The Public Works department is currently seeking highly motivated, problem solving, and well-organized candidates to be our next Traffic Engineering Manager (Public Works Division Manager – Engineering). The Traffic Engineering Manager manages the traffic engineering division and associated programs. The Manager is responsible for ensuring that program goals, objectives, policies, and processes are being formulated, implemented, and carried out with focus on efficiency and innovation. The Manager performs advanced and complex technical engineering work, provides technical direction and solutions related to the program services and activities, and ensures staff and program compliance with applicable laws, regulations, policies, and procedures. Staying abreast of new trends, innovations and relevant emerging products is a key role of the Traffic Engineering Manager. The Traffic Engineering Manager reports directly to the Deputy Director of Public Works-Engineering and supervises three city staff and multiple consultant contracts.
The City of Elk Grove is a well-run, responsible public agency with a welcoming and engaged workforce committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Public Works Department’s success is strongly rooted in our commitment to teamwork, efficiency, and innovation. Whether you are ready to take that next step your career or are looking for something new, this position provides you with the opportunity to help guide the delivery of some of the region’s biggest and most exciting projects.
Tentative Recruitment Timeline Filing Deadline: 11:59 PM on December 7, 2022 Oral Board Interviews: December 15, 2022 (virtual) Final Selection Interviews: December 19, 2022 (in person)
For a complete job description, further details about our benefit package and to apply, please visit our website at: elkgrovecity.org/jobs.
Human Resources Department
8401 Laguna Palms Way | Elk Grove, CA 95758 | 916-683-7111
Education/Training: A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering, environmental engineering or a closely related field.
Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible experience in professional traffic, professional civil or environmental engineering, including two years of administrative responsibility.
License or Certificate:
Possession of an appropriate, valid driver’s license.
For all areas of assignment, possession of a current certificate of registration as a Professional Civil Engineer or Professional Traffic Engineer in California is required. Possession of a current Professional Traffic Engineer license in California is highly desirable for the Traffic Engineering area of assignment.
Elk Grove is a vibrant, family-friendly community of approximately 178,124 people in the Sacramento, California region, located 14 miles south of the State Capital and 60 miles east of the Bay Area. Elk Grove is a young, ethnically diverse, modern city that was incorporated in 2000. Elk Grove has low crime, excellent schools, over 100 community parks and 28 miles of trails, plentiful dining and shopping options, numerous annual events and festivals, and over 270 sunny days per year.