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Tasmanian Government

Traffic Engineering Officer (370446)

Department of State Growth
Transport Services
State Roads

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 4
Salary:$68,043.00 to $78,457.00 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed-term, flexible
Region: North

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Period of Appointment

12 Months


  • Coordinate, undertake or supervise complex traffic investigations and provide reports recommending traffic control improvements to the road network.
  • Prepare traffic engineering proposals with appropriate concept plans and analysis.
  • Manage and audit traffic management proposals from road owners against best practice and interpret current standards and legislation, providing advice on deficiencies and improvements.
  • Liaise with Agency, Local Government and stakeholder groups on a wide range of traffic practices, safety issues and traffic control proposals.
  • Prepare reports, correspondence and Ministerial briefs on a range of issues relating to traffic management.
  • Coordinate and/or supervise the installation of traffic control devices on State Roads.
  • Manage projects, from problem identification to resolution, including consultation with stakeholders, researching options, and making recommendations.

Essential Requirements

Evidence of the following must be provided prior to appointment to this role:

  • A current drivers licence

The person must continue to satisfy the above essential requirements/qualifications throughout their employment in this role.

Desirable Requirements

  • A Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised TAFE institution, or an equivalent qualification, appropriate to the nature of the work.
  • Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience working in a traffic engineering environment.

Pre-employment Requirements

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this role is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

Download File Statement of Duties.DOCX 

Download File Statement of Duties.pdf 

Download File Advice to Applicants.DOCX

Download File Advice to Applicants.pdf


For more information

Name: Garry Hills 
Position: Senior Traffic Engineering Officer 
Phone: (03) 6777 1940

How to apply

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button. If you apply online please do not send a hard copy application as well.


Complete the following application form and email your application to us at

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf


Post your application with the above application form to:

People and Culture
Department of State Growth
GPO Box 536

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