At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
This is a permanent full-time position working 35 hours per week.
This position is responsible providing customer-focused services to internal and external clients on matters relating to traffic operations, maintenance and road-related infrastructure.
Assist with the Region’s Comprehensive Road Safety Action Plan (CROSAP).
Conduct traffic operational and safety assessments (operations & collision analysis) to improve safety and efficiency of Regional Roads.
Prepare safety and traffic operations related reports to Council.
Conduct warrant analysis for traffic control devices.
Assist in the management of the Region’s Traffic Engineering Software (TES) model.
Review and maintain signal timings, levels of service and signal control areas for Regional intersections.
Coordinate with multi-disciplinary teams that undertake external projects.
Maintain and update components of Regional road traffic and parking bylaws.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Preferred Background: The successful candidate must possess a diploma in Transportation or Civil Engineering Technology with a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience in the area of traffic operations & safety. A strong practical knowledge of Traffic Engineering principles and practices along with comprehensive knowledge of all related acts, manuals, guidelines, and standards namely the TAC Geometric Design Guide, Ontario Traffic Manual (OTM), and Highway Traffic Act (HTA) is required. Essential skills include strong analytical, organizational, project management and customer service skills for leading and coordinating Regional initiatives for continuous improvement along with excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills. Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, databases and GIS applications are required. Registration or eligibility for registration in The Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) is required. Proficiency in the use of Synchro and experience with Traffic Engineering Software (TES) is an asset.
The incumbent will be required to drive a Regional vehicle and will be required to provide a copy of their driver’s license and a driver’s abstract, by their first day of employment. Incumbent will also be required toi provide their own transportation at times.
July 6, 2018
July 20, 2018
NOTE: Personal information collected through the job application process will only be used for the purpose of determining qualifications for employment.
Internal Number: PW-277-18
About Halton Region
The Regional Municipality of Halton serves more than 500,000 residents in the City of Burlington, the Town of Halton Hills, the Town of Milton, and the Town of Oakville. We are committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective programs and services that support well-planned, safe and healthy communities.
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