EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Multimodal Transportation Planner position in Manatee County


This classification applies transportation planning principles in the analysis, review, and reporting of land use impacts on multimodal transportation needs.

Specific Responsibilities:

The Multimodal Transportation Planner is a professional and technical position, responsible for work in planning and coordinating the County’s motorized and non-motorized transportation programs, plans, and activities. She/he applies multimodal methods to performing transportation planning related duties, including preparing and reviewing traffic studies for land development projects consistent with applicable State and County standards.  The candidate should be able to research data and information related to mobility and transportation to perform traffic analysis and transportation and mobility studies, GIS data analysis, prepare reports and present results using data current visualization techniques under a safe, efficient, effective, equitable, and sustainable perspective. Transportation network analysis will be also a critical part of her/his duties using pertinent software applications such as ArcGIS, R, FSUTMS (Cube Voyager, TransCAD, VISSUM), Highway Capacity Software, and Synchro Studio.

Specific Knowledge and Experience:
Knowledge of the principles, practices, and objectives of multimodal transportation planning, including the analysis of data and preparation of planning reports and studies.

Knowledge of current literature, trends, and developments in vehicular, bicycle/pedestrian, multimodal, environmental, and urban/regional transportation planning.
Experience preparing and submitting grant applications. Prior experience with GIS data analysis, transportation impact analysis, mobility simulations, planning/evaluation of long range transportation needs,  and examining,  designing, planning , and managing multimodal transportation systems are highly desired.

Bachelor’s degree in a field of engineering or science with applicability to transportation planning or traffic engineering, such as Civil Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography, or Urban & Regional Planning.  Minimum of three years professional experience in transportation planning.  Knowledge of principles and practices of transportation planning, traffic analysis, and travel demand modeling is highly recommended. Must be able to understand and prepare input data for simulation models, analyze model output, and clearly communicate results with technical audience and general public. Valid driver’s license with valid Florida driver’s license within 30 days of hire. Salary Range – $51 – $80K. AA/EEO/M/F/VET PREF/DFWP ***  APPLY ON-LINE ONLY AT:  www.mymanatee.org

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/manateecounty/jobs/2352767/multimodal-transportation-planner?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

NOTES:

Additional Salary Information: A competitive salary within the range of $52k to $81k 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 Manatee County Public Works

About 315,000 people call Manatee County home, but our population increases considerably in the winter when high temperatures vary between 65 and 75 degrees. Many northerners, affectionately known as Snow Birds, have second homes or rent a winter home here. The Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport, located on the Manatee-Sarasota County border, provides service to more than one million passengers per year. The area is also served by Amtrak Train Service and the Greyhound Bus lines. Manatee County Area Transit System provides inexpensive public transportation to most developed reaches of the County. Other areas are easily accessible by car. Interstate 75 traverses north and south through Manatee County and is a major artery to get to other interstate routes.  We are located 40 minutes to Tampa and 90 minutes to Orlando. Manatee County’s top industries are tourism, sports and agriculture. Tomatoes, strawberries and peppers are our highest-grossing crops. Bealls Department Store is headquartered in Bradenton. Tropicana is one of the top employers in the County. Commercial fishing is found, especially in the Village of Cortez. Manatee County is also the Spring Training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The world’s largest and most advanced multi-sport training and educational institution IMG Academy (aka  Bollettieri Tennis Academy ) is located in Manatee County.  Who lives in Manatee county enjoys beautiful beaches and golden sun sets.

If specific questions arise, please contact Nelson Galeano at Nelson.Galeano@mymanatee.org

 


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Transportation/Traffic Engineer


CALTRAN Engineering Group, Inc. is seeking an Entry Level Transportation/Traffic Engineer as part of Tampa office. You will be working with a fast growing firm, helping to prepare traffic studies and resolve challenging issues, be involved in parking analyses, field visits, origin-destination studies and travel demand modeling tasks. Our projects range from local projects to major regional studies.

Duties and responsibilities:

Help prepare traffic impact studies and memorandums.

Help analyze major operational traffic issues and recommend solutions.

Performs site plan reviews to identify any violations of traffic design standards and possible safety hazards.

Assist in design and preparation of construction plans and specifications for signing and pavement markings, signalization, etc.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university.

EIT or ability to pass the FE within the first six months of employment.

0-2 years of traffic analysis/study experience and/or modeling.

Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with traffic simulation software such as CORSIM, VISSIM, and Synchro.

Experience with Florida DOT design criteria, standards and specifications.

Experience with GIS, Microstation/GEOPak.

