Announcement: ODOT17-0015oc Transportation Analyst - Associate in Engineering 2 ODOT Highway Region 1 Portland
At ODOT Region 1 in Portland, we are recruiting for a permanent, full-time transportation analyst to provide traffic engineering analysis for the development of transportation improvements and planning documents for development review, long-range planning, and access management. The key responsibilities for this position include:
Analyzing impacts for all modes, including vehicle traffic, during the development review process.
Applying technical expertise to solve complex transportation issues and to recommend appropriate types of improvement to solve highway safety and efficiency problems within the context of the community and environment.
Providing traffic data to and coordinate with other technical services units of the division as needed to develop solutions.
IMPORTANT NOTE: We can only accept applications submitted through our applicant portal, link below. Or, go to odotjobs.com and search for ODOT17-0015oc.
Minimum Qualifications: A Fundamentals of Engineering certificate (FE) AND one year of experience applying professional engineering theory, principles and methods.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Preferred Attributes: The following attributes are not required, but we may show preferences to candidates whose application materials demonstrate the following:
Awareness of an interest in the relationship between local land use decisions and transportation system performance.
Knowledge and skills regarding traffic impact analysis.
Skills and abilities related to the use of traffic analysis tools such as VISSIM and Synchro.
Ability to represent ODOT with integrity, including attention to quality in all written and oral communication.
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, road...s, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.
Our mission is to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians.