Establishes scope for and analyzes and reviews TIS; coordinates and collaborates with State Highway Administration when applicable.
Reviews residential, commercial and industrial development plans for compliance with County Ordinances and Design Standards and Specs and with State Stormwater Management and Floodplain regulations. Recommends approval or denial and provides detailed written comments to design professionals.
Provides internal design support on an as-needed basis for hydrologic and hydraulic calculations, SWM BMPs, road design and site plan layout for County capital projects.
Reviews and comments on detailed studies as required for development proposed in the County.
Attends preliminary consultation meetings with County staff, consultants, and developers to listen to and give insight on Land Development Agreements, Road Adequacy Policy, Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance, Stormwater Management and Floodplain Ordinances and County Design and Construction Standards.
Reviews applications for issues to be heard by the County’s Board of Zoning Appeals (“BZA”).
Performs related tasks as required.
Experience in traffic engineering or transportation planning is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
Considerable knowledge of civil engineering, traffic engineering, and related construction; above-average writing and conversational communication skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with engineers, contractors, developers, federal, state & local officials, colleagues, special interest groups and the public.
Thorough understanding of general transportation engineering and planning concepts; experience conducting traffic engineering and studies; trip generation, project planning studies.
Traffic modeling experience desired with proficiency in Highway Capacity Software, Syncro, GIS, and Microsoft Office.
Road design, hydrology/hydraulics, stormwater management, site and subdivision development experience desirable.
Knowledge of MUTCD, SYNCHRO, TR-20, TR-55, HEC-2, HEC-RAZ and AutoCAD desirable.
Ability and ambition to acquire knowledge of related tasks
About Washington County Government-Hagerstown, Maryland
Washington County, Maryland is the perfect blend of city and country life. Located a short distance northwest of Baltimore and Washington D.C. makes the county an infuse to metropolitan culture and lifestyle within the region.