This positon performs a variety of functions to support the Regional Traffic Management Center Manager involving day-to-day planning, organizing and coordinating operations and activities associated with the Sarasota-Manatee Regional Traffic Management Center (RTMC). Assist the RTMC Manager with the general oversight of the RTMC Operators to facilitate smooth and balanced operation during the assigned shift. Responsibilities include administrative functions concerning the RTMC operations such as, shift scheduling, training, and regular coordination with the County's Traffic Engineering staff in implementing the signal and system timing plans to improve the regional traffic flow. Operates the Central Traffic Management System (ATMS.now) and Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) devices such as, Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras, Vehicle Detection Sensors (VDS), and Bluetooth Travel Time Measurement Devices (BlueTOAD). Using these ATMS devices, assist the RTMC Manager in tracking and documenting performance measures as adopted in the RTMC Operations Manual.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or related engineering field. Minimum of three (3) years engineering experience with Traffic Management Center (TMC) operations, or may accept Engineer-in-Training certification with two (2) years’ experience related to area of assignment. Experience with traffic signal timing development and implementation, and use of Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) devices. Knowledge of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and traffic engineering principles and standards desired. Valid driver’s license with valid Florida driver’s license within 30 days of hire. AA/EEO/M/F/VET PREF/DFWP *** APPLY ON-LINE ONLY AT: www.mymanatee.org