The City of Jacksonville, North Carolina is seeking a dedicated, innovative and experienced individual for its next City Traffic Engineer. The successful candidate will have a strong record of accomplishment and success in his/her previous assignment(s), a clear and effective writing style, and the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences. Other characteristics of the successful candidate will include being up-to-date with current technology, abilities of an effective staff and project manager, willingness to take on tough issues and resolve them to satisfaction, as well as, being a collaborative team player with other City staff
As home of Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River, the City of Jacksonville provides a unique opportunity to further the safety and mobility of a rapidly growing community, which takes great pride in upholding the quality of life of our civilian and military residents. The City of Jacksonville is known as “A Caring Community” and as such, the organization regularly supports development and advancement of employees that demonstrate a commitment to the organization and an aptitude for their trade. The City offers a competitive salary and benefit package commensurate with experience and education. This position is open until filled. Potential candidates may review the job advertisement and apply online at: www.jacksonvillenc.gov. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Human Resources at 910 938-5228.
The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Civil Engineering or related field and at least three years of progressive signal system engineering/traffic engineering experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience). Professional Engineer certification and management experience preferred.
About City of Jacksonville
The City of Jacksonville is the commercial hub of Onslow County, North Carolina and home to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River. The City has grown rapidly since 1941, when Camp Lejeune was established, and possesses a rich history dating back to 1731.Close to 80,000 people make the City their home. In 1992, Jacksonville was named an All-America City by the National Civic League. Jacksonville is also a “Tree City," an honor bestowed by the national Arbor Day Association for planting trees and creating a variety of green space for our Citizens. The City has over 18 miles of pedestrian Trails and Greenways, many public parks and is host to festivals and events year round. Whether you are visiting, or reside in the City, it won’t be long before you experience A Hero’s Welcome. Whether you are visiting family on base, spending time at the beach, or visiting for one of Jacksonville’s sporting or seasonal family events, there are a wide variety of things to do, places to visit and places to stay. Go online to VisitJacksonvilleNC.com to find out what is happening today and year round.