This is the top level management/administrative position in the City of St. Louis Traffic Division responsible for planning, directing, coordinating, and supervising the installation, operation, and maintenance of all traffic signals, signs and markings, and determining their character, location and use. Duties include: developing plans and evaluating operational aspects for new street and highway locations; establishing/revising traffic regulations; researching new techniques and materials in the line of traffic controls; performing studies concerning present transportation systems, travel patterns, land use, parking, population density and economic activity, and formulating alternatives with respect to transportation system and land use plans. Incumbent reports to the Director of Streets. For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Commissioner of Traffic at https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/personnel/documents/classification-specifications.cfm
A Bachelor's degree in Traffic or Civil Engineering, or a directly related field accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, Inc.; plus five years of traffic engineering experience. At least two years of this experience must include supervising/managing staff involved in traffic engineering operations and maintenance.
Registration: Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Missouri or registration in another state with eligibility for reciprocity in Missouri.
License: Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver’s license while employed by the City of St. Louis. Must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of filing application and be able to present it at time of the Oral Interview. Please note type of license, number, class and expiration date on the Employment Application.
Documentation of academic credentials must be submitted at the time of the Oral Interview.
LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION: Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill the anticipated vacancies. Please submit application as soon as possible. Applications can be submitted on the Internet. Visit the City web site at http://stlouis-mo.gov/jobs
Internal Number: 3046
About City of St. Louis
Becoming an employee of the City of St. Louis means becoming part of the team that is leading our region's resurgence. It means doing important, significant work that directly affects the lives of more than 315,000 residents. As an employee of the City, you'll join a staff of hundreds of people who love St. Louis and are committed to serving the people with whom we share this great City.