Field Technician
Columbia, MD

Sabra, Wang & Associates, Inc. is now collecting resumes for full and/or part-time positions as Traffic Technicians in our Columbia, MD office.

Duties of this Position:

  • Field data collection using specialized electronic boards to collect traffic data at intersections and roadways
  • Installation of electromechanical/pneumatic data collection equipment on roadways
  • Collecting and downloading travel time data using specialized GPS equipment/software
  • Perform field studies and measurements of transportation data such as travel surveys, transit boarding counts, parking studies, etc.
  • Perform field inventories of existing roadway characteristics and traffic control devices: lighting, traffic signal equipment, signing, pavement marking, transit, pedestrian and bicycle facilities
  • Traffic data analysis and reporting using various traffic engineering software applications
  • Downloading of interim data in the field using PDA's and laptops
  • Retrieval and downloading of data from the equipment into a database in the office
  • Drawing accurate (not to scale) sketches and diagrams of field conditions (roadway/ lane configurations, pavement markings, and traffic signage)
  • Compiling digital photo and video logs, and measuring GPS coordinates
  • Mapping of data collection locations

Knowledge, Skills & Minimum Requirements:

  • Able to read Map
  • Good sense of direction
  • Must have a valid driver's license, a good driving record, and must have own reliable transportation
  • Flexible schedule with availability 24/7 for non-standard work schedule including evenings and weekends
  • No other employment commitments
  • Positive and "quick learner" attitude
  • Work well as a team member and follow all instructions
  • Follows field safety protocols both in and out of vehicles
  • Be able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Previous field experience preferred, with emphasis on roadway work
  • Able to perform physical labor installing tubes, tapes, nails, etc.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude to program mechanical traffic monitoring equipment
  • U.S. Citizen or legal alien status

Please send or email your resume along with a cover letter identifying the position for which you are interested to:

Sabra, Wang & Associates, Inc.
Attention: Malinda Haggerty
Human Resources
7055 Samuel Morse Drive, Suite 100
Columbia, MD 21046

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