Please email your resume to Moe Lavasani (mlavasani@caltrangroup.com) and apply at www.employflorida.com (job #10809503)

CALTRAN Engineering Group, Inc.
5118 N 56th St., Suite 125  – Tampa, FL  33610
Tel  (813) 488-7834
Fax (786) 513-0711
www.caltrangroup.com

 


Engineer Intern – Roadway


ELEMENT Engineering Group, LLC has openings for an Engineer Intern in our Roadway group.  ELEMENT has served the engineering needs of public- and private-sector clients since 2006 in the areas of transportation engineering, structures, utilities, civil, and survey. Our efforts focus on providing quality services while maintaining high ethical standards with regard for the public, community, and the environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Under direction of senior level engineers, prepare plans, and calculations
  • Conduct engineering activities including field visits, calculations, data collection, and design
  • Complete work accurately and in accordance with quality control and assurance procedures
  • Effectively communicate and coordinate with other members of the design team.
  • 3D modeling in MicroStation
  • Be familiar with Florida Department of Transportation systems, policies, and procedures and apply those to work products

Requirements

  • Licensed Engineer Intern with the State of Florida; licensed Florida Professional Engineer a plus
  • Working knowledge of Microstation
  • Prior internship experience in transportation design or analysis a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of the practical application of engineering principles, practices, and techniques, including AASHTO guidelines, the Florida Design Manual or Florida Green Book
  • Ability to work independently on multiple tasks and problem solve
  • Working experience with Microsoft Office software
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work for any employer in the United States

ELEMENT provides a competitive salary and benefits package. ELEMENT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any federally-protected status.

ELEMENT will not provide sponsorship for this position.

 


Engineer Intern – Traffic


ELEMENT Engineering Group, LLC has openings for an Engineer Intern in our Traffic group.  ELEMENT has served the engineering needs of public- and private-sector clients since 2006 in the areas of transportation engineering, structures, utilities, civil, and survey. Our efforts focus on providing quality services while maintaining high ethical standards with regard for the public, community, and the environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide support to senior professional engineers and technical staff across all disciplines but focusing on traffic services
  • Complete field reviews and collect data to support preparation of plans and traffic studies through use of professional judgment to identify data needed for design and items identified through Road Safety Audit prompt lists
  • Utilize existing conditions data to design and prepare plans under the responsible charge of a senior professional engineer or project manager
  • Assist with preparation of concept plans, feasibility reports, traffic analysis studies. plans, and specifications
  • Design and support production of signing, pavement marking, signalization and lighting plans for a variety of clients
  • Be familiar with Florida Department of Transportation systems, policies, and procedures and apply those to work products

Requirements

  • Licensed Engineer Intern with the State of Florida; licensed Florida Professional Engineer a plus
  • Working knowledge of Microstation
  • Prior internship experience in transportation design or analysis a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of the practical application of engineering principles, practices, and techniques, including AASHTO guidelines, the Florida Design Manual or Florida Green Book
  • Ability to work independently on multiple tasks and problem solve
  • Experience with Synchro or similar traffic analysis software a plus
  • Working experience with Microsoft Office software
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work for any employer in the United States

ELEMENT provides a competitive salary and benefits package. ELEMENT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any federally-protected status.

ELEMENT will not provide sponsorship for this position.

 


TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERS


ICON Consultant Group is a Florida Transportation Engineering Firm with offices in Tampa and Orlando. We are a growing and passionate group having a working relationship with the Florida Department of Transportation, Local Municipalities, State Universities, Land Development Companies, and other Engineering and Construction Companies.

For our Tampa and Orlando offices, ICON is seeking Transportation Engineers who have a strong interest in developing alternative innovative solutions to the challenging transportation demands in Florida. ICON has Safety and Operations contracts, as well as design contracts involving Diverging Diamond Interchanges, roundabouts, and traditional projects, with FDOT offices and local governments throughout Florida.

Project tasks include:

  • Design policy development
  • Alternative interchange and intersection innovative concepts development
  • Traffic Engineering Studies in West and Central Florida
  • Complete Street Studies and Concepts
  • Safety evaluations to address pedestrians, bikes, transit and vehicles
  • Traffic Signals and Lighting Design
  • Roadway Concept Development

What we look for in candidates: Good communication and organizational skills, ability to create a positive working environment, and proven experience with critical thinking.

Engineers: Candidates must have obtained the Engineer Intern (EI) Certificate. Related experience is preferred.

Senior Engineers: Candidates must have their PE license with 5+ years of experience.

Contact: Please email or call:

Angelo G. Belluccia, PE, Principal
ICON Consultant Group. Inc.
10006 North Dale Mabry Hwy, Suite 201
Tampa, FL 33618
Ph: 813-962-8689
Email: abelluccia@iconconsultantgroup.com
www.iconconsultantgroup.com

 


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