This is a position to manage the Road Safety Audit program and to assist the Safety Manager with projects and programs. The following duties will be performed by the person in this position:
Supervise the overall Road Safety Audit (RSA) program to ensure continuation, enhancement and success in all aspects of RSAs. This includes but, is not limited to:
Determining when RSAs are warranted
Organizing, preparing and tracking RSAs
Training and overseeing the work of other Highway Safety Engineers
Reviewing RSA reports
Recommending and evaluating countermeasures
Using RSAs and working with others to initiate projects
Review safety projects through the design process
Supervise and develop Systematic Low Cost Programs and other special programs / projects, as needed based on Strategic Highway Safety Plan strategies and or FHWA guidance
Supervise Highway Safety staff assigned to group
Assist in the Traffic Engineering and Safety Section with tasks based on operational needs
This position requires travel to off-site locations and District Offices to administer the road safety audit program. A DOT owned vehicle will be provided for travel purposes.
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact the Human Resource Generalist, Candida Bouchard at 857-368-8504.
This requisition will remain open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.
Minimum Entrance Requirements:
Applicants must have at least (A) five years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, technical or professional experience in civil engineering work in such areas as construction, survey, design, transportation, hydraulics, structural, sanitary, drafting, environmental, highway, architectural, airport, soils and materials, of which (B) at least three years must have been in a professional capacity, and (C) of which at least one year must have been in a supervisory capacity, or (D) any equivalent combination of the required experience, and the substitutions below.
I. An Associate’s degree with a major in civil engineering** or civil engineering technology** may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required (A) experience.*
II. A Bachelor’s degree with a major in civil engineering** or civil engineering technology** may be substituted for a maximum of two years of the required (A) experience.*
III. A Graduate degree with a major in civil engineering** may be substituted for a maximum of three years of the required (A) experience and one year of the required (B) experience.*
**NOTE: The terms civil engineering and civil engineering technology include related engineering disciplines, such as construction, survey, hydraulics, design, transportation, structural, soils, sanitary, environmental, drafting, highway, architectural, mining, airport and materials.
*Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.
NOTE: Educational substitutions will only be permitted for a maximum of one year of the required (B) experience. No substitutions will be permitted for the required (C) experience.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Based on assignment, possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Class D Motor Vehicle Operator's License may be required.
FOR NON-MassDOT APPLICANTS:
Applicants for this position must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate engineering discipline and E.I.T. certification or P.E. registration for appointment to this position.
FOR MassDOT EMPLOYEES:
Applicants for this position must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate engineering discipline and E.I.T. certification or P.E. registration for appointment to this position, or hold a position in the Department in one of the next two lower titles than the position applied for, in the same or similar career ladder.
An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
For purposes of bargaining unit designation, Unit 9 is equivalent to MassDOT Unit E.
Internal Number: 1800023B
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