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Company: State of Florida
Location: Miami
Posted on: May 27, 2023

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Press Tab to Move to Skip to Content Link Date: - May 11, 2023 Location: - MIAMI, FL, US, 33172
The State Personnel System is an E-Verify employer. For more information click on our -E-Verify Website .Requisition No: -751382 -Agency: Department of TransportationWorking Title: DRAINAGE ENGINEER SUPERVISOR - 55012263 1Position Number: -55012263 -Posting Closing Date: 05/31/2023 - STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
SELECTED EXEMPT SERVICE ANTICIPATED BI-WEEKLY HIRING SALARY RANGE: $3,356.85 - $4,344.16 Working for the State of Florida is more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package for employees features a highly competitive set of employee benefits including:

  • Health insurance (over 90% employer --- 10 paid holidays a year paid) --- Career advancement opportunities
    • $25,000 life insurance policy (100% --- Tuition waiver for public college courses employer paid) --- Training opportunities
      • Dental, vision and supplemental --- Flexible work schedules and telework (for
      • State of Florida retirement package
      • Generous vacation and sick leave Join FDOT and be part of the team that works as one to improve safety, enhance mobility and inspire innovation in the SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: You may be required to provide your Social Security Number to conduct required verifications. Male candidates born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion in the Career Service, or appointment in the Selected Exempt Service (SES) or Senior Management Service (SMS) unless they are registered with the Selective Service System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VALUES AND SUPPORTS EMPLOYMENT OF INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES. QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. In accordance with Section 110.112, Florida Statutes, and the Florida Department of Transportation's Individuals with Disabilities Affirmative Action Plan, the agency is committed to ensuring affirmative action and equal employment opportunity for qualified individuals with disabilities. Upon request and as appropriate, reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities may be provided. Please contact the Florida Department of Transportation's Human Resources Office located at 605 Suwannee Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399, or call (850) 414-5300 for assistance. POSITION DESCRIPTION: Supervises and provides leadership and guidance to subordinate positions in the Drainage Design Unit. Leads staff, leads change, builds coalitions, exercises business judgment, monitors progress, and delivers results. Supervises employees by communicating regularly, motivating, evaluating, planning, and directing employee work. Initiates and follows through with personnel actions, completes performance appraisals, and provides training opportunities and resources to subordinate positions. Delegates and supervises drainage design production and permitting activities. Completes performance appraisals in accordance with the Performance Management System. Performs duties as Engineer of Record and Project Manager for Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) drainage projects. Performs all duties associated with the complete assembly of drainage construction plans and specifications of assigned projects. Prepares, delegates, and supervises drainage design activities. Designs and signs and seals drainage and stormwater management systems as they relate to highway projects. Performs advanced engineering work and supervises and directs the preparation of highly complex drainage construction plans and stormwater management systems as it relates to highway projects. Prepares calculations used to design drainage/stormwater management systems utilizing computer programs, such as A dvanced Interconnected Pond Routing (ADICPR), Hydraulic Engineering Center's River Analysis System (HEC-RAS), GEOPAK Drainage, PONDS, etc. Performs plans review for all phases of design, including reports, studies, and permit packages. Assists in the preparation of inhouse permit applications for submittal to regulatory agencies. Coordinates, distributes, and monitors drainage and permitting unit review assignments. Exercises mature engineering judgement in drawing creative conclusions and recommends changes to stormwater design methodology. Maintains thorough knowledge of Drainage design and Stormwater and Environmental Permitting criteria, policies, regulations, procedures, and engineering policies relative to plans production. Administers the unit's Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) plan and participates in Quality Assurance Reviews (QAR's). Signs and seals engineering documents. Manages district-wide drainage design contracts which requires preparation of Letters of Authorization, Scope of Services, invoice authorizations, consultant negotiations, budget management, and other miscellaneous duties. Assists the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) project managers with consultant selections, scope preparations, staff hour negotiations, schedules, cost estimates and related items. Administers one or more district wide contracts requiring preparation of Task Work