This position is responsible for managing and coordinating the activities of the Traffic and Transportation Department, with specific emphasis on traffic signal design, maintenance and operation; and traffic signal systems design, implementation and communications. Duties include long-range transportation planning; conducting transportation studies and investigations; developing standards for, and preparing, reviewing and approving plans and specifications, designs and reports for traffic-related engineering activities; supervising assigned staff; creating and presenting exhibits and renderings to the City Council and at other meetings; and coordinating traffic signal division activities with other divisions, departments and outside agencies.
A Bachelor’s degree with a major in traffic and transportation, civil engineering or related field and five years experience in transportation engineering, as well as two years supervisory experience, required; municipal government experience preferable. Must have a class C Texas driver’s license; and possess, or be able to obtain, a Professional Engineer License in the State of Texas within six months from date of hire. A résumé must be submitted with application.
Additional Salary Information: The City of Irving offers a generous benefits package, including multiple health and dental plan options; and biweekly vacation and sick leave accrual. Full-time employees contribute to the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS), a statewide retirement system that provides retirement, disability, and death benefits for employees of participating Texas cities. Click here for the City of Irving’s benefit summaries.