Perform work in the traffic management center, process and monitor temporary traffic control plans and permits, monitor and evaluate traffic signal operations, coordinate needed ATMS maintenance needs, assist with signal timing and traffic flow operations, provide travel information, and handle customer service requests.
Process and monitor temporary traffic control permits.
Monitor intersections and roadways by CCTV cameras and detection systems.
Monitor functioning of traffic devices and computer equipment associated with the Advanced Traffic Management System.
Maintains knowledge on the operation of all traffic equipment, computers and software associated with the traffic signal system.
Use traffic equipment as needed for incident management, work zone activities, detour routes, and improved travel time.
A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering; and
Two years in traffic signal operations, maintenance of traffic plans, using crash information, using traffic engineering software, computer modeling, and inspecting advanced traffic signal system projects.
An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that would reasonable be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted below.
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Knowledge of the principles of technical traffic engineering involving intersection operations.
Knowledge of traffic flow assessment and traffic signal operations and timing.
Knowledge of software programs and equipment capabilities used in TMC operated systems.
Knowledge to evaluate traffic incidents and formulate operational responses.
Knowledge of applicable computer operating systems and software (Windows, Excel, Word, Adobe, GIS, etc.)
Skill to foresee safety, traffic flow and public implications of work zones and detour routes.
Skill to foresee potential safety and traffic flow implications of weather conditions and events.
Skill to determine if traffic flow data viewed is abnormal, anomalous, within or outside a range of thresholds (speed, demand, density, and capacity demand).
Skill to determine if image objects viewed are abnormal and reflect a danger to safe and efficient transportation.
Skill to use computers efficiently and effectively accomplish work assignments.
Ability to use CCTV systems in TMC or security, dispatch center or like facility.
Ability to communicate effectively with traffic operations staff, law enforcement, and public.
Ability to make disciplined assessment of information on potential emergencies and on proper operations in work zones.
Ability to adjust from a low to high level of activity quickly in response situations and make rapid judgments.
Ability to interpret and apply technical information contained in procedures, manuals and standards to accomplish the issuing temporary traffic control permits and the monitoring of traffic flow and equipment operation.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Ability to use and learn computer applications to effectively and efficiently perform work tasks.
WHY JOIN US
Hillsborough County Government provides employees with careers that are both professionally and personally rewarding. With a wide range of independent agencies to choose from, the opportunities within Hillsborough County Government are endless! You are not just an employee within the government, you are an ambassador and business partner making a huge impact within our community tha...t helps shape our future.
WHY WE EXIST
Our mission is to provide effective quality service at a reasonable cost with courtesy, integrity and accountability in a manner that protects and enhances the quality of life of our diverse population.
WHAT MATTERS MOST
Hillsborough County Government is guided by our shared values that help us deliver on the promise of effective quality service. We expect and demonstrate:
•Customer Commitment: Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
•Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity: Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
•Organizational Excellence: Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
•Success through Teamwork: Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.