Nature of Work: The MDTA is seeking a licensed engineering professional to serve as the Stormwater Engineer in the Office of Engineering and Construction. This position will provide technical support in planning, design, construction, inspection, maintenance, and remediation related to MDTA stormwater assets. The incumbent assists in managing activities related to stormwater management, erosion & sediment control, stormwater permitting, stormwater mitigation / restoration, and reviewing remedial procedures, design calculations, cost estimates, plans and special provisions. Additionally, the Stormwater Engineer is responsible for supporting MDTA’s Stormwater Remedial Program that involves managing inspections and remedial projects related to drainage systems, stormwater management / water quality devices, erosion and sediment controls. Duties for this position include, however are not limited to, the following:
Assist in remedial activities to address defects found on stormwater assests;
Support the planning and design of remedial actions related to drainage systems, culverts, stormwater Best Management Practices (BMP’s) and their components, etc.;
Support the review of drainage, Stormwater Management (SWM) and Erosion, and Sediment Control (ESC) designs related to MDTA remedial and development projects;
Assist in procuring consultant engineering services and construction contracts;
Review and approve consultant billing invoices.
The ideal candidate will possess:
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Civil Engineering, with concentration preference in water resources engineering;
Knowledge in the principles, standards and regulations associated with drainage and stormwater management projects;
Have an understanding of hydraulics, hydrology, and erosion and sediment controls, and stormwater management practices.
Employees in this classification will receive direct supervision from the Environmental Manager.
MDTA employees are offered a generous benefits package including: a minimum of 10 paid holidays, a minimum of 27* days of leave annually (personal, vacation, and sick), access to the State Pension System, deferred compensation plans, excellent health, dental, and vision plans, and more! *May be prorated based upon start date.
Experience:**Two (2) years of experience managing, leading or designing stormwater remediation projects.**
**SELECTIVE QUALIFICATION recruitments are utilized when the position requires specific or additional bona fide occupational qualifications (knowledge, skills, and abilities). No substitutions are allowed for a Selective Qualification.
Your placement on an eligible list may be based solely on the contents of your application; therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information. 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.
If you have held more than one (1) position at the same employer, please list each position that you held and the length of time that you held each position.
Possession of a Maryland Professional Engineer license, in the appropriate option, is required. Evidence of license must be presented at the time of appointment. An applicant's current license as a Professional Engineer in a state with comparable requirements acceptable to the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers, in the appropriate option for which application is made, will be accepted but the applicant must obtain a Maryland license within twelve (12) months of appointment. Evidence of out of state registration must be presented at time of appointment. Applicants must list the license number, issued by, issue date, and expiration date on the application.
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MDTA VISION:The MDTA will improve the quality of life and create time for the customers we serve by revolutionizing customer service, delivering premium transportation alternatives and providing a safer, faster and more reliable driving experience.MDTA PURPOSE:Maximizing Safety and ReliabilityDelivering Excellent Customer ServiceTransforming the Workforce of TomorrowAdvancing the Future of TransportationMDTA VALUES:Accountability: Team members and individuals hold each other responsible for the commitments they have made.Communication: We encourage healthy discussion built on shared information and knowledge throughout the organization. We clearly,effectively and deliberately share information with and receive feedback from stakeholders.Employee Empowerment: We encourage employees to take initiative to accomplish outcomes using the strategies they determine arebest. We provide opportunities to all employees.Innovation: We are a national leader in applying state-of-the-art technology to revolutionize transportation operations and enhance customer service.Safety: We are a provider and partner of safe, reliable and resilient transportation services to our employees, customers and comm...unity.Stewardship: We promote and protect the social, environmental, ethical and financial well-being of our employees, our customers, our agency, our community and our State.Transparency: As an organization and individuals, our actions and outcomes are upfront, truthful and visible.Trust: Our teams are open, honest and vulnerable without fear of repercussions. Our external stakeholders know that we are taking actions that are in their best interests.