Traffic Engineer - Road and Water Infrastructure

Traffic Engineer - Road and Water Infrastructure

Job Title: Traffic Engineer - Road and Water Infrastructure
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: PC - 11 -1
Contact Name: Paul Cullen
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 04, 2019 06:15

Job Description

About the Role: 
The role will involve investigating written and verbal complaints about traffic engineering matters, including desktop analysis and on-site inspections, communicating outcomes with customers and elected representatives. Mostly office based with some relatively short distance travel required to inspect outdoor locations within road environment. 

Key Responsibilities: 

Provide professional traffic engineering advice within the Road Infrastructure Planning Branch, other Council entities and external
organisations as required. This includes professional traffic engineering advice to:
  • Transportation and Infrastructure Planning program on various stages of transport network planning
  • Development Assessment branch in relation to road access and traffic impact assessment matters
  • Road Infrastructure Delivery program on road design and other various road infrastructure delivery matters concerning traffic
  • standards, signs, line marking, and local area traffic management
  • Department of Main Roads, Queensland Transport on traffic safety and effectiveness matters especially concerning the State
  • and Local infrastructure complementary impacts on traffic management
  • Other road safety partner organisations on traffic safety and efficiency
  • Report to the Traffic Program Leader regarding traffic matters arising from the Roads and Water Infrastructure Committee and Road Safety Advisory Committee, and conduct all work associated therewith.
  • Develop proactive (or reactive) management plans and strategies for Logan City traffic management of local roads, including signal network and bike-way facilities.
  • Design and certify traffic related works (intersections, traffic signals, bike-ways etc) instructions and project briefs.
Key Skills Required: 

Demonstrated high level of knowledge and previous experience in the following:
  • The traffic regulations and practices eg the Manual Of Uniform Traffic Control Devices, relevant Australian Standards and current practices traffic/transport planning
  • Project management of traffic planning and operations
  • Active transport (bike-way) planning and design
  • Development assessment with a specific focus on assessment of traffic impact and access requirements
  • Experience in disciplines listed above, within a government area would be highly regarded.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on (02) 9376 8200.