Manager Traffic Signal Systems


Salary Range: $84,306 to $138,176 Annually. Pay Grade 49.

Department: Engineering and Public Works/Traffic

Location: Vista Center, 2300 N. Jog Road, WPB

Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday – Friday

Other: Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Responsible for the management of the Traffic Signal Section of the Traffic Engineering Division. Duties include the design, construction and operation of the traffic signal system, expansion of an internet-based communication system and deployment and operation of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and management of the Traffic Management Center (TMC) operations, including the Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM & O) program. Performs administrative and management duties: Coordinates and prepares inter-local agreements; administers Federal and State grants; interacts with the public, elected officials and municipal representatives; reviews and acts as liaison for engineering consultants and other County departments and divisions; coordinates and reviews technical aspects of the work as designated by the Division Director.


Bachelor’s Degree in Traffic Engineering or related field; minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in traffic engineering including two (2) years of experience in the supervisory aspects of the work. 

Necessary Special Requirement: Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of FL or licensed as a P.E. in another state and must obtain State of FL P.E. licensure within 12 months of hire

PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE WITH: Traffic signal design/system operation; internet communication systems; ITS operations; TMC management. Also desirable: Related Master’s Degree.

Please contact:

Susan Levesque, Office Manager

Palm Beach County Engineering & Public Works

Traffic Division

2300 N. Jog Rd., 3rd Fl.

West Palm Beach, FL  33411

PH:  561-684-4144     FX:  561-478-5770