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Project Manager (Transportation Design Engineer IV)
MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION invites applications for the position of: Project Manager (Transportation Design Engineer IV) SALARY: $56,743.00 - $91,107.00 Annually OPENING DATE: 09/29/17 CLOSING DATE: 10/30/17 11:59 PM DESCRIPTION: Maryland State Highway Administration (OPEN) Team Leader (Transportation Design Engineer IV) Grade 20 (7664) SP#17-60-24 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 (SHA) Office of Highway Development (Baltimore City) is recruiting for a Project Manager (Transportation Design Engineer IV) 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 Office of Highway Development (Baltimore City). The main purpose of this position is to function as a licensed professional engineer completing Project Management and/ or Engineering Design of complex, significant transportation projects. Specific duties include, but are not limited to: Geometric and Maintenance of Traffic design and/ or management for roadway related projects; the preparation and review of contract documents for advertisement including interpreting and administering the Administration's policies and procedures; development and review of cost estimates; developing and maintaining design schedules; reviewing non licensed engineers work; development project development schedules, review of consultant proposals, review of invoices, presentations, project briefing, and attending meetings with community groups and the general public. QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a Maryland Professional Engineer license, in the appropriate option, is required. Evidence of license must be presented at the time of appointment. Selective Qualification: Two (2) years of experience in designing or managing highway projects. *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. Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have the proficiency to perform and review roadway design calculations, such as: horizontal and vertical geometry; superelevation; roadside grading and earthwork calculations; traffic barrier type and placement; sidewalk and bicycle facility design; MOT; right of way impacts; and preparation and review of Cost Estimates. This individual will have a working knowledge of design guidelines and standards such as AASHTO, MUTCD, and the Roadside Design Guide. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have experience with the use of Microstation and InRoads design software, and have general knowledge of the Plans, Specifications, and Estimate (PS&E) process and preparing contract documents necessary for advertising, bidding and post advertisement activities such as Addenda and Redline revisions. Excellent written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills are also preferred. LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS: 1. Professional Engineer license in a state with comparable requirements acceptable to the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers. 2. Possession of a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the state of Maryland. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: TO APPLY: All applicants must submit an application online at (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. Project Manager (Transportation Design Engineer IV) Supplemental Questionnaire * 1. Do you possess two (2) years of experience in designing or managing highway projects? Yes No * 2. Please describe your experience as it relates to designing or managing highway projects***PLEASE NOTE 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: Friday, September 29, 2017
This listing expires on: Monday, October 30, 2017

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