Traffic Engineer or Assistant Traffic Engineer

Ada County Highway District   Garden City, ID   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on February 7, 2024
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Traffic Engineer or Assistant Traffic Engineer

Applications are now being accepted for an Assistant Traffic Engineer or Traffic Engineer in the Planning Review Section (Current Planning) of the Development Services Department. This is a full-time, exempt position with a starting salary of $66,768 - $85,904 annually, DOQ. ACHD offers an excellent benefits package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid maternity/paternity leave, paid vacation and holidays, day care assistance, 401K match and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).

Primary Responsibilities: • The Traffic Engineer is tasked with the coordination and review of traffic impact studies for new development. • Review large and/or complicated development applications for compliance with ACHD’s policies and standards; including preparation of staff reports for the ACHD Board of Commissioners and may include technical presentations to the Commission. • Provides technical guidance to the Development and Engineering communities, as well as ACHD staff. • Other duties as assigned that benefit the department.

Qualifications: • The successful candidate must have comprehensive knowledge of traffic impact studies, traffic engineering and planning principles and practices. • Must possess an Idaho Professional Engineering (PE) license, or the ability to obtain within one year. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Traffic Engineering or a related Engineering field is required; OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. • Any combination of education and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, is acceptable.

An AA/EEO/ADA Employer Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations