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PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR 2
2302 W Durango St, Phoenix, AZ 85009
This position will manage all work duties and responsibilities of supervisors on a regular basis. This person is an active part of the Incident Response Team initiating Traffic Incident Management (TIM) principles on incidents that slow or impact the flow of traffic. This position will manage a new Incident response unit TIM, managing traffic incidents in a proactive manner. This position will oversee the TIM Program within ADOT and ensure TIM training principles are taught and adhered to that slow or impact the normal flow and design of roadways. This position oversees special requests from DPS or other Law Enforcement Agency for POTUS, funerals, and other events. Performs a broad scope of high level highway operational duties including scheduling, assigning and overseeing assigned unit's work crew, inspection of work, training and guiding staff as it relates to the operation of motorized vehicles and equipment utilized in highway maintenance with Federal, State, County or private contractors; pavement care and preservation; roadside shoulder restoration and repair; delivery of equipment and materials; snow removal operations; permit compliance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Respond and implement Traffic Incident Management (TIM) on the Federal and State Roadways and Highways (Highways), interfacing with Federal, State and local emergency agencies.
Obtains all information regarding the incident that impedes the normal flow of traffic, reporting it to insurance recovery including photos of damage to ADOT infrastructure, removing incident related debris to restore the normal flow of traffic. Supervise 24 hours of traffic incident management and emergencies.
Review the response and work reports, clarifying and tracking the work reports from previous work day. Meet with Supervisors, Superintendents or District Engineers to obtain work tasking information. Assists the Superintendent (or equivalent) with the administration and management of highway operations. Assembles work programs, verifying work performed is within federal, state, local, tribal laws, standards policy, and budget. Review and submit policy, procedure and training.
Performing minor repairs or conducting highway inspections and critical infrastructure to maximize the movement of highway traffic. Review highway work areas with superintendents of road conditions and trouble spots.
Assists in setting priorities and track trends for highway traffic incident management.
Will operate a State vehicle for conducting State business.
Developing performance measures.
Developing and ensuring that Incident Response Team policies and procedures and training accurately reflect the duties of the position as it develops and evolves to the new program. Review and revise policies and procedures and training courses every six months for the first two years.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Comprehensive knowledge of ICS and how it applies to Traffic Incident Management (TIM).
Legislative guidelines, policies and procedures, scene and perimeter Temporary Traffic Control (TTC) concepts and devices, roadway types and lane designations as well as traffic flow and patterns.
Systems and materials used by ADOT to minimize and mitigate infrastructure and personal damage to private and commercial vehicles.
Principles and practices of highway operations to traffic incident management, project management
Knowledge of federal and state statutes and agency standards, policies and procedures
Maintenance management system
Procurement procedures; budgeting; supervisory and managerial procedures; personnel actions; contract development personnel actions
Contract development and administration; encroachment permit policies
Incident analysis based upon roadway types, lane designations, and roadway geometrics. Establish command, implement traffic control measures, recognize need and type of resources, and manage resources to ensure safe, effective traffic management around a scene. Identifying hazardous materials, securing the scene, make emergency notifications, performs defensive actions to reduce the threat of harm to life, property and environment.
Driving defensively when responding to emergency conditions, and operating telecommunications equipment.
Analyze and evaluate highway operations data; research, read and interpret technical documents, traffic plans, designs and details
Written and oral communication and public speaking
Handling difficult situations with the public and hazards
Organization and prioritizing work elements and traffic incident/ control, handle emergency situations and incident management
Identify and document roadway or highway damages, incident geometrics, fill out work orders and insurance damage reports. Use various communication devices, command level decisions when appropriate.
Establish Temporary Traffic Control (TTC) devices and equipment.
Monitor and adjust any TTC measures, give TIM Area or a TTC problem or changing conditions and working with in a Unified Command System.
Understand basic math concepts and interface with people on all levels.
Analyze complex highway operation problems and incidents, evaluate alternatives, and adopt effective courses of action.
Develop and implement work standards
Exercise independent judgment and initiative within established guidelines
Establish and maintain effective relationships with external and internal customers. performance management and measurement of goals
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
Previous experience supervising employees and working with various emergency responders under significant stressful conditions.
Experience dealing with traumatic scenes and prioritizing objectives among various agencies and organizations. Prefer 3 years or more as a Highway Operations Technician IV.
Required training or equivalent in Supervisor Training in Accident Reduction Techniques
Minimum: Incident Command System (ICS) 100, 200, 700, ICS 300 preferred.
Medical First Aid & CPR Training.
Arizona MUTCD Traffic Control Technician and Supervisor Preferred, TIM Instructor
This position requires possession of a valid Arizona Class D Driver License. Candidates for this position must complete and sign PART 1 and PART 2 of the State of Arizona Application for Employment at the time of interview, which will allow ADOT to obtain the candidate's motor vehicle record (MVR). The most recent 39-month period shown on the MVR will be reviewed in accordance with A.A.C. R2-10-207.12 (H) and (I). The review must show an acceptable driving record prior to any offer of employment being made by ADOT. Employment is contingent upon an acceptable MVR.
The State of Arizona provides an excellent comprehensive benefits package including:
Affordable medical, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance plans
Top-ranked retirement and long-term disability plans
10 paid holidays per year
Vacation time accrued at 4.00 hours bi-weekly for the first 3 years
Sick time accrued at 3.70 hours bi-weekly
Deferred compensation plan
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All newly hired employees will be subject to the E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program.
ADOT supports a diverse multi-cultural workforce that reflects the community, promotes equal opportunity at all levels of the Agency, and creates an inclusive work environment that enables all individuals to perform to their fullest potential free from discrimination.
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