This position is located in Lincoln NE. Applications accepted ONLINE ONLY at www.statejobs.nebraska.gov
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Design and development of highway signing, pavement marking, and work zone traffic control plans. Calculate and balance summary of quantities for materials used in traffic control. Assist Districts in the field with traffic signing and marking requests. Review and approve sign and sign structure shop drawings submitted by contractors. Respond orally and in writing to questions made by the public, consultants, contractors, and Inter/Intra-agency sources. Design interstate, expressway, and highway junction signing plans. Participate in annual work zone traffic control review and provide assistance to the districts in the field as needed. Review work zone accident and fatal accident reports.
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in engineering OR Registration as a Professional Engineer (P.E. license).
PREFERRED: Experience in traffic, sign design and application, pavement marking application, and design of work zone traffic control. Roadway design experience. Field construction experience. Experience using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Experience with Computer Aided Drafting (MicroStation, Sign CAD). Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
OTHER: Valid driver's license or the ability to provide independent authorized transportation is required. Engineering degrees must be from an EAC/ABET-accredited program. If applicants do not have an FE/EIT certificate, they will be required to obtain one within one year of hire and applicants will be expected to pursue their professional engineer’s license at the first available opportunity. Must be available for occasional out of town travel and working extended hours to meet deadlines. Application requires completion of supplemental questionnaire.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Working knowledge of Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). Ability to work independently on assigned projects and to interact closely with other section members in a constructive manner.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
1526 K Street, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68508 Position #02700809
ENGINEER I - TRAFFIC CONTROL
Equal Opportunity Employer