Traffic Engineer
Hutt City Council
Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand
19h ago

About Us

At Hutt City Council our vision is to build a connected, resilient and inclusive city where all of our people thrive - Kia noho mai tēnei tāone hei pou herenga waka, hei pou herenga kaupapa, hei wāhi whai hua ki hōna iwi.

Our council has set out a bold and ambitious plan for us to achieve. We are facing some new and exciting challenges and this offers our staff unique opportunities to create innovative positive changes with our communities.

We are reshaping our organisation to enable increased responsiveness to the needs and expectations of our communities, to be flexible in our approach, to meet future demands, to grow our capability, and to create an inclusive and progressive work environment for our staff.

About the role

Leverage your Traffic Engineering and customer skills to work with our community and stakeholders to deliver services across our transport network.

This role focuses on effective enablement of our road network for all users. In this role you will manage work programmes and assist us to achieve our Annual Plan objectives.

In this role you will help deliver transport outcomes aligned with the City's vision for the future and be an advocate for the adoption of appropriate traffic policy at Council level.

About you

This role will build on your experience in traffic engineering and ability to apply traffic principles to improvement opportunities.

An understanding of Local Government processes would be advantageous.

This role will draw not only on your people skills, but also your ability to represent Council at community meetings on transport related matters.

You should possess a sound knowledge of traffic engineering principles and operations to provide a professional service to our customers and ensure our service complies with Council Bylaws for resolution changes, public notifications and approval processes.

Further skills and experience we value include :

  • A recognised tertiary qualification
  • Demonstrated experience as a traffic or transportation engineer
  • Expert knowledge of traffic engineering principles, policies and technology
  • A strong understanding of the relevant legislative environment
  • Experience in the management of engineering projects
  • Apply Now

    A career with Hutt City Council offers you the satisfaction of contributing to your community, while working with likeminded people.

    Here at Hutt City Council, we're committed to providing opportunities for growth and development, while supporting a healthy work-life balance.

    If this sounds like the perfect fit, we'd love to hear from you.

    Join us and contribute to our vision for a new future.

    For more detail on this opportunity please see the full job description. Applications close Sunday July 25 2021

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