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Transportation Engineering Manager I
MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
invites applications for the position of:
Transportation Engineering Manager I
SALARY: $56,743.00 - $91,107.00 Annually
OPENING DATE: 09/22/17
CLOSING DATE: 10/16/17 11:59 PM
Maryland State Highway Administration (OPEN)
Transportation Engineering Manager I
Grade 20 (0515) SP#17-81-15
YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION
THE RECONSIDERATION PERIOD FOR THIS RECRUITMENT IS FIVE (5) BUSINESS DAYS
The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) District 1 (Wicomico County) is recruiting for a Transportation Engineering Manager I position. This position is open to anyone who meets the minimum and selective qualification* listed below. This is a position specific recruitment. The resulting list of eligible candidates will be used to fill this vacancy, and may be used to fill future vacancies in this classification in District 1 (Wicomico County).
This position manages all aspects of Transportation Safety within District 1 (Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset and Dorchester Counties). This includes but is not limited, to the constant surveillance of the District's Highway System in order to proactively identify and remedy points of hazard, directly responding to the concerns and suggestions of area residents, elected officials, and local government, planning and managing commercial access developing and administering the District Emergency Management program, special event activities and Work Zone Traffic Control (WZTC) application.
The incumbent manages and supervises a team of traffic engineers, consultants, and technicians who investigate, review, design, and implement all traffic control enhancements along the state highways of District 1. This includes, the planning, design and implementation of major construction projects including design build programs, maintenance and utility projects and commercial development projects. It involves coordination with all offices within the district and with various MDOT SHA offices, including Planning, Highway Design, EAPD, Office of Traffic and Safety, Bridge Design, Communications, C.H.A.R.T, administration and environmental and historical agencies. In many cases this will also include similar agencies within the region's local governments and the State of Delaware (Del-Dot).
Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Seven (7) years of experience in professional engineering.
Selective Qualification: Three (3) years of professional traffic engineering experience.
*A selective qualification recruitment is conducted for positions when there is a specific or additional bona fide occupational qualification (i.e., knowledge, skill, or ability).
Consideration for employment may be based solely on the contents of your application; therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information. Please include all relevant experience on your application. This includes, but is not limited to, full or part time, volunteer, military, acting capacity, or any other experience that is relevant to the position you are applying for.
If you have held more than one (1) position at the same employer, you must list each position that you held, the length of time that you held each position, and the corresponding duties.
1. Additional work experience in professional engineering, or in technical engineering at the journey level or above, may be substituted on a year for year basis for the required education.
2. Possession of a Master's Degree in engineering may be substituted for one year of the non- supervisory experience. Persons currently registered as Professional Engineers in the State of Maryland, or in a state with comparable requirements, are considered to have met the education requirements
Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be a Licensed Professional Engineer or an Engineer in Training (EIT) preparing for the Professional Engineer Licensing Examination in the State of Maryland or in a state with comparable requirements.
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS:
Possession of a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the state of Maryland.
TO APPLY: All applicants must submit an application online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/mdotmd (use of this option allows the application to be saved). Since the test may be a rating of the information contained in the application, it is essential that the application be filled out completely and accurately. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application. To receive credit for your work history and credentials you must list the information in the online DTS-1 application form. You may refer to a resume only to expand on information offered in the body of the online DTS-1 application. Please include all relevant experience on your application. This includes, but is not limited to, full or part time, volunteer, military, acting capacity, or any other experience that is relevant to the position you are applying for. Selected candidates may be subject to background and reference checks. A conviction is not an automatic disqualification from employment. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. All candidates serve an initial probationary period of 6 months, which may be extended to 12 months.
The State of Maryland offers excellent health and leave benefits, 401k benefits, pension plan a free transit program, and advanced education and training opportunities.
The incumbent in this position may be a member of a covered bargaining unit and may be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.
Please Note: The Maryland State Highway Administration will no longer sponsor new employees in application of the H-1B Visa. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States under the Immigration and Reform Control Act of 1986. Federal regulations prohibit H-1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees, all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer.
Applications must be submitted online by the closing date.
If you have any questions, please contact the Recruitment and Examination Division at the number(s) listed below:
410-545-5554 or 1-877-743-9311
Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please call at 410-545-5554 or the Maryland Relay Service at 1-800-735-2258.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. SHA does not discriminate based on age, ancestry, color, creed, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religious affiliation, belief or opinion, sex, or sexual orientation.
Transportation Engineering Manager I Supplemental Questionnaire
* 1. Do you possess three years of professional traffic engineering experience?
* 2. Please describe your experience as it relates to traffic engineering***THESE DUTIES MUST ALSO BE DESCRIBED IN THE WORK EXPERIENCE SECTION OF YOUR APPLICATION***If you do not possess this experience, please type N/A.
* Required Question
Posted on: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
This listing expires on: Monday, October 16, 2017