Bring your leadership to ODOT!ODOT is recruiting for a project manager. This role supervises and manages ODOT's role in the delivery of multi-million dollar transportation construction projects. The project manager is responsible for the contract administration of Commission Services construction contracts. This individual also represents the engineer on the project and has the authority to enforce the provisions of the contract.Project managers oversee a staff of engineers, technicians, surveyors, and clerical personnel who assist in the project manager's role as the contract administrator of ODOT construction contracts, as well as the construction management experts for the agency. Work in beautiful Astoria!Astoria is located along the scenic Columbia River, just minutes from the Pacific Ocean. This historic city with its Victorian era homes offers visitors and residents the opportunity to enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Indoor activities include museums, shopping, restaurants, and more. Opportunities for outdoor activities in the area include water sports, hiking, biking, horseback riding, camping, and other exciting events along the Oregon Coast. Astoria is also just a two-hour drive from the Portland metro area.We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.Augmented Recruitment:This recruitment is to augment the candidate pool generated by job announcement ODOT17-0452oc. If you have previously applied for this position, you do not need to re-apply. Names of qualified applicants will remain on the list for further consideration.Additional Details:The successful candidate will become part of the state's management team.
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Minimum Qualifications:A valid Professional Engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering AND Three (3) years of journey level professional engineer experience. NOTE: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire. Special Qualifications:Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s). Preferred Attributes: We may show preference to candidates whose application materials demonstrate the following.
To learn more and to apply, please click here or visit www.odotjobs.com and search for job posting ODOT17-0452ocA. This opportunity closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 3, 2017. Please note that we cannot accept resumes and/or applications through this website.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.