Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada
May 2, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
$62,524.80 - $114,046.40 Annua
Full Time - Experienced
SALARY $62,524.80 - $114,046.40 Annually
THIS RECRUITMENT WILL BE USED TO ESTABLISH AN OPEN COMPETITIVE AND PROMOTIONAL ELIGIBILITY LIST THAT MAY BE USED TO FILL THIS VACANCY AND VACANCIES OCCURRING IN THIS CLASSIFICATION FOR A MINIMUM PERIOD OF SIX (6) MONTHS. COMMUNICATION WITH APPLICANTS WILL BE VIA EMAIL. APPLICANTS MUST PROVIDE A CURRENT AND VALID EMAIL ADDRESS WHEN APPLYING.
OPENING DATE: 05/01/2018
CLOSING DATE: 05/15/2018
THE POSITION Under the direction of a registered professional engineer, performs professional level engineering duties in support of transportation designs, projects, programs and studies.
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
Working Conditions: May work shifts on days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS Physical ability to perform office and related work, including operating computers and office machinery; stamina to sit for extended periods of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials weighing up to 25 pounds; vision to read printed materials; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodations may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodations.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Reviews design plan submittals from local agencies that are for projects funded by the RTC. Administers Operations and Specifications Subcommittee meetings. Reviews traffic impact analyses and development agreements of local agencies. Audits and approves project invoices in accordance with policies and procedures. Attends and participates as a representative of the RTC in project related meetings. Participates in professional development sessions or seminars; stays current on trends, innovations and legal developments in the planning field. Operates a variety of office equipment, to include computers and associated software. Conducts and independently completes a variety of assigned special projects as assigned by supervisor. Provides information and assistance to internal and external customers as required. Performs supervisory and professional Traffic Engineering work in connection with traffic studies, design, investigations, safety and operational reviews. Directs and participates in the drafting, design, and use of traffic analyze software for traffic flow maps, charts, channelization, modeling, signal and progression plans for traffic signals. Analyzes and interprets traffic data and assists in making recommendations and solutions to traffic engineering problems. All other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS Education and Work Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in engineering or a closely related field and two (2) years of full-time demonstrated professional level engineering experience.
Licensing and Certification: Must possess and maintain a valid Class C Driver's License at the time of appointment.
Background Investigation: Employment with the Regional Transportation Commission in this position is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive background investigation, including qualifying education/experience verification, social security trace, criminal history records review, and a driving history records check.
Required Forms: 1. RTC Application On-Line Profile: Follow all the instructions on the application to include any education and experience that would qualify you for this position.
Only the most-qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the examination process. Candidates should ensure that they highlight any of the following professional experience they possess on their applications/resumes: • Draft new and revised standard drawings using AutoCAD • Review plans and specifications and provide comments to member entities • Review and audit invoices • Prepare standard drawings and specifications for review and approval of sub-committees • Publish updated standard drawings and specifications