CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES


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Ms. Heather Fonteneau
Director of Human Resources and Operations
American Traffic Safety Services Association
15 Riverside Parkway, Suite 100
Fredericksburg, VA 22406


Fax: 540-368-1717
Email:
jobs@atssa.com


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Job Title: Associate Director of State Government Relations

Location: Washington, DC

FLSA Status: Full-time, Exempt
Number of vacancies: 1
 
ATSSA is in search of an associate director of state government relations to serve as a key resource to its members and the roadway safety industry.  Under general supervision of the director of government relations this position carries out duties to support ATSSA core purpose and the advancement of the roadway safety industry by growing successful state legislative programs relevant to ATSSA members; serving as an authority on ATSSA-related legislation and regulation; educating and communicating with members regarding relevant topics and managing relevant events at the state level.
 
Education and Experience- A bachelor’s degree in political science, public administration or related field.  At least five years of state government relations experience, grassroots advocacy and Hill experience. Experience in a member-based organization and/or in the roadway infrastructure safety industry preferred. 
 
Skills and Knowledge–Expert knowledge legislative process;  strong writing; editing, organizational, and project management skills; strong detail-orientation; the proven ability to meet deadlines under pressure; at ease networking and communicating with various levels of an organization; ability to collaborate in a team environment and experience working with volunteers;  demonstrated ability to problem solve independently; ability to effectively analyze legislations; comfortable working in Microsoft Office applications.

Travel – Ability to travel nationally to chapter meetings and regularly to Fredericksburg, VA office a total of 30% +/-. Must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and the willingness/ability to use personal vehicle during the course of employment.

 

Job Title: Associate Director of Member Engagement

Location: Fredericksburg, VA
FLSA Status: Full-time, Exempt
Number of vacancies: 2
 
ATSSA is in search of an associate director of member engagement to serve as a key resource to its members and the roadway safety industry.  Under general supervision of the director of member engagement this position carries out duties to support ATSSA members and engage with the community at large; educate members on important issues and relevant news; provide excellent service in an effort to meet ATSSA’s recruitment and retention objectives; assumes responsibility for projects and special assignments; plans, directs, and supervises administrative and technical assistance resources in the area of roadway safety for members and staff; staffs committees and provides on-site assistance for chapters in meeting strategic goals of a regulatory nature; and serves in various staff roles at ATSSA’s Annual Convention & Traffic Expo and Midyear meetings.
Additionally, the associate director may represent ATSSA at various industry events and forums, such as the National Committee on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials,  to name a few. 
 
Education & Experience – A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of six years of relevant experience, however substantial industry experience may be substituted for a degree; roadway safety industry experience; member support experience; sales experience.
 

Skills and Knowledge – Well organized; detail-oriented; able to work independently and as part of a team; able to adapt to changing priorities under pressure; computer literate with a strong focus on MS Office including PowerPoint; strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills; the ability to analyze data to impact change; strong presentation and networking skills. Working knowledge of the MUTCD and state DOT processes. Working knowledge of the following documents: Standard Highway Signs Manual, Traffic Control Devices Handbook, and NCHRP Report #350.

 

Ability to travel nationally to chapter meetings and events a total of 30% +/-. Must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and the willingness/ability to use personal vehicle during the course of employment.

 

Job Title: Senior Technical Advisor

 

Location: Fredericksburg, VA
FLSA Status: Full-time, Exempt
Number of vacancies: 1
 
 
ATSSA is in search of a senior technical advisor to serve as a key resource to its members and the roadway safety industry.  Under general supervision of the vice president of member services this position carries out duties to support ATSSA core purpose and the advancement of the roadway safety industry by serving as the senior technical advisor for various programs and projects including, but not limited to, training and products; new technology; grant and contract related programs and newly developed programs. In addition to supporting ATSSA’s strategic and operational goals by providing technical expertise in areas related to new and existing ATSSA programs, this position will support technical committees and represent the association outwardly as an industry expert.
 
Education & Experience – A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or similar area and a minimum of five years of relevant technical industry experience; licensed civil engineer or eligibility for licensure. Expertise in grant and contract writing; experience with industry training programs is preferred.

