Position: PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER
Salary: $72,725 Annually
Department: Engineering and Public Works/Traffic Engineering
Location: 2300 North Jog Road, WPB
Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday
Other: Valid Florida Driver's License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.
Assists in the administration of the County's Traffic Performance Standards for land development. Provides technical guidance to engineers, consultants and developers regarding existing and future traffic conditions and County Traffic Performance policies and procedures. Reviews and interprets traffic studies; evaluates improvements to maintain level of service standards; prepares traffic engineering conditions of approval. Coordinates with various Traffic Division sections and other Departments such as Engineering, Planning, Zoning and Building. May represent the Traffic Division at public meetings, such as, but not limited to, Planning and Zoning Commissions and Board of County Commissioners.
The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.
Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Florida OR a Bachelor's Degree in Civil/Transportation/Traffic Engineering; minimum of four (4) years of experience in professional Civil Engineering with emphasis in Traffic Engineering and/or Transportation Planning. Equivalency: Related Master's Degree and three (3) years of related experience.
Necessary Special Requirement: Licensed as a Professional Engineer in the State of Florida or the ability to obtain licensure by endorsement within 12 months of hire.
PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE WITH: Reviewing traffic studies; analyzing roadway level of service; reviewing site development plans (must specify on application); using Synchro and/or Highway Capacity Software (HCS).
Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran's Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 27, 2017. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.