County of Travis

Engineer and Sr. Engineer for Traffic Engineering Group

Austin, TX
Engineer $80,000 - $100,000; Senior Engineer $90,000 - $115,000
Filing Deadline:
Monday, February 13, 2023

Travis County's Transportation and Natural Resources (TNR) department is seeking to fill two Engineers and one Senior Engineer position in Public Works/Traffic Engineering.  The Engineering Division Manager is seeking to hire two (2) new Engineers and one (1) Senior Engineer for Public Works/Traffic Engineering to join the Travis County team.  These new positions will join an engineering team comprised of Traffic Impact Analysis Review, Traffic Engineering, Drainage and Pavement Management.   Due to an increased number of development applications, the Traffic Engineering and Traffic Impact Analysis Review Group continues to experience a high level of growth.

The Engineer and Senior Engineer positions in Public Works/Traffic Engineering will function as a project manager over highly complex small to medium-scale public works projects and coordinate/review traffic impact analysis and construction plans for residential, commercial, and industrial developments.  The ideal candidate for these roles shall have traffic impact analysis review experience, traffic control plans, preparation of speed limit studies, stop sign studies, no parking evaluations and truck exclusions requested by constituents, as well as preparation of plans for the installation of any required signs resulting from these studies.  The Senior Engineer shall have extensive experience in development/review of traffic impact analysis.  The ideal candidate for this role will scope incoming TIAs, oversee a team of TIA reviewers, manage third-party review consultant contracts, and provide quality control and oversight of the consultant.

Engineer:  Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and two (2) years of directly related, increasingly responsible professional engineering design and project management experience; or any combination of education and experience that has been achieved and is equivalent to the stated education and experience and required knowledge, skills, and abilities sufficient to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of this job.  Candidates must be licensed to practice as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Texas issued by the Texas Board of Professional Engineers. Candidates with an Engineering-in-Training certification will also be considered.  

Senior Engineer:  Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and four (4) years of directly related, increasingly responsible professional engineering design and project management experience as a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.), including two years of lead, supervisory, management and/or project management experience. If licensed in another state, must acquire license reciprocity in the State of Texas within six (6) months of date of hire.

This position is eligible for a remote/hybrid work schedule!  Travis County prides itself on offering opportunities of advancement for current employees as well.

Location:  Travis County, Texas

Hiring Range:  Engineer $80,000 - $100,000; Senior Engineer $90,000 - $115,000.

Final Filing Date:  Monday, February 13, 2023

Kylie Wilson
Senior Executive Recruiter
CPS HR Consulting
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