The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is a major agency within the U.S. Department of Transportation with a mission to ensure that America’s transportation system is the best in the world through its roles as Leaders for National Mobility, stewards for National Highway Programs, and as Innovators for a Better Future. To help fulfill this mission, the agency is seeking candidates for the executive leadership vacancy of the New York Division Administrator located in Albany, NY.
The New York Division Administrator provides executive leadership and direction to a staff of 41 transportation professionals in delivering a complex annual $1.7 billion Federal-aid Highway Program, which is the fourth largest in the Nation. The incumbent provides strategic direction in advancing and implementing the U.S. Department of Transportation and FHWA initiatives, and innovative technologies to reduce highway fatalities, construct new and improve existing infrastructure, and accelerate project delivery. In addition, the incumbent collaborates with state, city, and local officials to address significant and controversial transportation issues in the state of New York State.
If interested in this vacancy, applications must be submitted by April 13, 2018.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Transportation that supports State and local governments in the design, construction, and maintenance of the Nation’s highway system (Federal Aid Highway Program) and various federally and tribal owned lands (Federal Lands Highway Program). Through financial and technical assistance to State and local governments, the Federal Highway Administration is responsible for ensuring that America’s roads and highways continue to be among the safest and most technologically sound in the world.