Are you interested in building a career in engineering in an industry that will offer you long-term career opportunities? Do you strive to serve others and make the place where you work and live a better place to be? Then consider working for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) as a Traffic Engineer.
Richmond District Traffic Engineering is seeking two detail-oriented individuals to review, design, and produce traffic engineering plans in an accurate and precise manner utilizing good engineering judgement within established budgets/schedules and in adherence to federal/state standards, guidelines and policies. You will assist District staff during the preliminary engineering phase of project development, as it pertains to traffic engineering issues/components; review projects in the field; attend preliminary engineering meetings; serve as subject matter expert representing Traffic Engineering; and research traffic volume data for capacity analyses used in developing traffic control plans and detours. Review, design, and draft signing and pavement marking plans and transportation management plans; provide advice to designers, consultants, permit personnel, inspectors, and other personnel in traffic engineering pertaining to traffic engineering issues; and provide extraordinary customer service.
Knowledge of civil engineering principles/practices related to traffic control devices; and of project development process, policies, guidelines or regulations related to traffic control devices. Ability to train and evaluate the work of others; to plan, coordinate, prioritize multiple assignments within set timeframes; to interpret and use construction plans, Work Area Protection Manual, MUTCD, and Virginia Supplement to MUTCD; and to communicate effectively both orally and writing with internal/external customers. Skilled in MS Office and traffic engineering design programs. Valid driver’s license required. Visit https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com/postings/302554 for more information and to apply.
We are a diverse workforce with the common goal to positively impact our communities and the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Our work in transportation touches every person who lives in or travels through the state. We are looking for team members to bring creativity, knowledge, leadership and passion as we continuously work to innovate and reinvent the future of transportation.