Transportation Planning Technician 3 (In-Training)
Tumwater, WA- Headquarters
$45,504 – $69,264 Annually
Are you passionate about working safely? Would you like to work in the field? Do you enjoy travelling in Washington state? If you answer yes, this opportunity to collect highway travel data might be right for you.
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) Multimodal Planning & Data Division is hiring two (2) permanent technicians. We’re looking for candidates with the motivation and skills to collect traffic data in the field. Work is done alone and in teams. Our technicians travel throughout the state to install and maintain temporary traffic counting equipment on and adjacent to the traveled roadway. They also perform three- and four-hour manual traffic counts from a state vehicle parked near the traveled roadway. If you’re interested in a job that travels overnight extensively during work weeks throughout Washington state, performs, and assists in the work of the short duration count team, we strongly encourage you to apply for this opportunity.
This is an in-training position that offers a career path and on-the-job training. This in-training position allows you to progress upward through the Transportation Planning Technician field and achieve the goal class of a Transportation Planning Technician 3.
Candidates who don’t have minimum required qualifications for Transportation Planning Technician 3 will be considered for a Transportation Planning Technician 2.
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