AECOM Control Room Operator I in Chesterfield, Missouri

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Control Room Operator I

United States of America - Missouri

Chesterfield

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Control Room Operator for employment in Chesterfield, MO.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides information to the traveling public related to current travel conditions, maintains traffic interruption reports and manages incidents on the metropolitan roadways from the Control Room

  • Assesses large volumes of data (both static and real-time) from a wide variety of sources to detect possible roadway incidents

  • Monitors the Advanced Transportation Management System software, checks road sensor data and confirms the data using CCTV video

  • Maintains telephone or radio communications with first responders, field technicians, 911 Operators and public service agencies

  • Determines the facts and severity of traffic incidents and prepares the information for dissemination to the motoring public

  • Responsible for the maintenance, quality, accuracy and timeliness of all information disseminated, including Dynamic Message Signs, Changeable Message Signs, public traveler information websites and internal notifications

  • Monitors First Responder agencies and various communication channels to assess traffic conditions

  • Activates appropriate response(s) to detected and/or reported incidents; includes dispatch of first responders and location assistance to active event scenes

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma

  • Proficiency using Microsoft products and ATMS Software Suite

  • Self-motivated and excellent at multi-tasking

  • Ability to perform well under pressure in a fast paced environment

  • Thorough knowledge of the local roadway system

  • Ability and flexibility to work a variety of shifts

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree in related field or equivalent mix of education and practical experience

  • 2+ years of experience in a call center or control room environment

  • An intimate knowledge of state roadways, including their alternate names, the jurisdiction they are located, where the jurisdiction changes and alternate routes when available

  • National Incident Management System, ICS 100 and ICS 700 Certificates.

  • Previous experience as a transportation Traffic Management Center Operator

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186072BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.