AECOM RTMC Operator in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156890BR

Position Title RTMC Operator

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Florida

City Fort Lauderdale

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

The Transportation Division of AECOM is actively seeking an RTMC Operator for Fort Lauderdale, FL. This is a full-time position. Operators are responsible for monitoring the roadways, including detecting, confirming, and responding to scheduled and unscheduled traffic events and congestion according to established policies and procedures.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Monitor the roadways, including detecting, confirming, and responding to scheduled and unscheduled traffic events and congestion according to established policies and procedures.

  • Prioritize and perform real-time traffic management activities within time constraints during crisis or other stressful situations

  • Monitor and process information from closed circuit television cameras, roadway detection systems, radio communications and scanners

  • Read, interpret and act in accordance with technical documents such as system rules and operating procedures or guidelines

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Full-range of physical mobility, visual acuity and the ability to sit for long periods of time

  • Familiarity with local freeways and arterial roads

  • Effective written and oral communication skills

  • Operational knowledge and skill in the use of Window’s operating system, Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Ability to work alternate schedules (nights, weekends and holidays) and short-notice work assignments

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a police/fire or transportation dispatch or call center environment is preferred

  • Knowledge of Closed Circuit Television (CCTV)

  • Knowledge of Dynamic Message Signs (DMS) and/or Highway Advisory Radio (HAR)

  • Knowledge of Maintenance of Traffic (MOT)

  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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