Are you a relationship builder and strategic thinker with an urge to improve communities and the economy through transportation? Is managing complex, large-scale, multimodal transportation projects your passion? Join ODOT’s Portland team as our Major Projects manager! In this leadership role, you will manage the Major Projects Unit and develop and implement priority projects for the region. Major Projects Unit focuses include:
Our Region 1 employees work on projects that challenge the industry standard and that give back to our communities. We are currently working on projects from the recent transportation package, HB2017.
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.
A day in the life:
What’s in it for you:
What we need:
Pathway One: Three years of management experience in a public or private organization that included responsibility for each of the following:a) Development of program rules and policies.b) Development of long- and short-range goals and plans.c) Program evaluation andd) Budget preparation.ORPathway Two: Two years of management experience in a public or private organization that included responsibility for each of the following:a) Development of program rules and policies.b) Development of long- and short-range goals and plans.c) Program evaluation andd) Budget preparation.AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management.ORPathway Three: Three years of professional experience as a program/project leader,a) Assigning and reviewing work of professional staff (e.g., engineers, etc.).b) Project responsibility for developing goals and objectives.c) Project evaluation and d) Monitoring and controlling or preparing a budget.In the work history section on your resume, you must clearly describe your experience in each of the a), b), c), d) areas listed. Failure to provide this information may result in eliminating your application from further consideration.
Additionally, driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position.
What we’d like to see:
If you have these qualities, let us know! It’s how we will choose whom to move forward!
Learn more and apply!
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 20, 2019.
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For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call 503-986-7146 or email odotrecruitmentEM@odot.state.or.us.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.