Director of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure
Salary: Negotiable up to $155,642 based on qualifications.
Position is open until filled. First review of applicants: 12/14/12
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The newly created Department of Transportation & Capital Infrastructure is currently accepting applications for the position of Department Director. This is a senior level management position. The Director provides oversight of transit and road development, the implementation of traffic improvement measures, the review of transportation-related land development applications, the development and administration of the County’s Capital Facility Standards, and the design, planning and construction of General Government public-use facilities. Position duties include, but are not limited to: overseeing and directing all work related to County transportation and capital projects such as strategic planning, budgeting, funding, design, construction, administration, and cost analysis; advising on policy matters; ensuring compliance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations; and planning, directing, and managing the annual capital and departmental budget process including providing recommendations and resolving budget issues. This position regularly presents to the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and other public forums on a wide variety of transportation and capital construction issues. The Director is also responsible for leading and managing a high performing staff and maintaining a professional work environment in accordance with County policies and procedures.
The successful candidate will hold a Master’s degree and a minimum of ten years related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A degree in transportation planning, engineering, architecture, public administration, or construction management is strongly preferred. Senior management level experience in a local government organization managing transportation initiatives, capital projects, facilities design and/or construction projects and experience supervising exempt level staff is preferred.
Loudoun County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce. Applicants selected as finalists for this position will be subject to a criminal history/credit/driver’s license check.
Interested applicants must complete and submit an application via our electronic application system. To apply, please go to our website: www.loudoun.gov