Jacobs Traffic Services Specialist in Pompano Beach, Florida

Traffic Services Specialist

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Jacobs has an exciting opportunity for a Traffic Services Specialist in our Pompano Beach office. Responsibilities are below:

  • Review and comment on roadway, signing & pavement marking, and MOT plans.

  • Lead and/or assist in the development of conceptual plans and reports, coordination with other agencies, and preparation of scopes of work.

  • Perform basic and advanced traffic engineering functions such as highway capacity analysis, ramp and weave analysis, and freeway segment analyses.

  • Perform traffic studies such as speed studies, signal warrant analyses, gap studies and lane closure analyses including review of lane closure requests. Provide detailed technical papers and project reports, as required.

  • Analyze fatal crashes and other crash data to determine locations that need traffic improvements for promoting motorist safety. Review fatal crash locations in the field and prepare disposition reports.

  • Collect traffic data for volume and speed, and perform lane closure analyses. Evaluate data using roadway design, regional demographics, and crash history.

  • Address customer complaints regarding traffic congestion, signage and other traffic related issues. Analyze all concerns from an engineering standpoint and address them in accordance with applicable rules and regulations.

  • Review MOT plans and propose the need for changes from the stand point of motorist safety.

  • Provide Traffic Incident Management (TIM) support to enhance the transfer of information to motorists and improve the efficiency of operations, and facilitate the management of incidents on the Turnpike.

  • Represent Traffic Operations at Production and Construction Meetings.

  • Act as a liaison between traffic operations and construction for the implementation of maintenance of traffic plans.

  • Perform other duties as required to support traffic operations, including but not limited to Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM&O) programs, and relevant safety initiatives.

Qualifications

  • Valid Florida Driver’s License is required

  • Successful applicants will be required to:

  • Perform field reviews along limited access roadways with active traffic

  • Complete required safety training

  • Complete client required security screening

  • Travel occasionally (typically in Florida)

  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering is required

  • A minimum of 1-4 year(s) experience in the traffic engineering field is required

  • Must have an E.I. license

  • Experience and understanding of Microsoft Office tools, Micro Station and Synchro software packages is required

  • Excellent technical writing, analytical, and verbal communications skills, which may include presentations to internal and external stakeholders required.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Florida-Pompano Beach

Req ID: BIA00014K