TxDOT's Bridge Division is looking for a Division Director based in Austin, TX. Texas’s inventory of almost 54,000 bridges is nearly 26,000 more than any other state and more than the combined inventories of 17 states. For more information on the Texas Bridge Program, go to https://www.txdot.gov/government/reports/texas-bridges.html
If you are looking for a career as part of a diverse workforce of over 12,000 employees statewide and you have the technical and leadership skills to help lead the largest bridge program in the country, let’s talk!
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Directs and oversees activities of the Bridge Division to include bridge project development, design of bridges and associated structures, geotechnical design, development of statewide standards and manuals, development and evaluation of construction specifications and processing and review of project design plans. Oversees the Federal Bridge Program and matters concerning bridge project development and programming. Oversees the Bridge Inspection Program and matters concerning construction and maintenance of bridges and related structures. Recommends policy, procedures, staffing and funding required to execute division programs. Reports to the Director of Engineering & Safety Operations.
This job requires the following:
Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering related discipline
This job requires the following:
5 years in Transportation engineering
(Experience can be satisfied by fulltime or prorated parttime equivalent)
Must have four (4) years managerial/supervisory experience.
Related graduate level education may be substituted for experience on a year per year basis.
Licenses and Certifications
The following Licenses and/or Certifications are required for this job:
Licensed Prof Engineer
Professional engineers licensed in another state, but not currently licensed in the State of Texas, must (1) meet the license requirements of the State of Texas Engineering Practices Act, (2) obtain a professional engineering license from the Texas Board Of Professional Engineers within six (6) months of the date of hire, and (3) sign an agreement to that effect as a condition of employment.
Internal Number: Job ID#: 111111
About Texas Department of Transportation
The Texas Department of Transportation is a State Agency which employs 12,000 employees.
Our Mission is as follows:
People are the Department’s most important customer, asset, and resource. The well-being, safety, and quality of life for Texans and the traveling public are of the utmost concern to the Department. We focus on relationship building, customer service, and partnerships.
We accept responsibility for our actions and promote open communication and transparency at all times.
We strive to earn and maintain confidence through reliable and ethical decision-making.
We conduct ourselves with the highest degree of integrity, respect, and truthfulness.
Vision: A forward-thinking leader delivering mobility, enabling economic opportunity, and enhancing quality of life for all Texans
Mission: Through collaboration and leadership, we deliver a safe, reliable, and integrated transportation system that enables the movement of people and goods.