Orders, Scopes of Services, invoice authorizations, consultant negotiations, budget management, and other miscellaneous duties. Assists in the development and delivery of training courses or presentations in the areas of stormwater and permitting to a variety of audiences. Assists the District Drainage Design Engineer with duties as needed. Provides technical input and oversight to other Drainage Unit personnel in the development and recommendation of changes to standards, policies, and procedures related to stormwater design and permitting. Responds to inquiries on the Drainage Manual, Drainage Handbooks, and other design aids and references with the latest standards, procedures, and guidelines and reports inconsistencies to the District Drainage Engineer. Provides expert witness testimony as needed on behalf of the Drainage unit. Help establish the Design Office Business Plan, and ensures the goals are successfully achieved. Provides drainage and permitting related technical support to other Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) departments and design teams as needed. Coordinates drainage design with other agencies such as counties, cities or Water Management Districts and serves as a liaison between the Department and agents of the Regulatory Agencies. Applies knowledge of federal, state, and regional regulatory agency rules and regulations and understanding of hydrologic engineering principles, practices, and computations to help the Department obtain all necessary permits. Provides technical support as needed to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) mitigation banking program including research, wetland functional assessments, accounting, and mitigation advertisements. Provides technical support to other mitigation programs as required. Determines and sets right of way requirements for drainage and serves as an expert witness. Provides expert witness testimony for Eminent Domain cases. Prepares and signs and seals Bridge Hydraulics Reports and Bridge Hydraulics Recommendation Sheets. Recommends the most appropriate configurations and scour protection alternatives for bridge sites. Performs hydraulic studies and prepares hydraulic reports such as Location Hydraulic Reports and Pond Siting Reports for Project Development Studies and Design. Provides recommendations on permitting aspects during the Project Development & Environmental (PD&E) process and Design phases on multiple types of transportation projects. Performs field reviews on projects to determine drainage areas and flow patterns and to establish highwater controls. Prepares drainage maps and determines drainage structure adequacy for meeting hydraulic and safety standards. Determines and sets right of way requirements for drainage. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of drainage and stormwater management design. Project Management; design criteria and plans production process; environmental regulatory permitting agency rules and regulations; wetland mitigation as required by environmental regulatory permitting agencies; Drainage and Stormwater Management design; Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) criteria for use in review and design of stormwater systems; bridge hydraulics and scour determinations; contract management and invoicing; endangered species and wildlife impacts; National Environment Police Act (NEPA) and its implementation to FDOT projects. SKILL IN: preparing stormwater calculations and reports; reading construction plans; using a personal computer, Microsoft Office, and stormwater software s uch as Advanced Interconnected Pond Routing (ADICPR), Hydraulic Engineering Center's River Analysis System (HEC-RAS), ponds, and HY-8; negotiating; communicating (listening, verbal and written). ABILITY TO: Lead people; lead change; supervise people; deliver results; Ability to organize, plan, schedule projects, make decisions and negotiation. Ability Use Computer Aided Drafting Design (CADD) and GEOPAK Drainage to design stormwater management systems; apply the proper stormwater system to a specific project; perform field reviews; schedule and monitor design projects and project reviews; set priorities; team effectively with others; analyze stormwater problems comprehensively and make timely and practical decisions; be proactive; exercise good Business judgment and take prudent risks; plan and organize work effectively; work on multiple projects or assignments; meet established deadlines; build coalitions and reach consensus; train or instruct others; organize and coordinate permitting information; administer consultant contracts; provide expert witness testimony for Eminent Domain cases. Supervise people effectively, determine work priorities, assign work tasks, and ensure proper completion of work assignments. REQUIRED LICENSURE/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION: Registration as a Professional Engineer as required in accordance with Chapter 471, F.S. OTHER JOB RELATED REQUIREMENTS: Due to the nature of this position, incumbent must respond to emergencies. The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.For assistance, call the People First Service Center at (877) 562-7287 Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Eastern time

Keywords: State of Florida, Miami , DRAINAGE ENGINEER SUPERVISOR - 55012263 1, Engineering , Miami, Florida

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