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Traffic Intern for City of Pleasanton

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  • EDUARDO SERAFIN
    *CITY OF PLEASANTON* *invites applications for the position of:* Traffic Intern An Equal Opportunity Employer *SALARY:* $11.65 - $14.17 Hourly *OPENING
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 26, 2011
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      *CITY OF PLEASANTON*
      *invites applications for the position of:*
      Traffic Intern

      An Equal Opportunity Employer *SALARY:* $11.65 - $14.17 Hourly

      *OPENING DATE:* 07/11/11 *CLOSING DATE:* Continuous

      * THE COMMUNITY: *
      One of Northern California�s premier residential and business communities,
      Pleasanton is well regarded as an attractive and friendly city with a strong
      heritage, active and involved residents, a wide variety of services, well
      planned business areas, a historic downtown and well-cared for homes in
      family oriented neighborhoods.

      *OUR VISION FOR THE ORGANIZATION

      *We believe in an organization that:


      - Provides excellent customer service at all levels.

      - Has a management team that leads by example, where strength of
      character, dedication, problem-solving and integrity count.

      - Endorses continuous learning to assure employees have the skills to
      provide effective services and the training and education to prepare for
      career advancement opportunities.

      - Fosters open and honest communication among all employees, across all
      departments and with the public.

      - Is driven by clear objectives where strong performance is rewarded.

      - Operates as one cohesive organization, not isolated departments,
      fostering collaborative interdepartmental partnerships with all employees
      for organizational and community problem-solving.

      - Values all members of the organization and the community.

      *
      THE DEPARTMENT

      *The Traffic Engineering Division is located in the Administration Offices
      of the City of Pleasanton. The Traffic Engineering Division of the Community
      Development Department is responsible for planning and operating the
      roadways, sidewalks, and bikeways in the City to provide for the safe and
      efficient movement of people, goods and services within Pleasanton. The most
      common requests to Traffic Division staff involve review of safety, speed,
      traffic signals, signs and markings, school and neighborhood traffic
      conditions.


      *THE POSITION:*

      Under the direction of the City Traffic Engineer and other Traffic Division
      staff members, the Intern will perform various duties in support of projects
      and assignments in the Traffic Engineering Division.

      *Typical duties include:*


      - Collect traffic data throughout the City using specialized equipment.
      Drive City vehicles including mid-size van.


      - Organize traffic data into spreadsheets and charts using Microsoft
      Excel and various graphics programs.


      - Take measurements, take photographs, and record observations on
      roadways, sidewalks, and bikeways throughout the City.


      - Perform routine maintenance of computerized collision records program.


      - Work with Geographic Information Systems program to update city maps
      related to traffic.


      - Assist with the preparation of work requests for installation of signs,
      and other traffic control devices.



      *THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:*
      *The ideal candidate will:*


      - Be pursuing a college degree in a technical field.


      - Be at least 17 years of age.


      - Be proficient in Microsoft Office computer applications.


      - Possess the ability to multi task and prioritize assignments.


      - Possess a valid California Class C driver's license.


      - Possess strong oral and written communication skills.



      *THE SELECTION PROCESS:*

      The qualifications of each applicant, as set forth in the employment
      application will be reviewed. The most qualified candidates will be invited
      to participate in an oral examination process, which may include certain
      practical and written exercises intended to assess the candidate�s ability
      to perform certain duties of the position.

      *Candidates will receive all communications by email regarding the
      recruitment process, which includes, but is not limited to, application
      status, testing dates, and interview scheduling. If you require special
      accommodations, please contact Human Resources. *



      *All aspects of employment shall be without regard to sex, disability, race,
      political affiliation, religious creed, natural origin, or age. Reasonable
      accommodations will be made for disabled applicants. Please advise the
      Human Resources Office, in advance, of any special needs.*

      APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
      www.ci.pleasanton.ca.us<http://agency.governmentjobs.com/pleasanton/www.ci.pleasanton.ca.us>

      OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT:
      123 Main Street, P.O. Box 520
      Pleasanton, CA 94566
      925-931-5048
      925-931-5056


      An Equal Opportunity Employer Job #Temp-07/11
      TRAFFIC INTERN
      XS

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      ***Eduardo C. Serafin, PE, AICP*
      Traffic Engineer & Transportation Planner
      Adjunct Faculty/Lecturer
      Department of Urban & Regional Planning
      San Jose State University
      (510) 375-3997


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