We are recruiting for a signal operations engineer. This position serves as the region's expert on traffic signals including the development, operational parameters, timing and maintenance of state-maintained facilities and local agency facilities identified in various intergovernmental agreements. The signal operations engineer conducts technical analysis of traffic signal warrants using specialized computer software. This person will recommend approval for proposed traffic signals to the State Traffic Engineer on behalf of the Region Manager. This position will investigate various traffic concerns, determine the appropriate solutions for implementation. This person will provide long-range planning and project development teams with technical analysis of improvement concepts and advise them on matters of transportation system operations.
Why Work For ODOT?
ODOT's Region 4 headquarters, located in Bend, offers a culturally diverse work environment that emphasizes public service, productivity and collaboration. You will feel engaged and motivated as you work with other like-minded individuals who are passionate about what they do.
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What’s in it for you?
With competitive salary and relocation assistance, ODOT also offers full medical, vision, and dental with paid Sick Leave, Vacation, Personal leave and 10 paid holidays a year! ODOT values a work / life balance and offers flexible schedules and telecommuting opportunities.
We appreciate your interest in this position. To apply, please go to www.odotjobs.com and search announcement ODOT18-2481oc or click here.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Minimum Qualifications: A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering. Note: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire.
Internal Number: ODOT18-2481oc
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.