Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity? Come join the City of Redondo Beach as a Transportation Engineer in the Engineering Services Division of the Public Works Department!
Under the direction of the City Engineer and/or designee, the Transportation Engineer performs administrative, professional and technical traffic engineering and transportation planning duties in the specialized job category in the Engineering Services Division; acts as team leader on a variety of design and construction projects, evaluating the work of team members to be designated in management class; and performs other related duties.
All applicants are required to attach a current resume. We will be accepting applications continuously until the position is filled. Prompt application is encouraged. Applications will be accepted online only. Visit www.redondo.org/jobs to apply today!
THIS POSITION REQUIRES:
Knowledge of: Engineering principles and practices and applicable scientific fields relating to professional practice of engineering and construction practices; considerable knowledge of management and administration, including the principles and practices of effective supervision, training and performance evaluation; knowledge of funding regulations from Federal, State, County and other sources; comprehensive knowledge of State Vehicle Code; knowledge of other Federal, State, County, and local traffic regulations, enforcement, and transportation control systems, Brown Act rules and regulations governing public agency meetings.
Ability to: Plan, organize and direct large and complex engineering projects; present ideas clearly and concisely, orally and in writing; analyze and administer projects; develop, train, and supervise staff; establish and maintain effective working relationships.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, Traffic Engineering, or a closely-related field
Registration with the State of California as a Civil Engineer is required, while registration as a Traffic Engineer is highly desirable.
A minimum of four years of progressively responsible traffic engineering experience, including at least one year in a supervisory capacity, is required.
Other: Possession of valid Class "C" California Driver License is a condition of employment for those appointed to this class.
In addition, this position requires computer literacy with knowledge in the use of Microsoft Office; the ability to communicate using email programs; and an understanding of and adherence to City policies for information technology. The position’s expected competencies are sound decision-making skills; critical thinking ability; problem solving and innovation skills; drive for results; analytic skills; interpersonal, customer service and diplomatic skills; and ethical conduct. The position requires meeting the physical employment standards for the job classification.
The City of Redondo Beach is a full-service beach community with fifteen functional departments including our own Police, Fire, and Public Works Departments. Redondo Beach is home to beautiful King Harbor, a 1,500-slip private watercraft port, the Redondo Beach pier, and Seaside Lagoon. We also have a beautiful bathing and surfing beach along with two public libraries, a performing arts center, fifteen parks and thirteen parkettes. The City's mission is to provide the finest services to enhance the quality of life for those who live, work, visit and play in our community. We invite you to join our team!