Engineer - Traffic & Transportation

Jefferson County, WA Public Works Department   Port Townsend, WA   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on October 11, 2021
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Jefferson County, WA Public Works Department seeks an Engineer III to guide the direction of the Jefferson County, WA public road system: In the long term through transportation planning, grants, and interagency coordination and in the short term through traffic plans, studies, and traffic modifications.  If you are an engineer and have experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering, or you have always wanted to develop your skills in this area, this is a fantastic opportunity.


Duties include

  • Provide innovative solutions to current and future transportation system challenges
  • Develop short- and long- range Transportation Goals, Plans, and Policies including the 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP), Annual Road Construction Program (ACP), and the Transportation Element of the Comprehensive Plan
  • Develop and maintain traffic engineering inventories and databases and create traffic engineering studies and reports utilized to design transportation improvements


Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in civil engineering and 4 years progressively more responsible civil or traffic engineering experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience. More information is available in the job description.



Registration as a Professional Engineer in the State of Washington is desirable


Work Week

The work week is Monday – Friday

The typical work day is 8:00am – 5:00pm, with a 1-hour lunch


This position is full time, 40 hours per week with excellent benefits

Starting pay typically $31.09/hour. Full pay range $31.09 – $39.80


How to Apply

Submit application, resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, briefly summarize your experience with transportation planning or traffic engineering, or both.  Application and job description are available here:


Open until filled – first review Friday, October 29, 2021. EOE