Montgomery County Department of Transportation 100 Edison Park Drive, 4th Floor, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Manager III, Transportation Systems Engineering Team Leader $74,445 - $136,069
Closing Date: July 19, 2017
The Department of Transportation provides project planning, engineering design, construction management, and subsequent operation and maintenance of the County’s transportation infrastructure.
Employee will be responsible for leading, managing and directing the planning, implementation and day-to-day functions of the Traffic Systems Engineering Team within the Transportation Systems Management Section. This five-person team is responsible for the design, construction and maintenance of Traffic signal systems and the County FiberNet program. Duties include leading, supervising and managing a team of County professional and paraprofessional staff, engineering technicians, consultants, and contractors who are responsible for planning, designing, operating and maintaining the County’s signal system and FiberNet; developing and maintaining signal timing and phasing; developing and monitoring budgets; establishing and maintaining effective contacts with officials of local, state, and federal government in support of the aforementioned programs, meeting and corresponding with citizens, community associations, and elected officials to address complex issues regarding Traffic signal technologies to improve operational efficiency; manage the preparation of studies and evaluations regarding signalized locations; provide for confirmation of deployment and maintenance of fiber optic and copper communications cable plants as required to support FiberNet, Advanced Transportation Management System (ATMS) and Traffic signal programs; develop and manage all necessary contracts in support of Traffic signal and FiberNet programs; work closely and collaboratively with the Transportation Management Center regarding communications cable plants in support of the ATMS programs; participate in and support the TSSM program. A significant component of the employees’ responsibilities involves thinking, planning and utilizing sound Traffic engineering principles, and anticipating and developing advances in Traffic signal system technologies that can enhance the County’s efficient management of available roadway capacity and improve safety.
Experience: Five (5) years of progressively responsible professional experience in Traffic Engineering. Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree. Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted. License: Possession of a valid Class "C" (or equivalent) driver’s license from the applicant's state of residence when required for job-related duties.
To view the job posting and submit an application, please visit Montgomery County Government’s Career website at: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/careers and click on Search Jobs. You will find the job posting under the Managerial Executive job category – IRC26459 (Closing Date 7/19/17). EOE: M/F/D.
About Montgomery County Government, Department of Transportation
Montgomery County, Maryland, located near Washington, D.C., is a dynamic, growing, and richly diverse community of almost a million people residing in an area of nearly 500 square miles. Nationally known and recognized for good government, excellent educational systems, and thriving business and technology centers, Montgomery County is an outstanding place to work and live.
The County has thre...e branches of government -- executive, legislative, and judicial, with an elected County Executive and County Council. The County is a merit system employer, with approximately 9,000 full-time and part-time merit system employees working in a collective bargaining environment.
Montgomery County Government is a dynamic and progressive organization, committed to equal employment opportunity, diversity, family-friendly policies, and customer service, and is a recent winner of both the All-America Community Award and the Work-Life Alliance Seal of Approval.