Traffic Infrastructure Design Lead


Openings 1
Location Name
City Hall
Red Deer, Alberta, CA
Operating Units Engineering Services
Date Posted Aug 04, 2022
Profession Engineering and related services
Experience Level(s) Mid-Level
Job Type(s) Permanent, Full Time
Education Level(s) University - Bachelors
Job ID job-6282
Hourly rate $44.66 to $55.82
Rate per annum $87,415 to $109,268
Status Active
Division Development & Protective Services

Position Summary


This exempt supervisory position is responsible for the planning and design of traffic signals and streetlight infrastructure projects and programs, and for the overall supervision of the Traffic Signal & Streetlight Design group with the Engineering Services’ Traffic Section. The position assumes professional engineering responsibilities for traffic signal and streetlight infrastructure planning, design, and construction projects. Traffic Signal & Streetlight Design group priorities and daily duties are carried out through consultation with the Traffic Engineer.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduation from university with a Degree in Electrical or Civil Engineering, focused on traffic engineering (specifically traffic signals and streetlight related design).
  • Membership as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). Membership as a Professional Licensee (P.L.(Eng.)) with APEGA may be considered with additional experience in traffic engineering, beyond the listed minimum below.
  • Certification as a Traffic Signal Design/Engineering Technician Level II and/or Roadway Lighting Technician Level II with the International Municipal Signal Association (IMSA) is an asset.
  • Minimum five years of diversified experience in traffic signals and streetlight design and project management, with progressively more responsible duties and supervision of others.
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of traffic signals and streetlight design.
  • Knowledge of applicable legislation relative to municipal traffic operations.
  • Ability to devise solutions to complex engineering problems, where there is little precedence to rely on.  Experience with directing the use of complex engineering optimization software is preferred.
  • Skill in the preparation of technical reports.  Ability to communicate effectively with the public, consultants, contractors, and the news media both verbally & in writing.

Affiliation: Exempt 

Hours of Work: 75 hours biweekly, Monday to Friday. Some evening and weekend work may be required.

Please Note: This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

The City of Red Deer’s COVID-19 Immunization Policy is currently suspended and may be re-implemented if the hazard level and situation warrants it.  For more information, please refer to The City’s COVID-19 Immunization Policy 222-CA

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Applications are being accepted until October 12, 2022

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