Traffic Technician

City of Maple Ridge

Traffic Technician

Job Id:  18-086
Department:  Engineering
Salary:  $34.18 - $40.31 per hour
Closing:  July 29, 2018

Come grow with us! Maple Ridge located in Metro Vancouver is a vibrant and rapidly growing City with outstanding recreation, arts and cultural amenities and some of the most affordable housing in the region.  This combined with a dynamic community makes Maple Ridge a great place to work, play and live.  Come join us and be part of the change.

Are you a team player with a “can do attitude”, excellent communication, interpersonal skills and exceptional customer service skills?  We have the perfect opportunity for you.
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Traffic Technician.  This is technical, field and project coordination work of moderate complexity performed in the Engineering Department.
A little bit about you:
You will have knowledge of the practices, techniques, methods and equipment used in traffic engineering operations and knowledge of traffic/transportation engineering design principles and practices. And Working knowledge of the components of traffic signal systems as related to the work performed.

You will have completed a certificate program in civil technology including courses related to traffic/transportation engineering, and/or have considerable related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Diploma in Civil/Transportation Engineering. ,Experience with Traffic Counts, Traffic Data Collection, Traffic Modeling Software & Warrants Analysis would be an asset.
Your key responsibilities are: 
You will participate in the development and implementation of larger traffic management/transportation projects.  You will work with superiors and representatives of associated external agencies in the development of project scope and objectives for a variety of improvement projects and serves as a project coordinator during the implementation phase.  You will possess excellent communication skills as this position liaises with external agencies on the development of shared traffic improvement projects.  You will be investigating traffic problems and complaints and preparing preliminary designs for new/ modified traffic signal systems and other transportation related infrastructure projects.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a Police Information Check as a condition of employment.  (Note – not required a part of the application process; however, will be required upon consideration for employment)
All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application.  Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.

What we offer you:
The City offers a competitive compensation package that includes a strong wellness program and the opportunity for career and professional development. 

If you want to help shape a growing community in a municipality that strives for service excellence, then this is the position for you.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. 


Organization: City of Maple Ridge
Location: Maple Ridge, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Engineering, Traffic Services
Posted: July 6, 2018, 11:07 am
Expires: July 29, 2018, 11:59 pm

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