ITS Supervisor (Georgia Department of Transportation)

April 9, 2024


Under limited supervision, serves as a lead engineer performing engineering assignments. Provides engineering assistance developing project plans, designs, or traffic engineering studies and other related documents, field experience with traffic signals and ITS hardware, cost estimates and other engineering technical reports for transportation projects. Provides training, support and knowledge sharing to other engineers.


  • ITS is responsible for the daily management of the ITS Comprehensive Maintenance
    Contract, which requires the initiation, review, and execution of work orders and task
  • This position will monitor data inputs from NaviGAtor and other traffic operations
    software packages to determine if the system is performing incorrectly and, if
    necessary, deploy maintenance forces as needed.
  • This position also provides customer service for ramp meter, variable speed limit
    sign, and changeable message sign complaints received through 511.
  • This position manages 2 engineers as well as consultants and contractors.
  • This position will serve as an active member of the Configuration Control Board,
    which is responsible for overseeing changes and modifications to the design,
    configuration, operation, and maintenance Georgia NaviGAtor System.

Agency Specific Qualifications

  • Foreign degrees require a completed Equivalency Evaluation by NCEES along with
    the official transcript
  • Georgia PE license required or the ability to get one within six months of hire date
  • Advanced level experience in applying traffic engineering principles in the area of
    traffic signal and ITS design.
  • Demonstrated experience in utilizing traffic analysis software.
  • Demonstrates strong problem-solving skills with the ability to develop new insight
    into situations.
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound, well-informed decisions.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply new knowledge and skills to work to improve
  • Demonstrated experience planning, supervising, training and evaluating the work of
    subordinates and promoting a positive environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide effective on-the-job training to staff.
  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work and communicate effectively with staff, managers,
    and/or local government staff in a professional manner.
  • Ability to present an idea or project in a public meeting format.
  • Demonstrates ability to negotiate with others to find mutually acceptable solutions.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the department’s organizational structure,
    policies and systems and how to operate effectively within them.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly to change.
  • Thorough knowledge of traffic analysis software, traffic engineering principles,
    practices and techniques.
  • Advanced knowledge of design, installation and maintenance specifications.
  • Basic understanding of applicable geometric and trigonometric formulas.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop new methods and procedures where existing
    methods are inapplicable or unavailable.
  • Demonstrated experience in contract and consultant management.
  • Thorough knowledge of traffic signal operational software.
  • Ability to motivate and promote teamwork.
  • Ability to lead people and get results through others.
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level.
  • Strong customer orientation.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to perform routine statewide travel with overnight stays

Agency Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced knowledge of design, installation and maintenance specifications.
  • Demonstrated experience in establishing and conducting training programs.
  • Experience applying engineering principles in the development of traffic control
    plans for transportation projects.

Additional Information

Salary: $95,000.00

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GDOT is on the cutting edge of innovation in the Transportation Industry. We value teamwork, collaboration and strive for excellence in all we do. GDOT offers positions with competitive salaries and promotional opportunities to enhance your skills while advancing your career. Join the GDOT Team for a career in the public sector and use your talents to make a real difference in your community!

We offer a comprehensive Benefits Package including:

  • Health Insurance, Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Work-Life Balance (flexible work schedules, sick leave, paid vacation, and 13 paid
  • Teleworking may be an option depending on your position
  • Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program
  • Retirement benefits with 401K matching
  • Job training, mentoring, and more!

Expires 04/19/2024
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