Arlington County's Department of Environmental Services is seeking a Design Engineer to join the Operations group for the Transportation Engineering and Operations Bureau (TE&O).
Specific duties Include:
Drafting and reviewing AutoCAD roadway design plans (i.e., sign & marking, pedestrian improvement, transit stop improvement, and Maintenance of Transportation), and concept and preliminary design plans to address operational safety concerns;
Reviewing site plans for school expansion and/or renovation projects and coordinating with Arlington Public School officials to provide technical expertise concerning safety operations;
Coordinating with other agencies and programs to provide technical support and expertise on transportation operational, access, and safety matters;
Developing design concepts, reviewing plans, and/or providing technical expertise for multi-modal urban safety improvement projects to include ADA and pedestrian requirements, bicycle accommodations, transit operations, and shared curb space usage;
Performing synchronization/capacity analysis and developing design alternatives for enhancements to the roadway network;
Conducting safety studies (i.e., all-way stop, pedestrian, collision, and speed) to develop short term and longer term design alternatives for small-scaled transportation enhancements to improve safety, mobility, and access;
Engaging with Arlington County customers by gathering transportation-related data to investigate customer concerns, attending civic association meetings, and responding to these concerns via written and/or verbal communication;
Developing, reviewing and/or evaluating procedural guidelines, technical standards, and policies for onsite surveys, investigations, evaluations, analyses, and the application of safety and access mitigation measures; and
Assisting with reviews and updates to the County Code and the development of a Standard Operating Safety Manual, the Operations team's webpage, and the TE&O bureau's Sharepoint site.For more information about this opportunity please visit https://careers.arlingtonva.us/. As an Employer of Choice, Arlington County offers a competitive salary and a great benefits package including a Defined Benefit (pension) plan. For more information on Arlington's family friendly benefits, click on the link within the full job description on our website.
The ideal candidate will have excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills, and be proficient in a variety of software applications such as Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, etc
(Senior Engineer Level): A Bachelor's degree in Engineering plus considerable professional experience in transportation design and/or operations with a focus on multi-modal access, analysis, and safety. (Journey Engineer Level): A Bachelor's degree in Engineering plus some professional experience in transportation design and/or operations with a focus on multi-modal access, analysis, and safety.
For more information about this opportunity please visit https://careers.arlingtonva.us/. As an Employer of Choice, Arlington County offers a competitive salary and a great benefits package including a Defined Benefit (pension) plan.
Arlington County (VA) Government is an equal opportunity employer.