Metro Region Engineer - Senior Management Executive 19
Michigan Department of Transportation
Location: Southfield, Michigan
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
2 - 4
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 5901-22-MR-46-SME 19-SE
This is a limited-term appointment through a Senior Executive Service Contract. The appointment may last up two years in duration with opportunity to be extended based on operational need and performance.
As a member of the Director's Leadership Team, this position is responsible for the management and oversight of the strategic planning and operations of the region encompassing all areas of transportation engineering and multi-modal activities in accordance with the department's mission, vision, goals, and objectives. Responsible for the administration, oversight, and approval of the development and delivery of MDOT's programs within the region (Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties). Manage, administer, monitor, and approve financial and personnel resource budgets within the region. Lead, sponsor, and promote process improvement efforts. Lead, sponsor, and promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts. Coordinate and perform public relations activities necessary to inform internal and external customers about department programs, activities, and plans, and incorporate MDOT's Strategic Plan into all region programs and activities. Identify, implement, and foster open communications within the region. Oversee the selection and development of region staff and assure periodic and continuous evaluation of the job skills and performance. Select, train, guide, and coach region staff in accordance with Equal Opportunity laws and policies.
Required Education and Experience
Education Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major.
Experience Two years of professional, managerial experience.
All newly hired state employees are required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug test and physical (if applicable) prior to their actual appointment. Criminal and driving records will also be checked if applicable. Any position offer will be conditional until results of the drug test, physical, criminal background, and driving records indicate eligibility for employment.
The department reserves the right to close this posting prior to its original end date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.
Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is responsible for Michigan's 9,669-mile state highway system, comprised of all M, I, and US routes. MDOT also administers other state and federal transportation programs for aviation, intercity passenger services, rail freight, local public transit services, the Transportation Economic Development Fund (TEDF), and others.