Senior Transportation Engineer

San Joaquin County
(209) 468-3273

The Department of Public Works is seeking an enthusiastic and talented individual to fill a leadership position in the Transportation Engineering Division.  The Senior Transportation Engineer will lead in the development of technology-based, data-driven solutions to plan, design, manage and deliver on a wide range of projects and programs that improve and enhance the County’s 1,649 miles of roadways.

The ideal candidate will possess strong technical and managerial skills with experience in traffic and transportation engineering projects. The candidate will have excellent skills to effectively manage relationships with internal and external customers and provide informed recommendations to Public Works Administration. The candidate will demonstrate the ability to effectively provide information appropriately focused to the target audience, including the general public, management and elected officials. The ideal candidate has a track record of collaborating with customers, colleagues, consultants, external agencies, and industry experts to solve complex problems and evaluate and apply emerging technologies in transportation.

The Department of Public Works has a staff of over 400 who provide quality service to protect the health and welfare of the public and preserve the County’s infrastructure investments. The Department is comprised of dedicated engineering teams entrusted to provide critical support and ensure resiliency for the County’s infrastructure. Many of our award-winning infrastructure projects have been recognized at the state and national levels. We continuously strive to transform processes and technology, enhance fiscal transparency and accountability, and invest in staff development and partnerships with members of our community and industry.

Experience: Two years of experience as either a Registered Civil Engineer or Traffic Engineer in an organization performing diversified public works activities.  
Education: Graduation with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or closely related field from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

Licenses & Certificates: (1) Possession of a valid certificate of registration as a Traffic Engineer or a Civil Engineer, issued by the California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists; and, (2) Possession of a valid California Driver’s License.

For more information about this exciting opportunity, including compensation and benefits package, visit the following link.