Virginia State Government Maintenance Superintendent – Cumberland AHQ in Cumberland, Virginia

Position Information
Job Description

Position will plan, develop, deliver and operate all aspects of an area headquarters transportation maintenance program in compliance with established schedules and budgets. Position will supervise overall activities of crew members in the repair and maintenance of roads in an assigned geographical work area. Position duties will include incident/safety management, 24/7 snow and ice operations, responding to citizen concerns, prioritizing work orders in conjunction with routine and emergency maintenance activities, and dealing with the public. This position is designated as essential and, as such, all duties associated with this job are required during emergency situations which may include but are not limited to inclement weather, disaster response and emergency operations. Additional vacancies in the Dillwyn Residency (Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland and Prince Edward Counties) may be filled from this recruitment.

VDOT employees have Shared Values and a Code of Ethics. We encourage all those who apply to review these values and ethics. If you share our values, we invite you to apply. Your success in our organization depends upon sharing these values and keeping this Code of Ethics. In addition to a rewarding work experience, VDOT offers excellent benefits including competitive health and life insurance programs, pre-tax spending accounts, state funded Short and Long Term Disability Program, a state retirement plan with options for tax-deferred retirement savings including employer matching. Miscellaneous benefits include paid holidays, tuition assistance, wellness programs, etc. Click Here for additional information.

Minimum Qualifications

Considerable experience with highway construction and maintenance equipment, materials and work methods, practices and procedures. Demonstrated ability to organize and plan work within a budget, develop cost estimates and manage inventory. Experience supervising staff. Ability to schedule, plan and monitor work activities. Ability to interpret and apply policies and procedures. Ability to gather data, conduct research and create reports and correspondence. Skill in reading road and bridge sketches. Skill in the use of computers and software applications.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience planning, developing and managing a budget and managing inventory. Experience managing performance and applying progressive discipline. Experience leading emergency operations activities. Commercial driver’s license. High school graduate or GED preferred; experience or training may substitute for education.

Special Requirements

Valid driver’s license and safety shoes required. Satisfactory results from a fingerprint-based criminal history record check, DMV driving record check, pre-employment physical, drug screen, references and work history will be required before employment begins. Will be required to work outside normal hours in emergencies and inclement weather to include nights, weekends and holidays.

Special Instructions to Applicants

State applications will only be accepted as submitted online by 11:59 pm on the closing date through the Recruitment Management System (RMS). State applications submitted via email, postal mail, fax, or in person will not be considered.

Applicants are expected to fully represent qualifications and work history on the State application. The decision to interview an applicant is based on the information provided on the application, therefore, it is essential to fully complete each section of the application and provide detailed information. Submitting an incomplete state application, or a state application lacking in detail, may impact your interview eligibility. This website will provide a confirmation of receipt when the application is submitted successfully. Please refer to “Your Application” in your RMS Account to check the status of your application for this position. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. For more information about our employment practices, please visit “Information for VDOT Employees and Applicants”:

Contact Information

Roxanna Benedikter



Working Title: Maintenance Superintendent – Cumberland AHQ

Role Title: Transport Opertns Manager II - 79155

Job Open Date: 10/18/2016

Job Close Date: 11/01/2016

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $47,557 - $64,000

Agency: Dept of Transportation (501)

Agency Website:

Location: Cumberland - 049

Position Number: 03635

Job Posting Number: 1017724

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: No

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 04