The City of Spokane Valley is currently seeking a Senior Traffic Engineer. Please visit our website at http://www.spokanevalley.org to view the complete job description.
The Senior Traffic Engineer performs complex and professional engineering work for traffic and transportation projects and programs ensuring technical competence and compliance with all current local, state and Federal standards, codes and criteria.
This position also reviews private development traffic impact studies for compliance with City standards and performs traffic concurrency analysis and review. This position investigates traffic operation concerns and issues identified by City staff, citizens, and other agencies and assists in the preparation of street system maps, data bases, comprehensive transportation plans, and transportation improvement programs. This position is a full-time position.
Spokane Valley has established a strong work culture of high performance through programs that have made Spokane Valley unique in service delivery. In keeping with this framework, the ideal candidate will share our culture and continue our history of reflecting the values of the community.
Education and Experience: The Senior Traffic Engineer requires Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree in civil engineering or a closely related field; and minimum of five (5) years previous professional civil engineering (PE) experience including at least two (2) years of traffic or transportation engineering experience; previous supervisory experience desired. An equivalent combination of related education and experience may be considered.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Thorough knowledge of traffic/transportation engineering principles, practices and methods as applicable to a municipal setting; thorough knowledge of applicable City policies, laws, and regulations affecting Division activities. Considerable skill in arriving at cost estimates on complex projects; skill in operating the listed tools and equipment.
Must possess a valid State driver’s license or have the ability to obtain one prior to employment. Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) required; PTOE certification desirable.
The full salary range for this position is $6,840 to $9,197 per month. The City also offers a competitive benefits package that includes Health, Health Reimbursement Account contributions ,Vision, Dental, Retirement, 401a Social Security Replacement, Employee Assistance, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, paid vacation, sick and holidays, and optional compressed work schedules.
Interested and qualified persons are invited to submit a complete City application, résumé, cover letter, and list of five (5) work-related references (name and phone number) through the City’s online application system . The online application system can be found on our website at http://www.spokanevalley.org.
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About City of Spokane Valley
Spokane Valley is a city with a population of over 98,000 located on the eastern border of Washington State in the heart of the Inland Northwest. We pride ourselves on quality neighborhoods and schools, along with strong business and retail centers. Friendly people, natural surroundings and beautiful weather are part of what makes our community a favorite destination. Spokane Valley is developing a high-performing organization, and employs the use of best practices. We are a workforce based upon loyalty, accountability and professionalism. We place a high value on customer service, and take a team-oriented, collaborative approach to the way we do business.