Full Time
Posted 9 months ago

Graphics Support Traffic

Reporting to the Senior Traffic Engineer, the Traffic Engineer will work in the RAK Municipality RAK Transportation team based in our Overseas

Delivery Office.This role is for a Degree-qualified engineering professional with at least 10 years of progressive experience in the field of traffic engineering or civil(transportation) engineering or a related discipline. MSc and / or chartered status is desirable.

job Key Responsibilities

  1.  Leading a team of traffic engineering professionals in our Overseas Delivery Office, and working with colleagues based in Ras Al Khaimah,
  2.  Providing technical leadership on traffic engineering issues and projects in (Rash El-Kheima).
  3.  Leading technical reviews of planning submissions, traffic impact assessment reports, traffic studies and other technical plans, documents, presentations or data-sets in line with the Municipality’s internal submittal standards, and prevailing technical standards an d planning requirements.
  4. Communicating the findings of such reviews to the Director, on the Municipality’s corporate system(s), and other stakeholders as required using the appropriate channel
  1.  Contributing to the development of policies, technical standardsnd guidance relating to Traffic Engineering or urban mobility, prepared according to the Municipality’s business needs and international good practice.
  2. Identifying opportunities for continuous process improvements.
  3. Knowledge sharing and driving technical innovation with RAK Municipality colleagues everywhere.

Job Essential Requirements

  • In-depth experience in the field of traffic engineering in the GCC, particularly the UAE.
  • High levels of competency in operational modelling platforms including VISSIM, aaSIDRA, SYNCHRO, HCM.
  • Good knowledge of Road Safety and Safety in Design principles, and contemporary best-practice roads safety initiatives.
  • Experience with transport assessments, capacity theory and analysis techniques, urban planning and land development appraisals, parking management, master planning and public transport
  • Experience in the concept design of parking and circulation layouts, walking and cycling facilities design, planning and design of traffic calming devices, public transport facilities (bus stops), signage and line-marking
  • Knowledge of concept and preliminary roads design, including at-grade and grade-separated junctions.
  • Knowledge of the specification, collection, analysis and acceptability standards for surveys and data related to parking and traffic analysis.
  • Strong collaborative  behaviours  to  interface  with  overseas  clients,  other  members  of  the  local  Transportation  team,  and  other stakeholders
  • Excellent communication in written and spoken English, with a talent for persuasive speech and tec hnical presentations to diverse and non-technical audiences.
  • Well-developed skills in project management, technical delivery and resource management.
  • Capable of communicating in both Arabic and English effectively, both written and spoken.
  • The candidate should have experience of managing multidisciplinary engineering teams to deliver projects in the UAE.
  • Competence with Microsoft Office software.
  • Familiarity with electronic document management and quality assurance systems.

Desirable Requirements

  • Previous Gulf experience, and familiarity with trends and transport planning practices and standards in the United Arab Emirates.
  • Knowledge of civil engineering design including concept and preliminary roads design.

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering
Job LevelSenior Managers , Directors & Executives, Supervisors-Managers

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