Overview

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Job Description and Duties
The Division of Traffic Operations manages the flow of people, goods, and information through a variety of smart assets distributed across the California State Highway System (SHS). Under the direction of the Chief, Signal Operations Branch in District 11 (Senior Transportation Engineer Electrical, Supervisor) in Traffic & Safety Operations Division, the Transportation Engineer (Electrical)/Traffic Signal Engineer leads the effort to formalize the use of technology-based and electrical solutions on SHS. This position plays an important role in supporting and promoting the Department’s ability to utilize technology and Transportation Management Systems (TMS) in a consistent manner to benefit all travelers by making the SHS safer, smarter, equitable, context sensitive, greener, and more efficient.

Under the direction of a Senior Transportation Electrical Engineer, the incumbent performs the transportation field and office electrical, electronic, and related traffic engineering work relating to traffic signals. The incumbent conducts surveillance, analyzes the data, makes real time adjustments, coordinates signals, and documents operational modifications to traffic signals. This role assists in coordinating the development, design, and operations of traffic signals. The incumbent acts as an engineering support in all phases of Project Development (PJD) and Office of Encroachment Permits. In addition, responsibilities include review of plans, specifications, estimates, shop drawings, signal timing diagrams, and Synchro files and reports. The incumbent performs field inspection and traffic signal turn on. In addition, the incumbent assists in the collection of traffic operations field data, preparation of reports, traffic engineering studies, and other related traffic operations related work.

The incumbent is required to pass the Department of Justice background check.

Position Details
Job Code #: JC-431762
Position #(s): 911-350-3609-600
Working Title: Traffic Signal Engineer
Classification: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEER (ELECTRICAL)

$6,175.00 – $7,363.00 A
$7,071.00 – $8,848.00 B
$8,468.00 – $10,595.00 C
$9,244.00 – $11,567.00 D

# of Positions: Multiple
Work Location: San Diego County
Telework: Hybrid
Job Type: 12 Month Limited Term – Full Time
Facility: California Department of Transportation

About Caltrans, District 11

Caltrans is the State of California Department of Transportation.

Caltrans Mission: Provide a safe and reliable transportation network that serves all people and respects the environment

Caltrans Vision: A brighter future for all through a world-class transportation network

The Caltrans workforce is made up of diverse and unique individuals who contribute to our organizational success. Caltrans is about celebrating diversity, valuing one another, and recognizing that Caltrans is strong not in spite of the diverse attributes of our workforce, but because of our diversity.

Department Website: www.dot.ca.gov