Field Technician - Traffic

at RK&K in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

RK&K is hiring Traffic Field Technicians to join our team in Wilmington, DE. As a Field Technician on our traffic team you will install, collect, and report traffic related data for studies, research, analysis, and design projects throughout MD, DE, PA.
Basic Responsibilities:
Install traffic counting devices, primarily pneumatic road tubes, in the roadway
Set traffic counting cameras adjacent to the roadway, as needed
Perform manual traffic counts (turning movement counts), observe traffic patterns and record observations, as needed
Collect traffic counting devices at the conclusion of a project and download/summarize the data
Assist Traffic, Data Collection and Inspection teams, as needed
Maintain traffic data collection equipment
Work is often done at night during lower traffic times - must be willing to work a flexible schedule to accommodate traffic conditions and perform work as safely as possible
Job Requirements:
Ability to regularly lift and carry objects up to 75 lbs while loading vehicle and setting up/removing traffic counting equipment, including bending, kneeling, operating hand and power tools (hammer, crowbar, etc.), lifting objects and reaching above the head, and occasionally climbing ladders
Safety conscious and must pass or already hold Basic Work Zone Safety Training Course. Training will be provided.
Must be able to read maps, navigate to sites and collect GPS coordinates accurately
Must have good verbal/written communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite, Excel, and Google Earth.
Work is outdoors - must be willing and able to work exposed to the elements in all weather conditions
Must have a valid drivers license, clean driving record and reliable transportation
Must be able to operate a vehicle safely while frequently entering and exiting travel lanes, including the ability to work responsibly and safely in/near roadways (streets, highways, freeways)
Must be able to work effectively alone and as a team, typically with one other traffic technician
We proudly offer an attractive salary package commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401-k plan with company matching.
Other Duties:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
What We Offer:
RK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including:
Paid time off
Matching 401(k) plan
Paid Holidays
Tuition reimbursement
Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances
Paid parental leave
Wellness programs and employee resource groups
Career Development
Much Much more!
Why RK&K?
As a full-service engineering and construction management firm, RK&K gives you the opportunity to directly impact the communities in which we live and work. What sets RK&K apart is an award-winning culture that has fostered a spirit of collaboration and trust for over 100 years. To its clients, the firm delivers concepts, processes, and outcomes that are designed for success. RK&K has earned its reputation as a trusted partner, responsive employer, and community steward.
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EEO/Affirmative ActionRK&K is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender... For full info follow application link.

RK&K IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - RK&K ensures non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities, you may contact Human Resources at 410-728-2900.  Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact RK&K by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD).  Call 711 for TTY/TDD or use the website If you need more information on special assistance regarding limited English proficiency, contact your RK&K office receptionist and they will be able to direct you to: 1) an individual with our company that speaks your language; 2) an outside service that can assist you in communicating with RK&K; or 3) you may also contact Human Resources at: 410-728-2900

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Job Posting: 1262151

Posted On: Apr 22, 2024

Updated On: May 13, 2024

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