AECOM Traffic Incident Management Specialist II in Orlando, Florida
United States of America - Florida, Orlando
AECOM is seeking a Traffic Incident Management Specialist II to be based in Lake Mary, Florida. Operators are responsible for using Advanced Traffic Management Systems (ATMS) software and other resources to monitor freeway and arterial roadways and traffic signal systems to manage events/incidents; dispatching and/or coordinating response with incident management personnel and emergency responders; answering and responding to calls from emergency response partners and, occasionally, the public; communicating, coordinating, and collaborating with other TMC staff, Department personnel, and partner agencies.
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. Our Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation infrastructure and deliver advanced mobility solutions to carry our communities into the future — safely, equitably and reliably.
We combine our extensive planning, design, construction and asset management experience with advanced technologies and innovations to help our public and private clients restore or replace their aging transportation infrastructure, and find smarter, more effective ways to move people and goods across our cities, countries and continents.
Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Works under the guidance of managerial/supervisory personnel, but often independent of direct supervision, performing routine and repetitive duties, sometimes in a fast paced and intense environment
Utilization of ATMS software and other resources to monitor and control various Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) devices such as closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras, traffic detectors, Dynamic Message Signs (DMS), and traffic signal systems
Monitor video images for the detection and verification of events such as crashes, debris, abandoned or disabled vehicles, and hazardous or non-hazardous spills
Use ATMS software to log incidents, construction, and maintenance lane closures, monitor alerts, and accept or manually override system-generated response plans as necessary
Dispatch and communicate with Road Rangers and other incident response personnel via radio or phone, following established protocols
Provide clear and accurate information and/or directions to Road Rangers and other incident responders dispatched to various traffic incidents
Communicate with the appropriate local agencies, authorities, FDOT maintenance personnel, contractors, and wrecker companies in the management and safe, quick clearance of traffic incidents
Adhere to TMC Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Standard Operating Guidelines (SOG), manuals and other provided reference materials
Answer phones to provide information or assistance to motorists, FDOT personnel, or other agencies on traffic and roadway conditions; direct calls to designated personnel or take appropriate action
Monitor weather conditions for potential problems affecting traffic; make necessary communication to stakeholders and take appropriate action.
Perform equipment checks, data gathering, and updating of manuals and contact lists
Perform all duties with the highest level of customer service meeting or exceeding expectations and performance measures.
Use radio, phone, push-to-talk, and/or interoperability systems to communicate with law enforcement, fire/rescue departments, wrecker services, maintenance, contractors, etc. to provide clear and accurate information regarding incidents and the required response
Adhere to proper radio protocols
Use professional communications skills in preparing or completing written records in clear, concise sentences that include all pertinent information
Receive on the job training relating to traffic signal timing and implementation of timing plans
Opportunities for cross-training in traffic incident management, contract management, public information, field operations for traffic signals/arterial operations, and other TSM&O (Transportation Systems Management and Operations) functions
High School Diploma or GED
Experience in public safety
Must pass FDLE criminal history and background check
Physically able, with or without accommodations, to work in an office environment. Position requires often performing keyboard/mouse operations and standing or sitting for long periods of time; occasionally standing/walking; rarely climbing stairs. Position may include wearing a dispatch headset, viewing CCTV camera displays, and listening to emergency responder radio broadcasts.
Geographic familiarity with Central Florida roadways
Effective oral and written communications skills for in-person, radio, and phone conversations
Experience in TMC operations, traffic signal timing, or arterial management
Safety oriented and a sense of urgency in performing required duties
Have a customer service focused attitude
Ability to work calmly and accurately under intense pressure
Flexible schedule (relates to a 24/7/365 operation)
Reliable and strong work ethic
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250431BR
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.