Traffic Operations Engineer

Transportation Division/Engineering and Public Works
The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 141,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
We have a very exciting new position reporting to the Senior Traffic Operations Engineer in our Transportation team that will assist with the planning, upgrading, monitoring and maintenance of the traffic signal systems and street lighting within the City’s integrated multimodal network.
The primary objective of this position will be to review and approve signal designs/modifications for new developments and capital works, signal timing and coordination plans, and equipment replacement schedules. This position will also monitor equipment maintenance, plan system upgrades and expansions, maintain short, medium and longer term plans for new traffic signals, and model individual intersections and network traffic. This position will supervise two Traffic Signal Technologists and a Traffic Signal Technician.
The successful candidate will have a P. Eng , EIT, or Limited License designation and several years’ experience working with traffic signal hardware and software; and have experience with the operation and maintenance of street lighting infrastructure and standards or an equivalent amount of training and experience. A valid class 5 driver’s license or equivalent is required.
Anticipate a lively and fast-paced environment, a collaborative team environment, flexible working hours plus a comprehensive benefits package. The salary for this position ranges from $90,420 - $97,798 per year. 
Please apply on-line at  by 5:00 pm on September 8, 2017. Please submit a resume and cover letter in support of your application.
The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Engineering
Posted: August 11, 2017, 12:37 pm
Expires: September 8, 2017, 5:00 pm