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Type: Standard

Location: St. James

Starts: May. 12, 2021

$ Paid
 Full Time
 Part Time


Application Deadline:  02/28/2021

Job Post ID:  13583

Min Monthly Salary:  $11.87 to $15.42 per hour

Contact Number:  573-751-8653

Notice:  This is a wage,  non-benefit eligible position working no more than 1,039 hours in one year.

In order to be considered for this position go to MoDOT Careers

Remote work location and/or teleworking is not available for this position.

General Summary:Assigned to job duties ranging from assistant traffic technician to senior traffic studies specialist,  based on level ofeducation and previous work experience.

In order to be considered for this vacancy please go to the Missouri Department of TransportationEmploymentApplication System (EAS)and submit an on-line application.  Applications,  and if applicable transcripts,  must bereceived by no later than 11:55 pm of the closing date listed on the advertised vacancy.

MoDOT is primarily conducting telephone interviews due to social distancing requirements at this time.  Forapplicants being interviewed who are hearing or speech impaired and need assistance,  we will coordinate withthe Missouri Relay System.

During the COVID-19 pandemic,  MoDOT strictly enforces social distancing,  face covering,  and other safetyrequirements to ensure the health and safety of our employees and those who we serve.


Examples of Work:

•Coordinate the collection of traffic volume on roadways and codes data for computer processing,  providesrecommendations,  and coordinates correction of deficiencies.

•Performs and summarizes radar speed surveys to determine the characteristic speeds of motorists to establish aspeed limit that is both safe and comfortable.

•Analyzes accident reports to prepare diagrams that include types and locations of accidents and dates,  times,  andweather conditions.

•Performs initial field site reviews by documenting existing conditions using photo logs and video.

•Conducts daytime and nighttime field evaluations of work zones to determine compliance with standards.

•Performs routine monitoring of field traffic devices such as signs,  signals,  and roadway marking,  with limiteddecision-making capabilities;  eliminates traffic control conflicts between adjacent work zones.

•Interacts with external and internal customers in order to answer traffic-related questions,  respond to complaints andrequests,  or to discuss traffic control ordinances,  plans,  policies,  and procedures.

•Organizes field and office traffic data into traffic study documents;  creates various maps and diagrams in correlationwith traffic concerns.

•Maintains traffic databases such as traffic project assignments and progress reports.

•May attend resident engineer and maintenance superintendent meetings and provide work zone feedback.

•Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:  Must be a college undergraduate currently enrolled in civil engineering at a college accredited toward a Bachelor#sdegree in civil engineering (BSCE)  who has completed their freshman year (normally 30 semester hours)  in pre-civilengineering coursework;  or must be a college undergraduate enrolled in pre-civil engineering at a college having atransfer agreement,  with an intent to obtain a BSCE (normally 30 semester hours)  in pre-civil engineering coursework.

Supervisory Responsibilities:  None

Special Working Conditions/Job Characteristics:  Job requires exposure to moderately adverse and undesirable environmental conditions.

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