EXECUTIVE SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT (OPEN)
STATE HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION
Chief of the Traffic Development and Support Division, Office of Traffic and Safety
Administrator VII (0939) (Selection Plan #13-52-03)
RECRUITMENT: The State Highway Administration (SHA) is recruiting for the Chief of the Traffic Development and Support Division (Administrator VII) in the Office of Traffic and Safety (OOTS). This recruitment is open to anyone who meets the preferred qualifications listed below. This position is Executive Service (the incumbent serves at the will of the appointing authority).
SALARY RANGE: Grade 22 ($61,496 - $98,745) CLOSING DATE: February 20, 2013
(Postmarks not accepted)
Note: Starting salary is contingent upon education, experience, and TSHRS salary rules.
The State of Maryland offers excellent health and leave benefits, 401k benefits, a free transit program, and advanced education and training opportunities.
NATURE OF WORK: The Chief of the Traffic Development and Support Division is responsible for the management and supervision of seven traffic engineering teams that handle duties and programs related to traffic engineering analysis, operations and safety programs, including assigning, reviewing and approving technical responses and decisions related to automated speed enforcement, crash data analysis, highway-rail crossings, and roundabouts. The position is also a member of the Office of Traffic and Safety's Management Team tasked to insure the overall business plan goals and operations of the office are effectively implemented and carried through to provide continuous process improvement.
Any combination of full-time civil engineering experience and higher education totaling ten (10) years (for example, a bachelor's degree in civil engineering plus six years civil engineering experience). Two (2) years of this experience must have involved one or more of the following: the supervision of other employees, overseeing and coordinating the general operations of a unit, applying rules and regulations, or exercising responsibility for the development of policies or procedures. Six (6) years of experience must include the management of traffic engineering analysis operations and/or safety programs.
The ideal candidate will have thorough knowledge of the MUTCD and traffic engineering analysis software.
The employee is expected to be available to provide detailed information regarding any and all programs managed by the Division, in person or via cell phone, on a 24/7 basis.
TO APPLY: All applicants may submit an application online at https://jobs.mdot.state.md.us (use of this option allows the application to be saved). If you are submitting a paper copy of your application (DTS-1), please clearly indicate the position for which you are applying and include the Selection Plan number. In addition, you may attach a copy of the bulletin. It is essential that the application be filled out completely and accurately. Resumes will not be accepted for completed applications. 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. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
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.
Application materials must be received by the closing date (postmarks NOT accepted) online or at:
Recruitment and Examination Division
State Highway Administration
707 N. Calvert Street, Mail Stop-602
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-545-5552 or 1-877-743-9311
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.
Maryland Department of Transportation - 2 years ago