This position is responsible for assisting in the activities of the Traffic Engineering Department related to capital improvements and traffic engineering special projects.
Manages capital improvement projects related to transportation improvements, and assists in the coordination and design of large scale engineering projects.
Assist in the review and approval of private developments and new subdivisions.
Assists in the design and plan preparation of transportation improvement projects, traffic engineering systems, and street lighting projects; prepares specifications and cost estimates.
Assists in the coordination of large scale engineering projects and on-going maintenance and construction operations with other departments or private contractors to ensure compliance with City regulations and codes coordinates the release of related information to the public through the news media.
Reviews traffic impact studies for private developments and provides comments and recommendations.
Reviews traffic analysis studies submitted by engineering consultants for methodology, accuracy, and impact to existing road systems and infrastructure.
Attend meetings of the Metropolitan Planning Commission related to transportation projects and prepares status reports for ongoing City transportation projects.
Make presentations to various committees and to neighborhood associations.
Prepare written reports, letters, memorandums, etc.
Responds to citizen complaints regarding traffic projects or related issues and effectively communicates the resolution of these complaints.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, or related engineering field; with ten years of experience in civil engineering, engineering design or traffic engineering; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess' a valid driver's license and registration as a Professional Engineer in the state of Georgia or must obtain registration within twelve (12) months of employment. Desirable to be certified as a Professional Traffic Operations Engineer.
The City of Savannah serves all citizens of Savannah. Savannah is a city rich in history, ripe with night life, with a warm climate, and located close to many beaches. Our organization is over 2400 employees strong. We include very competitive health care, dental, and vision options. We have a highly regarded pension plan as well as other retirement options. Come join our team at the City of Savannah. You won't regret it!