Under direct supervision of the Section Chief, provides overall project management and contract administration for multiple multimodal transportation improvement projects from scoping through final design. Provides engineering design and review of project plans designed by outside consultants. Ensures plans, plats, and specifications conform to all applicable standards and requirements. Reviews and negotiates contracts. Prepares and monitors project schedules. Is responsible for monitoring project budgets and timely completion of assigned projects. Coordinates project design with VDOT, county, and other regulatory/approval agencies and citizens to resolve project issues. Reviews and recommends payment of invoices. Participates in citizens information meetings and responds to citizen's issues. Performs other related work as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, training and experience equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technologies with a bachelor's degree in the appropriate engineering or architectural field; plus four years of progressively responsible professional experience in the appropriate engineering field.
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED: A valid driver's license.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background and driving record check to the satisfaction of the employer.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum 7 years of experience in hands on design of multi-modal transportation improvement projects including bike & pedestrian/walkway/trail facilities, spot & intersection improvements, roadway widening, etc. Experience and working knowledge of federal and Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) design standards, guidelines, policies and procedures. Experience in the use of computer applications and software, including Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, AutoCAD Land Development Desktop, AutoCAD Civil3D and/or Microtation.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Work is generally sedentary. However, employee may be required to do some walking, standing, bending, and carrying of items under 25 pounds in weight. Ability to perform field investigations on transportation design projects. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.
SELECTION PROCEDURE: Panel interview.
It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.
Internal Number: 18-01808
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