Transit Systems 2017-09-17 2017-10-22

Transportation Engineering Manager I

Company: Maryland Transit Administration View more listings
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 88449

MARYLAND TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION Transportation Engineering Manager I (0515) Career Service **Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply**


Are you seeking a job where your work is rewarding and provides excellent benefits? The Maryland Department of Transportation Transit Administration (MTA) invites you to apply today to be considered for a position that provides customer service to the citizens of Maryland every day. The MTA is one of the largest transit systems in the United States and is seeking dynamic and energetic individuals to join the MTA team. This is a position-specific recruitment. The resulting list of eligible candidates will be used to fill this MTA position/function only. All interested persons will need to re-apply for any future recruitments conducted for this classification.

The Maryland Department of Transportation's Transit Administration (MTA) is recruiting for Transportation Engineering Manager I. The Transportation Engineering Manager I manages the design and construction management of Systems and Equipment Engineering projects related to Bus, Metro, Light Rail, MARC and Freight. This function is electro-mechanical, telecommunications, electronics and information technology in nature. Projects managed include; construction, architectural & engineering, new equipment and overhaul contracts related to traction power, signaling & train control, third rail and catenary systems, corrosion control, communications, intelligent vehicle transportation systems, supervisory control & data acquisition, track and civil engineering work. Employee prepares rehabilitation of a variety of complex transit engineering systems. Also, supervises engineers and other professional technical and clerical employees as well as professional engineering consultants. QUALIFICATIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Possession of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university. Experience: Seven (7) years of experience in Professional Engineering. *Two (2) years of experience working in mass transit system or transit operation.

If you have held more than one (1) position at the same employer, please list each position (and the duties of that position) that you held and the length of time that you held each position.

The ideal candidate will be NACE certified.

SUBSTITUTION INFORMATION: Additional work experience in professional engineering or in technical engineering at the journey level or above may be substituted on a year for year basis for the required education.

Possession of a Master's Degree in Engineering may be substituted for one year of the non-supervisory experience.

Persons currently registered as Professional Engineers in the State of Maryland or in a state with comparable requirements are considered to have met the education requirements. LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS: N/A ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: TO APPLY: You must complete a Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) application (Form DTS-1) to be considered for this recruitment. Resumes may not be substituted for the application. Since the examination for this recruitment may be an evaluation and rating of the information you provide on your application, it is essential that the application is filled out completely and accurately, listing all relevant experience in detail and addressing the specific requirements shown above. 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 within MDOT, one of the modal administrations, or the Authority.

NOTE: Applications not completely filled out will not be considered. The selected candidate will be subject to background and reference checks. Employees are subject to the State Substance Abuse Policy to include possible drug testing.

It is highly recommended that applications be completed and submitted online by registering at Make sure you meet the minimum and selective qualifications and follow the instructions on MDOT's Online Employment Center website.

Applicants not applying online may obtain a DTS-1 Application form by calling (410) 767-3860 and mail to: MTA Office of Human Resources, 6 Saint Paul Street, 5th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202. Applicants may also submit their application directly to the Office of Human Resources.

Applicants with degrees granted outside of the United States will be required to provide a written evaluation of education documentation by a credentialing organization such as: American Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admissions Officers (AACRAO) International Education Services - Tel: 202-296-3359

MTA 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. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be provided as requested.

The Maryland Department of Transportation 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 H1B Visa candidates from paying sponsorship fees; all sponsorship fees must be assumed by the potential employer. TTY call 711 TTY Users May Also Call Their Telecommunications Relay Service

The MTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Issue Date: 3/17/17

Transportation Engineering Manager I Supplemental Questionnaire

* 1. Do you possess a Bachelor's degree in Engineering? If you have answered yes to this question it must be clearly stated on your application. Yes No * 2. Do you possess seven (7) years of experience in Professional Engineering? If you have answered yes to this question it must be clearly stated on your application. Yes No * 3. Do you possess two (2) years of experience in a mass transit system or transit operation? If you have answered yes to this question it must be clearly stated on your application. Yes No * Required Question

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