Goverment Jobs
Published
February 21, 2020
Location
City Of Long Beach, California
Job Type

Description

DESCRIPTION

Accepting online applications only. Apply online 24 hours a day, beginning February 21, 2020 through 4:30 p.m. March 6, 2020.

VACANCY INFORMATION: Current vacancy exist in the Public Works Department. The Harbor Department also uses this classification.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Under general supervision, performs a variety of professional engineering work in the preparation, planning, and design of traffic engineering projects; performs traffic collision analyses with particular reference to engineering features involved; prepares and assist in the preparation of preliminary reports, plans, estimates, specifications, and designs for traffic signal installations and systems, parking facilities, and other traffic transportation projects; designs traffic signal timing systems; conducts route location and feasibility studies; reviews plans for roadway construction and off-street development projects; conducts special studies and prepares technical reports; plans traffic signing and striping projects, marking and lighting projects; may review recommendations and work of others; may interact with public officials; performs other related duties as required
REQUIREMENTS TO FILE

Candidates must meet either option A OR B:
A. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related field (proof required) *.
OR
B.Possession of a valid Engineer in Training Certificate recognized by the California State Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists (proof required) *.
*Required documents, such as a degree, certificate, or transcripts must be uploaded to the online application at the time of filing. Any proofs submitted must contain either the applicant's name or other identifying characteristic on the form. Candidates who possess degrees from colleges or universities from outside the United States must attach proof of educational equivalency.

Additional Requirements to File:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • A valid class C driver license is required and a current DMV driving record must be submitted to the hiring department at time of selection.
  • Willingness to work overtime, weekend, and/or holiday hours.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:Coursework in traffic or transportation engineering; experience with traffic signal systems; and/or proficiency in computer-aided design.

SELECTION PROCEDURE

EXAMINATION WEIGHTS:
Application Packet............................................. Qualifying

This examination will be conducted using the non-competitive procedure. All applicants meeting the minimum requirements to file will be placed on the eligible list, with those receiving Veteran's Credit first and then in the order in which applications were filed.

If you have not received notification of the status of your application by March 20, 2020 please contact the Civil Service Department at (562) 570-6202.

In support of the City's Language Access Policy, bilingual skills (Spanish, Khmer and/or Tagalog) are desirable for some positions interacting with public.

Please note that the selection procedure in the job opportunity bulletin is subject to change for the next recruitment.

See the previous selection procedure, as stated on the(previousjob opportunity bulletin).

ADA Vector

This information is available in an alternativeformat by request at (562)570-6202.If special accommodation is desired, please contact the Civil ServiceDepartment two (2) business days prior to the test at (562) 570-6202.For hearing impaired, call (562) 570-6638.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.

K79AN-20 SG Traffic Engineering Ass. CSC 2/19/20

Long Beach is a dynamic city covering over 52.3 square miles and featuring 8 miles of shoreline, beaches and scenic marinas.It is the 5th largest city in California and the32ndlargest city in the United States.Long Beach is also the most diverse community with a population of over 487,000 and offers its residents and visitors entertainment, shopping, fine dining, golf courses, cruise lines, historical and cultural districts and tourist attractions like the Aquarium of the Pacific, Farmer's Market, Toyota Grand Prix, Long Beach Museum of Art, Queen Mary, and the Pike at Rainbow Harbor.Long Beach Unified School District received the Broad Prize for the Best Urban School District.Long Beach is a city where you can live, work and play.

Employee Benefits
The City of Long Beach offers its employees opportunities to grow personally and professionally.As a permanent employee, you are eligible to receive fringe benefits that include:
Medical and Dental Insurance
Life Insurance
Retirement Plan (P.E.R.S.)
Paid Vacation, Personal Holidays and Sick Leave
Deferred Compensation
Credit Union Membership
Free Bus Transportation (Long Beach Transit)
Flexible Spending Accounts
Free Employee Parking
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I. INSTRUCTIONS: The purpose of this supplemental application is to derive more specific information about your qualifications for this position. This form will serve as the basis for qualifying candidates on the eligible list. Be specific and detailed in your responses. Do not leave any questions unanswered. If you have no experience, please so indicate. Resumes will not be considered as part of the Civil Service application process and may not be substituted in lieu of the completed application or supplemental applications. Do you understand the above information?

  • Yes
  • No
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II. REQUIREMENTS TO FILE: Please indicate under which of the following options you qualify for the Traffic Engineering Associate position.

  • I graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field (proof required) *.
  • I have possession of a valid Engineer in Training Certificate recognized by the California State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (proof required) *.
  • I do not meet the aforementioned requirements as described above. Selecting this option will disqualify you from the Traffic Engineering Associate position.
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Do you possess the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing?

  • Yes
  • No
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Are you willing to work overtime, weekend, and/or holiday hours?

  • Yes
  • No
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A valid class C driver license is required and a current DMV driving record must be submitted to the hiring department at time of selection. Do you understand the information above?

  • Yes
  • No
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III. EXPERIENCE: Describe your knowledge, experience, and responsibilities conducting traffic studies. Please be specific and clarify the type and purpose of the studies. If you do not have any experience, type N/A.

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    Describe your knowledge, experience, and responsibilities in Traffic Signal Timing and Coordination. If you do not have any experience, type N/A.

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      Describe your knowledge, experience, and responsibilities in Traffic Signal Design. If you do not have any experience, type N/A.

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        Describe your knowledge, experience, and responsibilities in Environmental Review for Development Projects. If you do not have any experience, type N/A.

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          Describe the types of written materials you have prepared (i.e., reports, memos, letters, etc.) If you do not have any experience, type N/A.

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            IV. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: Please indicate which of the following, if any, desirable qualifications you possess. Check all that apply. Answering "I do not posses any of the above listed" will NOT disqualify you from this position.

            • Coursework in traffic or transportation engineering
            • Experience with traffic signal systems
            • Proficiency in computer-aided design
            • I do not posses any of the above listed.
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            V. GENERAL QUESTIONS: I understand that proof of required documents must be submitted as attachments at the time of filing. I also understand that failure to submit all required documents at the time of filing will result in my application being considered incomplete. Proofs for this position may include: degrees, college transcripts, Engineering in Training Certificate, or DD-214 Member 4 Form, if claiming veteran's preference. Do you understand the information stated above?

            • Yes
            • No
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            Please note that candidates who possess degrees from colleges or universities from outside the United States must attach proof of educational equivalency at the time of filing.

            For information on evaluation services: Education Evaluation Services

            Do you understand the information stated above?

            • Yes
            • No
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            Are you claiming Veteran's Preference? Note: If you answer "YES", a copy of your DD-214 Member 4 Form (or other appropriate documentation) must be attached with your application at time of filing.

            • Yes
            • No
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            I certify that I have personally completed the information provided and that it is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that any falsification may cancel any terms, conditions, or privileges of employment.

            • Yes
            • No

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