This position is responsible for the development and review of a variety of traffic engineering construction projects.
Essential Job Functions
Manages capital improvement projects; prepares requests for proposals, calculates construction quantities; submits pay estimates; completes inspections; resolves problems; documents project development through the completion of reports.
Directs work during design and construction phases; coordinates major contract modifications during construction.
Reviews capital improvement and public and private construction plans for vehicle and pedestrian safety, mobility, signage, street lighting, development, and compliance with applicable laws and design standards.
Visits private and subdivision construction sites for problem resolution and inspections.
Reviews traffic analysis studies submitted by engineering consultants for methodology, accuracy, and impact to existing road systems and infrastructure.
Researches and prepares or revises reports, procedures manuals, and policies.
Attends preconstruction meetings to discuss possible issues with design engineers, contractors, and other department representatives.
Calculates trip generations and traffic impact for proposed private development.
Reviews as-built construction drawings for accuracy and conformance with standards.
Reviews construction bond estimates for subdivision infrastructure improvements.
Represents the department at site plan review meetings.
Reviews zoning appeals for possible traffic problems.
Designs minor projects; makes intersection improvement recommendations.
Reviews permits for location and geometric requirements.
Investigates citizen complaints and makes recommendations.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering with four (4) years of engineering management experience including personnel management and administration experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Requires a Georgia Professional Engineers license.
Must possess and maintain a valid state driver's license with an acceptable driving history.
Additional Requirements Background investigation, including supervised drug screen, post offer/pre-employment medical screen; and verification of education, certifications, and licenses required prior to employment.
Knowledge of interdisciplinary engineering principles.
Knowledge of ADA regulations and guidelines.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal public works operations.
Knowledge of construction and maintenance standards.
Knowledge of traffic signal systems.
Knowledge of modern office practices and procedures.
Knowledge of computers and other modern office equipment.
Skill in developing short- and long-range plans.
Skill in establishing priorities and organizing work.
Skill in the reading and interpretation of codes, guidelines, technical specifications, and blueprints.
Skill in the operation of computers and other modern office equipment.