Performs transportation planning duties, including preparing, reviewing, and directing the review of traffic impact analysis studies and reports consistent with applicable Federal, State, and County standards and determining compliance with the County's transportation policies and regulations. Performs detailed analyses for the transportation network using pertinent software applications such as FSUTMS, TRANSPLAN, HCS, SYNCHRO, etc.
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field. Minimum of six (6) years engineering experience related to area of assignment. Must possess current Florida Professional Engineer (P.E.) License (may consider out-of-state P.E. License, with ability to transfer to Florida within one (1) year of hire date. Minimum of one (1) year as Engineer of Record. AutoCAD experience desired. Supervisory experience desired. Knowledge of principles, practices, and objectives of transportation planning and travel demand modeling is necessary. Ability to understand and prepare input data for simulation models, analyze model output, and clearly communicate results. Valid driver’s license with valid Florida driver’s license within 30 days of hire.
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Additional Salary Information: A competitive salary within the range of $77k to $123k annually is provided for the position with a negotiable starting salary depending on experience and qualifications. The County also offers a comprehensive benefit package, including negotiable relocation assistance.
About Public Works Department Manatee County Government
Manatee County is located on Florida’s breathtaking Gulf Coast. It is bordered by Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg to the north, Hardee and DeSoto counties to the east and Sarasota to the south. The beautiful beaches of Anna Maria Island fade into the Gulf of Mexico to the west.
Manatee County’s picturesque conservation areas are ideal for families, nature lovers and hikers. Emerson Point, Robinson Preserve and Duette parks are a handful of our scenic preserves. Manatee County also boasts several recreational parks. G.T. Bray Park is the largest of these and offers tennis, swimming, skate boarding, recreational leagues and walking trails. There are also many boat ramps located on the Manatee River, Lake Manatee, Palma Sola Bay and the Braden River. In short, Manatee County is a wonderful place to live, work, play and visit. We’re proud to call it home!
Manatee County Public Works Department provides many of the basic services that affect the daily lives of everyone who lives, works, and plays in unincorporated Manatee County. Primarily, the department is responsible for the administration, planning, engineering, maintenance, and construction management of the County’s infrastru...cture.
The responsibilities of the Public Works Department are distributed among three business centers:
Engineering Services, Field Operations, and Traffic Management