Skills and Knowledge – Well organized; strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; proven ability to produce high quality written technical documents;  ability to bring projects to completion within the schedule provided and work around problems; flexibility and ability to adapt to change quickly; computer literate; extremely knowledgeable of the roadway safety industry with a particular emphasis on work zone safety concepts including technical knowledge of temporary traffic control, signing, pavement markings, and roadside safety; and expertise in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and the Roadside Design Guide. 

Travel – Ability to travel to industry meetings 10% +/-. Must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and the willingness/ability to use personal vehicle during the course of employment.

 

Job Title: Training Programs Manager

 

Location: Fredericksburg, VA
FLSA Status: Full-time, Exempt
Number of vacancies: 1
 
ATSSA is in search of a training programs manager to serve as a resource in the development, execution and growth of its training programs and services.  Under the supervision of the director of training this position participates in course and product development; manages course and instructor programs; manages department website updates; represents ATSSA at tradeshows, meetings, and events; and participates in operational planning to support program growth.
Education and Experience- Bachelor’s degree and at least five years of relevant experience, or a combination of education and experience may be considered; experience with distance learning environments; working knowledge of course development required. 

Skills and Knowledge–  Organized; computer literate including MS Office and database management; detail-oriented; ability to work independently and in a team; ability to adapt to changing priorities; strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills; knowledge of basic accounting principles and budget management; strong customer service skills; ability to lead a project through completion; meeting planning experience; ability to juggle multiple priorities successfully; ability to meet deadlines and manage projects independently 

Travel –  Ability to travel to industry meetings 10% +/-. Must have a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and the willingness/ability to use personal vehicle during the course of employment.

 

Job Title: Training Associate 

 

Location: Fredericksburg, VA
FLSA Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt
Number of vacancies: 1
 
ATSSA is in search of a training associate to serve as a resource in the administration and growth of its training programs and services.  Under the direct supervision of the director of training, the training associate serves as a liaison to the customer service department; coordinates logistics for ATSSA training programs;  runs necessary reports and serves as back-up to the training programs manager. 

Education and Experience- Bachelor’s degree in and at least three years of relevant experience or a combination of education and experience will be considered. Familiarity with distance learning programs preferred. 

Skills and Knowledge– Well organized; computer literate including MS Office and database management; detail-oriented; ability to work independently and in a team; ability to adapt to changing priorities; strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills; strong project management skills; knowledge of basic accounting principles;  ability to conduct analysis and make recommendations; ability to create and follow SOPs; strong customer service skills; ability to juggle multiple priorities successfully. 

Travel –  Minimal.

 

Job Title: Project Associate 

 

Location: Fredericksburg, VA
FLSA Status: Full-time, Non-Exempt
Number of vacancies: 1
 
 
Under the general supervision of the vice president of member services, the project associate supports ATSSA’s operational and strategic goals by providing assistance with tasks on various annual projects; coordinating logistics and materials for various ATSSA events; coordinating resources for enterprise –wide services; and serving as back-up to other administrative functions.

Education and Experience – A bachelor’s degree and at least two years of relevant experience. A combination of experience (3+ years) and education will be considered in lieu of a degree. At least three years of experience in a professional setting regularly working with a variety of technology. Association experience preferred.

Skills and Knowledge– Strong editing, organizational, and project management skills; professional writing and verbal communication skills, strong listening skills; proven ability to assist with the analysis of data and produce useful metrics and information; a firm understanding of deadlines and the ability to meet them; intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office, database systems, general office equipment and the ability to learn new software applications quickly; at ease networking and communicating with various levels of an organization; the ability to multi-task and change priorities quickly; and the ability to think, plan, and execute resourcefully both independently and as part of a team; the ability to lift up to 20 lbs if necessary

Travel – Minimal; potential travel to ATSSA’s Annual Convention and Traffic Expo.

 

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  • 15 Riverside Parkway, Suite 100
  • Fredericksburg, Virginia 22406-1022
  • Telephone: (800) 272-8772


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