State Highway Administration (SHA)
Office of Planning and Preliminary Engineering (Baltimore City)
Transportation Engineer III (0117)/Assistant Agreements Coordinator
RECRUITMENT: The State Highway Administration (SHA) Office of Planning and Preliminary Engineering (OPPE) (Baltimore City) is recruiting for a one-year, contractual appointment as a Transportation Engineer III. This recruitment is OPEN to anyone who meets the minimum qualifications listed below. All candidates must meet the minimum qualifications at the time of the closing date. *Please note that we have two contractual positions available.
SALARY: $44,600-$70,048 CLOSING DATE: February 15, 2013
Postmarks not accepted
NATURE OF WORK: This contractual position will function as the Assistant Agreements Coordinator for OPPE. As such, this position assists in drafting, negotiating, revising, executing and post-execution monitoring of third-party agreements/memoranda of understanding among SHA, private developers, other state agencies, county and local governments. Candidates should have a working knowledge of both Word and Excel, good oral communication skills, and the ability to work with a variety of internal and external customers. A background in one or more of the following would be beneficial: Construction, Right-of-Way, Finance. Knowledge of COMAR is also helpful.
Education: Possession of a bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited college or university.
Experience: Two years experience in professional engineering.
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 required experience.
3. 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.
TO APPLY: Submit a Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) application form DTS-1. Applications may be obtained by calling us or visiting us on the web to download an application (www.roads.maryland.gov). On your application, please clearly indicate the position for which you are applying. To receive credit for your work history and credentials you must list the information on the DTS-1 application form. You may refer to an additional sheet of paper or a resume only if and when you run out of room in the boxes provided for specific duties. 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. Qualified applicants 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.
Note: A conviction is not an automatic disqualification to employment. Erroneous, misleading or fraudulent information on an application is sufficient grounds for rejection from the hiring process, removal from the list of eligible's, withdrawal of an offer for employment or immediate discharge.
Please Note: Effective June 30, 2009 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 H1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees, all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer.
Application materials must be received by the closing date (postmarks NOT accepted). Please send to:
MD SHA/Office of Planning and Preliminary Engineering
ATTN: Tracey Noonan
707 N. Calvert Street, MS C-411
Baltimore, MD 21202
Maryland Department of Transportation
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