**Although there is a salary range for this position, salary will be negotiated depending on experience.**
This recruitment will be used to establish an open competitive and promotional eligibility list that may be used to fill this vacancy and vacancies occurring in this classification for a minimum period of six (6) months. All communication with applicants will be via email. Applicants must provide a current and valid email address when applying.
RTC Department of Human Resources determines whether or not you meet the minimum qualifications for the job based on your experience as you describe it on your application. Do not substitute a resume for your application, or write "See Attached Resume" on your application. We do not review resumes, unless specifically stated on the job announcement. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education and Work Experience" section of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment.
Performs complex and advanced professional level engineering and communication technology duties in support of ITS designs, projects, programs and studies.
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
Working Conditions: May work shifts on days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Education and Work Experience: Equivalent to a Bachelor's Degree in engineering or a closely related field, and four (4) years of demonstrated communications systems design experience or 6 years of demonstrated ITS-communication systems design experience
Licensing and Certification: Must possess and maintain a valid Class C Driver's License at the time of appointment.
Background Investigation: Employment with the Regional Transportation Commission in this position is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive background investigation, including qualifying education/experience verification, social security trace, criminal history records review, and driving history records check.
1. RTC Application On-Line Profile - Follow all the instructions on the application to include any education and experience that would qualify you for this position.
Only the most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the examination process. Candidates should ensure that they highlight any of the following professional experience they possess on their applications/resumes:
• Ability to review and interpret ITS/Communications, proposals, contract documents, and construction plans
• Experience with developing communication networks, and fiber splice diagrams for circuits
• Ability to operate CAD drafting and GIS software
• Establish & maintain work relationships with coworkers, customers and agency partners
Physical ability to perform office and related work, including operating computers and office machinery; stamina to sit for extended periods of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials weighing up to 25 pounds; vision to read printed materials; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
Designs and directs the development and maintenance of FAST Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) communication network. Provides project leadership and oversight for communications design projects and initiatives. Coordinates communications related projects for all of the region's agencies. Administers ITS Design-Build contracts, to include: communication of contract requirements, management of changes to contracts/specifications, ensuring contract and client needs are achieved. Develops, reviews, analyzes and responds to RFPs, to include: terms and conditions, data/quality requirements, price negotiation and billing. Represents the RTC in meetings with groups or individuals; answers queries and provides information/assistance as required. Researches, identifies and composes proposals for federal, State and local funding for ITS projects. Participates in professional development; stays current on trends, innovations and legal developments in the ITS- communications field. Operates a variety of office equipment, to include computers and associated software. Conducts and independently completes a variety of assigned plan reviews, circuit design, fiber splice diagrams, communications network evaluation and special projects as assigned by supervisor. Develop solutions to problems related to existing ITS devices, research industry specifications and product availability, and recommend equipment and cost effective solutions. All other duties as assigned.
Closing Date/Time: 10/7/2021 6:00 PM Pacific