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Deputy Transportation Director

Location: Douglas County , Douglasville, GA 30134
Department: DOT Administration/154
Job Status: Full-Time
Status: Until Filled
Details: Salary: $90,000.00 - $105,000.00
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Job Summary

The primary role of the Deputy Transportation Director is to assist and support the Transportation Director in planning, directing, organizing and managing the operations of the County’s Transportation Department including administration, planning, development, engineering, traffic operations, road maintenance and all transit services assigned by the Transportation Director.

Job Ad

Minimum Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Civil Engineering or related discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Five (5) years professional related work experience in public service

  • Minimum three years of supervisory experience

  • Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the work required of the position and ability to provide leadership, answer questions and resolve problems usually associated with up to five years of experience or service in a leadership position

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered


  • Must possess a Professional Engineering License
  • Must have and maintain a valid United States Driver's License (Class C),a satisfactory motor vehicle record (MVR) and the ability and willingness to drive a county vehicle; if assigned job duties require the use of a vehicle
  • Minimum 21 years of age

Employment is contingent on passing a mandatory Physical/Drug Screen/MVR and Background Investigation.

Salary: $90,000.00 - $105,000.00 contract based on experience and qualifications, plus full benefits package

Resumes may be attached, but a resume without a completed application will not be considered.