Job Details - Senior Technical Officer - Traffic Systems

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498615 Infrastructure Planning Permanent Engineering and Project management, Engineering

The details:

  • Permanent Full Time
  • $94,194 pa + super (up to 12%) + leave loading
    Qld Local Government Industry Award (Stream A) - Level 6 of the MBRC EBA4 Certified Agreement
  • 9 day fortnight
  • 72.5 hour fortnight
  • Hybrid, flexible working environment, including some work from home days.
  • Location: Strathpine

The position sites within the Integrated Transport Engineering (ITE) team which is one of five teams within the Integrated Transport Planning and Design Department.

The primary focus of the team is to design and project coordinate a wide variety of integrated transport projects that meet the communities needs and corporate vision with a range in value between $2M and $200M. ITE also lead the road safety, technology advancements such intelligent transport systems and urban traffic control for the regions transport system and is looking to continually grow and trial new innovations in these key areas.

About our opportunity

As our Senior Technical Officer - Traffic Systems you will assist in planning, design and operations of the traffic signal network and other intelligent transport systems (ITS) as it relates to the transport network to ensure a safe, efficient and optimised transport network to meet the needs of the community.

You will undertake analytical processes to identify and implement transport network solutions, provide technical input into the annual capital and operational works programs and liaise with Queensland State Government agencies and internal/external stakeholders on traffic operations matters

You will have the opportunity to shape, plan and deliver the Intelligent Transport Systems program and Urban Traffic Control programs for Council that is looking to innovation and trials of new technology to support the high growth of the region and keep up with technology advancements. 

You will be a part of a team who design and deliver projects up to the value of $150M due to the high growth and demands. You will gain major project experience in a Local Government setting and be a part of leading the charge to deliver major road projects for the 3rd Largest Council in Australia.  

About you

We are seeking someone who has knowledge and experience in traffic signal planning and operations and contemporary best practice intelligent transport solutions. 

You will have sound ability in applying investigative, analytical and research skills with the ability to read and interpret technical drawings associated of intelligent transport systems devices including but not limited to traffic signals.

You will have excellent written skills with the ability to preparing and presenting technical reports and proposals. You will have the ability to engage and build relationship with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. 

Our Integrated Transport Engineering team are highly collaborative and passionate about achieving high quality results for our community. We are focused on delivering on our corporate values of Service, Teamwork, Integrity, Respect and Sustainability - we are seeking a leader aligned with these values.

Position Description

Download File Role Description - Senior Technical Officer Traffic Systems.pdf

Why join the MBRC Team?

As the third largest local government area in Australia and the fifth fastest growing region, the Moreton Bay Region boasts beautiful beaches and waterways, amazing manufacturing hubs and picturesque hinterland hamlets. Moreton Bay has a strong and connected community that enjoys all the traditional Jinibara, Kabi Kabi and Turrbal country has to offer within our region.

With a diverse workforce of more than 2000 team members dedicated to servicing the needs and enhancing the lifestyle of more than 479,000 residents, each team member has an intrinsic ability to impact our community. Whether you’re a manager or working on the frontline, your role will make a difference - bring your expertise and join our driven team today.

Aside from an opportunity to build a rewarding career within a diverse and growing organisation, we offer a range of team member benefits including:

  • RPEQ development, training, ongoing professional development and mentorship by industry leaders in local government
  • Discounted Health Insurance.
  • Free flu vaccinations every year.
  • Fitness Passport program offering discounted membership for you and your family to selected facilities.
  • We are proud to offer opportunities to develop your career within a local government organisation and our team members are encouraged to undertake study for career development in their area of employment under our Study, Training And Research Scheme (STARS). 
  • Generous employer and employee super contribution scheme.
  • Salary packaging options on novated leases, superannuation payments, smartphones and devices.
  • We want you and your family to feel well supported when you need it most - as a team member you will have access our 24/7 confidential counselling service, leader support hotline, chaplaincy program and our Mates in Construction program.
  • Our Strathpine office has local parking on-site and is in close proximity to public transport networks.
  • Flexibility at MBRC depends on the type of work you do but could include options such as work from home, part time, 9-day fortnights and flexible days. Talk to us about what flexibility means to you!

How to Apply

Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role.

Please note: applicants will be required to undergo a National Police History Check as part of the recruitment process for this role.

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