DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION AND ENGINEERING (UNCLASSIFIED)
City of Cincinnati
February 22, 2018
105565.43 - 142513.34
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This employee is responsible to the City Manager for the direction, management, and executive leadership of the Transportation and Engineering Department. Areas of responsibility and focus include the design, construction, and inspection of engineering and architectural projects for the City of Cincinnati. Employee ensures the quality of work and adherence to established policies and procedures. Performs related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (KSAS): (Illustrative only. Any one position may not require all of the listed KSAs nor do the listed examples include all the KSAs which may be required.)
Knowledge of: Principles of architecture and architectural design procedures and concepts. Principles and practices of engineering, relating to areas such as construction management, geotechnical engineering, structural design, highway design and general civil engineering. Principles and practices of program development and administration. Principles and practices of municipal budget preparation and administration. Principles of management, supervision, training, and performance evaluation. Pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations. City personnel policies and procedures. Safety principles and practices for employees.
Skill to: Operate appropriate computer equipment; use properly all related hardware and software. Operate assigned vehicle in the course of duty.
Ability to: Implement and maintain positive employee relations. Promote and maintain highest integrity throughout all personnel. Analyze and manage effective EEO/AA programs. Manage a comprehensive municipal engineering, architectural, and transportation program. Oversee, direct, prioritize and coordinate the work of executive staff. Select and evaluate staff. Participate in the development and administration of departmental goals, objectives and procedures. Oversee large program budgets. Review administrative and financial reports. Analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of goals. Research, analyze and evaluate new service delivery methods and techniques. Interpret and apply Federal, State and local policies, laws and regulations. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with the administration, Council, community, and other agencies.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Each applicant must have eight years of progressively responsible experience as a Professional Architect or Engineer or as a Public Administrator plus a Bachelor's Degree from an accredit college or university. A Master's Degree is preferred.
Internal Number: 18-99970
About City of Cincinnati
City of CINCINNATI & COMMUNITY Cincinnati, called the “northernmost southern city,” is a transportation and cultural gateway between the industrial North and rural South, with history dating back to Underground Railroad days. Cincinnati is known for its great architecture and many cultural attractions, especially its museums and theaters. It’s also home to nationally recognized colleges and universities, and headquarters for 9 Fortune 500 companies. It was recognized by RelocateAmerica as one of the top 100 places to live in america in 2010 and described as friendly, yet sophisticated, a city of contrasts whose diversity makes it difficult to categorize or characterize, and a unique place for residents, visitors and businesses. "Cincy" was also recognized as one of the country's most livable cities by Livability.com again in 2013 and ranked by Forbes in 2014 as the ninth best metro city for raising a family.