Requisition Number : 18040BR
Stantec Qatar is looking to hire a Traffic Operation / Management Engineer for its operations in Qatar.
The purpose of this role is to establish and communicate emergency diversion routes for critical underpasses in advance of emergencies to enable a more efficient transition during an emergency where underpass closure is required.
Establish criteria to identify underpasses and tunnels that require an emergency diversion route
Assess all underpasses and tunnels using the agreed criteria to create a prioritized list of critical underpasses and tunnels
Propose an emergency diversion route map format / template to key stakeholders and refine based on their feedback
For each critical underpass / tunnel, identify triggers / conditions for closure along with a primary alternative route on closure in each direction and secondary alternative routes if practicable
Using the agreed map format / template, create an emergency diversion route map for each critical underpass / tunnel and route, stating the rationale behind routes selected and any important constraints or assumptions
Using available traffic modeling data, evaluate the impacts of proposed emergency diversion routes on nearby roads, streets, and intersections, and propose mitigation measures for significant adverse impacts
Engage with key stakeholder representatives for review and sign off
Train key staff on emergency diversion route maps, their purpose and application during emergency events
Identify equipment / signs needed and develop scopes of works for contractors to implement the agreed emergency diversion routes
Key accountabilities and responsibilities
Criteria to identify critical underpasses and tunnels
A prioritized list of underpasses / tunnels and conditions for closure
An emergency diversion route map template
Emergency diversion route maps for critical underpasses and tunnels
Communication of emergency diversion route maps to key stakeholders
Training relating to their application
Scoped work orders to implement amendments needed
Traffic Operation / Management Engineer
Degree qualified, preferably from a university in Australia, New Zealand, North America, UK, Western Europe or similar
Membership and preferably chartered status with a recognized and relevant professional institution (engineering, highway transport or other relevant discipline)
More than 10 years post-graduate experience in traffic engineering with emphasis on operations and traffic management
Operational experience is essential
Must be familiar with Qatar road network and has at least 2-3 years of recent experience in Qatar
Road safety and signage experience is essential
A minimum 3 years of traffic modelling experience with state-of-the art software(s)
Experienced in Traffic Engineering Analysis (Capacity Level of Service / Congestion Analysis) of Freeways, Arterial Corridors, Intersections, Roundabouts and Travel Time Studies
Demonstrated ability to facilitate team discussion and work collaboratively in cross-functional teams
Ability to simplify concepts for clear and concise presentation of solutions through written reports, presentations and plans
Proficient in the use of Microsoft suite of applications (Excel, Word and Powerpoint)
Experience of working within the Middle East region (preferable)
Arabic speaking (preferable)
Job Category : Business Support
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