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Bicycle Intersection Coordinator more...
Location:New York, NY
Company:New York City DOT
First posted:June 07, 2017

NYC DOT seeks to hire an ambitious and self-motivated engineer/designer/project manager to join its Bicycle and Greenway Program to focus on intersection design and safety in order to reduce injuries as part of the Citys Vision Zero initiative, a multi-agency effort to reduce traffic fatalities in NYC. The Bicycle Intersection Coordinator will manage bicycle and pedestrian safety projects from their initial stages of development through to implementation and develop typical designs and standards for innovative, data driven approaches to improving safety on NYC streets, with a focus on intersection treatments. With latitude for independent judgment and under the supervision of the director, the candidate will be responsible for technical, analytical, graphic, field, and administrative work as part of a very collaborative and high performing team. Duties include, but are not limited to: research, analysis, and development of policies, engineering street design standards, and specifications; field surveys of existing and post-implementation conditions; development of geometric street designs using AutoCAD; data analysis and report writing, creation of graphics for visual representation of data, and coordination with other DOT units, government agencies, contractors, and community groups, as needed. The ideal candidate should also have experience in managing budgets and grants, meeting milestones and compliance with all city, state, and federal oversight rules and regulations. The Bicycle and Greenway Program is responsible for the nations largest network of on-street bicycle facilities (1000+ lane miles), enhancing street safety, and increasing bike ridership in NYC. The teams primary focus is on innovative redesign of City streets to expand and improve the bike network.

1. A baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college and one (1) year of full-time satisfactory experience in civil engineering work; or 2. A baccalaureate degree in civil engineering from an accredited college and a masters degree in civil engineering from an accredited college. A masters degree in civil engineering from an accredited college can only be used to substitute for one year of full-time satisfactory work experience in civil engineering. A degree in any other engineering area, or in any engineering technology area, is not acceptable.

The preferred candidate will have knowledge of safe street design, traffic analysis, progressive transportation policy, and urban cycling, as well as project management experience including managing multiple priorities, excellent problem solving capabilities, strong leadership skills, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. The preferred candidate must also be a clear and effective communicator, both verbally and through written reports and correspondence. The preferred candidate will be proficient in AutoCAD and have knowledge of AASHTO, MUTCD, and NACTO standards for bicycle facility design, traffic calming, urban design, and transportation engineering. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, as well as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, is desirable. It is desirable that the candidate possess both a valid New York State Motor Vehicle Drivers License and a strong interest in cycling on NYC streets.

All resumes are to be submitted electronically using one of the following methods: External applicants, go to (please use the apply button below) and search for Job ID # 281619 Current city employees, log into Employee Self Service at (please use the apply button below) and follow the Careers link and search for Job ID # 281619 No phone calls, faxes or personal inquiries permitted. Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Most public libraries have computers available for use. Note: New hires must reside in NYC for the first two years of employment. Appointments are subject to OMB approval. For more information about DOT, visit us at: (please use the apply button below).

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55 Water St Ny Ny

New York City Residency is not required for this position

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