Applications are now being accepted for the position of Traffic Engineer or Assistant Traffic Engineer in the Traffic Engineering Department at Ada County Highway District in the Boise, Idaho area. Starting wage is $58,740-$76,107 annually/DOQ.
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
The Traffic Engineer/Assistant Traffic Engineer performs professional transportation engineering work including the traffic review of development applications and related traffic impact studies including the traffic flow and safety features of developments and developer funded projects; directs data collection for District planning and safety programs and for evaluation of traffic impacts of proposed developments; reviews the design of developer projects; serves as traffic representative on Capital projects.
The Traffic Engineer/Assistant Traffic Engineer may also supervise assigned Traffic Engineering staff.
Qualifications: The successful candidate must have comprehensive knowledge of transportation engineering and planning principles and practices. Must also have considerable knowledge of project planning and project management principles and practices, and statistical research procedures as they apply to traffic engineering.
Traffic Engineer: Must possess an Idaho Professional Engineering (PE) license, or the ability to obtain within one year. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Traffic Engineering or a related Engineering field is required; OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Assistant Traffic Engineer: Must possess an active Idaho Engineer Intern (EI/EIT) certificate, or the ability to obtain within one year. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, or related field and professional level engineering experience; OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30 p.m., September 16, 2020. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St, Garden City, ID or at www.achdidaho.org.
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Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations
About Ada County Highway District
Established in 1972 as an independent government entity, the Ada County Highway District (ACHD) is responsible for all short-range planning, construction, maintenance, operations, rehabilitation and improvements to Ada County's urban streets, rural roadways (excluding state highways) and bridges. Geographically, the Districts jurisdiction includes Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Kuna, Meridian, Star and the unincorporated areas of Ada County; it is the only consolidated countywide highway district in the State of Idaho.