The mission of the County's Department of Transportation (MCDOT) is to move people and connect places with the best transportation choices and services. MCDOT is seeking a Manager III for their Transportation Policy/Development Review Section.
The position will manage the Department’s coordinated review and processing of all (residential and commercial) development plans, transportation-related analyses and calculations for same, and for proposed work within County-maintained rights-of-way and easements, in accordance with the County Code and Department Standards/policies/procedures. Plan elements that are frequently assessed include but are not limited to: improvements to existing roads, design and construction of proposed County roads, site distance evaluations, adequacy of the existing downstream County-maintained system drainage systems, requests for Design Exceptions from Department standards and policies, and coordination with nearby MCDOT Capital Improvement Project (CIP) projects.
To view the job posting and submit an application, please visit Montgomery County Government’s Career website at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/careers and click on Search Jobs. You will find the job posting under the General Professional job category – IRC29387 (Closing Date May 23, 2018). EOE: M/F/D
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree.
EXPERIENCE: Five (5) years of professional experience in Transportation Management, Traffic Engineering, Civil Engineering or related field.
EQUIVALENCY: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
Experience and knowledgeable in the understanding of transportation engineering and construction practices, land use planning, stormwater management and storm drainage system design, and traffic engineering (operations and safety).
Experience in leading and supervising a staff engaged in transportation engineering and planning review, as well as project scoping and management.
Experience in collaborating and partnering with different agencies, consultants and contractors to achieve consensus around project design.
Experience in communicating effectively both orally and in writing, including the presentation of complex and/or technical information to high level officials and through community outreach.
Experience using GIS Arc View.
If selected for consideration for this position, you may be required to provide evidence that you possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities indicated on your resume.
Internal Number: IRC29387
About Montgomery County, Maryland Department of Transportation
Montgomery County is recognized as a national leader in innovation and technology and at the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT), we are supporting travel alternatives, improving safety and embracing cutting edge solutions through our work each day. The implementation of Capital Bikeshare, Traffic Signal modernization, smart parking meters, and our ongoing Pedestrian Safety Initiative are just a few of our diverse projects and programs. We are also planning for a future with more jobs, more people and more options through transformative projects as the Purple Line light rail and Bus Rapid Transit Systems.
At MCDOT, we are committed to delivering the first-rate, multimodal transportation system that Montgomery County needs through a renewed vision, mission and set of guiding principles. We want to partner with you, the people who use this system daily, to make lasting change and create the best transportation network possible for our community. We ask that you join us in working towards these goals. The daily transportation choices we make and the priorities we choose as a community matter. Let’s keep moving forward together.
Our Vision: A seamless transport...ation system for people of all ages, incomes and abilities that supports a vibrant and sustainable community.
Our Mission: To move people and connect places with the best transportation choices and services.
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