**OPEN to All Qualified Applicants** EXECUTIVE SERVICE This position serves at the pleasure of the Appointing Authority
This is a position specific recruitment. The resulting candidates will be used to fill this Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) position/function only. All interested persons will need to re-apply for any future recruitment conducted for this classification.
The Electrical Engineering Manager will direct major programs involving the planning, development, design, construction, maintenance, and operations of existing and new electrical systems to include multi-divisional support and coordination, system analysis and integration, and analysis of business, policy, and operations impacts. This position will supervise licensed professional engineer project managers in the planning, design, coordination, implementation, and management of electrical systems (i.e. roadway lighting, sign lighting, tunnel lighting, tunnel ventilation systems, electrical distribution for commercial buildings, fiber optic cabling systems, communication systems, control systems for moveable bridges, and other electrical systems). The incumbent will identify resource and policy implications of major programs.
The Electrical Engineering Manager will direct systems engineers in the development of projects impacting major business and operation programs. This position will review systems engineering elements like concept of operations, functional requirements, traceability matrices, detailed specifications, reports, and related documents for compliance with standard system engineering approaches. The incumbent will sponsor, plan, and participate in regional planning, coordination, and specification development with other agencies such as General Engineering Consultants, Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA), utility providers, and other agencies as required. The current vacancy is located in Baltimore County, Maryland.
Possession of a Maryland Professional Engineer license, in the appropriate option, is required. Evidence of license must be presented at time of appointment.
Experience: Three (3) years of experience managing engineering projects as a licensed professional engineer. Two (2) years of this experience must include managing Electrical Engineering projects.
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, please list each position that you held and the length of time that you held each position.
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS:
An applicant's current license as a Professional Engineer in a state with comparable requirements acceptable to the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers, in the appropriate option for which application is made, will be accepted but the applicant must obtain a Maryland Professional Engineer license within twelve (12) months of appointment. Evidence of out of state license must be presented at time of appointment.
Applicants must possess a Class C Driver's License valid in the State of Maryland. Applicants must list the license number and date of expiration on the application.
1. Registration requirements are established under Title 14, Business Occupations and Professions Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.
2. Employees of the Maryland Department of Transportation assigned to especially sensitive locations or facilities may be required to obtain and maintain a special security badge.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply on-line or submit an application (TSHRS Form DTS-1) form to:
All applications must be received by March 1, 2017. No postmarks accepted. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be provided upon request.
Please be advised that the State of Maryland is dedicated to a drug-free workplace, and as a result, employees are subject to the State's Substance Abuse Policy to include possible drug testing. Selected candidate(s) may be subject to background and reference checks.
The incumbent in this position will not be a member of a covered bargaining unit.
Note: The Maryland Transportation Authority is not sponsoring new employees in application of the H-1B Visa at this time due to budgetary constraints. 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.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. MDTA 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.
Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disability will be provided upon request. Please notify in advance. MD Relay Service Number 1-800-735-2258 (TTY Number: 711). Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.
The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) owns and operates one of the world’s longest over-water bridges (Bay Bridge) as well as the widest underwater highway vehicular tunnel ever built by the immersed-tube method (Fort McHenry Tunnel). Our latest undertaking, the Inter-County Connector (ICC/MD 200), will be Maryland’s – as well as the Mid-Atlantic’s – first all-electronic toll facility. Fo...r nearly 40 years, the MDTA has provided Maryland’s citizens and visitors with safe, secure and convenient transportation facilities. We are committed to quality and excellence in customer service, and we rely on our organization’s values, traditions and – most importantly – our employees to achieve these goals.
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