This is an advanced level engineering position in transportation engineering project management that reports to the Land Development Section Manager and Senior Project Manager. This position’s primary responsibility is providing independent technical review of rezoning petitions, transportation improvements, and subdivision and commercial driveway permits for regulatory compliance and policy implementation; proactively coordinating with other CDOT Divisions; representing Land Development’s interest on interdepartmental teams for project planning and design, public/private funding participation, and project scheduling; creating project status reports; generating technical memos and responding to customer inquiries about land development projects.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Attends and provides CDOT input at meetings with City staff and developers during all phases of the land development process. • Provides timely response to citizens, developers, consultants, and City staff. • Demonstrates independent critical thinking and problem-solving skills to manage the timely delivery of professional services to many internal and external customers. • Performs independent electronic review of land development projects during rezoning and permitting for compliance with regulatory standards, incorporation of policy goals, Approved Rezoning site plans, traffic analysis, and best practices for the public transportation system. • Assists with project management oversight of special land development projects making sure projects stays on schedule. • Effectively communicate orally and in writing with the general public.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
• Ability to establish and maintain effective and positive working relationships with other city employees, outside agencies, developers, and general public both verbally and in writing. • Knowledge of the core principles and practices of civil and transportation engineering, and ability to adapt both local and state analysis and design criteria to address traffic/transportation engineering problems. • Knowledge of and demonstrated experience in the use of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and AASHTO’s Policy on Geometric Design of Highways and Streets. • Effective time management, written and oral Communication skills. • Proficient in Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office, Accela Permitting Platform, and GIS software.
• Bachelor’s Level Degree in Civil Engineering with a minimum of three (3) years of relevant transportation engineering experience.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: 2105-230300-01
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?CDOT is committed to enhancing the driving, bicycling and walking experience through planning, operating and maintaining the City's transportation choices for residents and visitors. An important objective is to sustain, maintain and enhance the City's transportation infrastructure.?