The Transportation Design Manager leads a team of professionals in planning and designing infrastructure projects and strategies that make the city’s transportation system safe and effective for all users. This job class is primarily responsible for applying a complete streets approach in developing strategies for future growth and adaptation. Employees in this job class are responsible for overseeing and managing staff involved in traffic planning and engineering. The Transportation Design Manager serves as the lead designer for transportation related projects, and is responsible for reviewing and signing off on engineering plans. This position works closely with the Director and Deputy Directors of the Transportation Department on major departmental projects, but is expected to use considerable initiative and independent judgment in the performance of duties. Work is primarily performed in an office setting, although there may also be a substantial amount of time spent working in and around construction sites.
Professional Engineer License with State of Alabama, or the ability to obtain Alabama license through reciprocity within 6 months.
Experience with transportation and traffic design (e.g., using transportation and engineering design manuals like MUTCD, Green Book, etc., experience with transportation consulting, working with city/county/state/federal agencies on transportation infrastructure design, etc.).
Supervisory experience including completing performance evaluations, delegating and reviewing work of subordinates, and managing time of subordinates.
The Personnel Board of Jefferson County Alabama is dedicated to recruiting, training, and retaining the best and the brightest to work in Civil Service. If you are motivated and conscientious, if you have a desire to work in public service, we invite you to explore the many career opportunities available to you in the Jefferson County Merit System.
Maybe you're thinking about a career in public safety, city management, information technology or engineering. These are but a few of the over eight hundred civil service occupations in which some nine thousand Merit System employees are engaged throughout Jefferson County, Alabama.
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