Telvent is a part of Schneider Electric, developing highly advanced enterprise automation control and information management solutions that help manage energy sources and optimize energy supply within a secure and real time environment. To retain or regain their attractiveness and competitiveness and manage their growth in a controlled way, cities need to become smarter: more efficient, more sustainable, and more livable.To help cities around the world meet these and future challenges, Schneider Electric, and its company Telvent, provide integrated solutions combining state-of-the-art hardware, software, and services in all key areas of a Smart City.Our innovative, expert solutions are easy to deploy and managehelping cities to improve efficiencies and operations, meet ambitious environmental goals, and deliver better city services even with strained operational budgets. We tailor our solutions to the unique challenges of each city, and we collaborate with best-in-class partners, especially local ones, to meet cities immediate and long-term needs. |
Traffic Operations Controller- VDOT
Location : Fairfax, Virginia
Telvent, a part of Schneider Electric, currently has an outstanding opportunity for a passionate individual to assume the role of Traffic Operations Controller in Fairfax, Virginia. The primary responsibility of this position is to use cameras to search for and verify incidents, and activate the Dynamic Message Boards (DMS) to inform motorists of crashes, construction and congestions on the highways.
Responsibilities & Duties
Traffic Monitoring and Management
* Monitor traffic flow
* Identify incidents
* Dispatch SSP
* Coordinate with other organization such as Virginia State Police
* Operate the HOV lane flow in accordance with VDOT schedules
* Operate CMS, HAR and other related systems
* Data entry for use in the 511 traveler system
* Manage Roadwork
* Detect and verify incidents
* Initiate and coordinate response
* Document clearance items
* Disseminate incident information
* TOC Control Room shall notify SSP teams after identification of an incident as required
* Document all incidents into the Incident Management System, VOIS, and any other related and required data sharing or archival systems
* Ensure all AMS work orders are submitted properly and efficiently for field maintenance.
The ideal candidate will have specialized experience and subject matter knowledge in traffic systems control, freeway incident management, automated communication networks and systems, and the techniques and strategies of traffic information management and dissemination. The individual should have good verbal and written communication skills, be able to work in a team environment, be able to multitask, as well as the capability to make decisions in a complicated situation. Flexibility is a must as overnight, weekend work and shift rotation is required. Emergency response experience is a plus!
High School graduate with some college preferred, 1-2 years general office experience is required. Must be able to pass a stringent background check, be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Products and must be detail oriented and demonstrate good problem solving ability.
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About Telvent & Smart City
Telvent is a part of Schneider Electric, developing highly advanced enterprise automation control and information management solutions that help manage energy sources and optimize energy supply within a secure and real time environment. To retain or regain their attractiveness and competitiveness and manage their growth in a controlled way, cities need to become smarter: more efficient, more sustainable, and more livable. To help cities around the world meet these and future challenges, Schneider Electric, and its company Telvent, provide integrated solutions combining state-of-the-art hardware, software, and services in all key areas of a Smart City. www.telvent.com
About Schneider Electric
As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green across multiple market segments. The Group has leadership positions in energy and infrastructure, industrial processes, building automation, and data centres/networks, as well as a broad presence in residential applications. With 22.4 billion euros sales in 2011, the company's 130,000+ employees are committed to help individuals and organizations Make the most of their energy.
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