributed among three business centers:
Engineering Services, Field Operations, and Traffic Management