The Public Works Department is hiring a Traffic Engineer in our Traffic Division. The Ideal candidate will have experience managing and participating in a variety of professional engineering work, including the review of private development plans and project specifications. Candidate will be responsible for reviewing traffic control plans for public and private projects and therefore must have a strong technical background in management of traffic signal systems along with experience with CCTV cameras and communications. This position is responsible for responding to citizens requests for traffic control devices and general traffic concerns, along with interaction with Public Traffic Safety Commission and City Council regarding traffic related matters. The ideal candidate must have excellent communication skills and will be able to build relationships with internal and external customers that positively reflect the City’s commitment to excellent customer service.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college/university in Civil Engineering or a related field; and five (5) years of professional civil engineering experience related to the area of assignment. Three (3) years supervisory experience is desired.
LICENSES AND/OR CERTIFICATES
Possession of a valid California Class C driver’s license and an acceptable driving record.
Certificate of Registration as a Traffic Engineer or Professional Civil Engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers.
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City of Temecula, The Heart of Southern California Wine Country! Located just 60 miles north of San Diego and 90 miles southeast of Los Angeles, Temecula is ranked as one of America's Safest Cities. With a current population over 113,000, the City of Temecula employs a highly skilled workforce of over 300 employees. Employees enjoy competitive compensation, rich benefit packages and leadership that recognizes and values our diverse employee population. Strong focus on employee morale, wellness and family help to ensure a healthy work life balance for Temecula staff. Join our team!