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Engineering Program Manager

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $7,878.00 - $10,587.20 Monthly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 20-0179-02
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Public Works Department

Job Summary
We have an exciting career opportunity for a licensed Engineering Program Manager (Engineer IV). If you are looking for an opportunity to be part of an organization that provides professional advancement, a great family-work life balance, and an opportunity for working on a wide variety of projects, the City of Salem Public Works Department is a great place for you.

Salem is the state capital of Oregon and is located in the heart of the Willamette Valley between the Coast and Cascade Mountain ranges. Within a one-hour drive of the beautiful Oregon Coast, Cascade Mountains, and downtown Portland, Salem offers a prime location to experience the areas wonderful opportunities for year-around activities including sports, outdoor events, art, culture, and education. The City operates under a Council/Manager form of government and offers a fast-paced, welcoming, progressive environment.

Our Engineering Division is charged with delivering the 5-Year Capital Improvement Plan and is currently working on a wide variety of projects including: water distribution and treatment facilities, wastewater collection and treatment facilities, pump stations, reservoirs, drainage facilities, parks, airport facilities, streets, bridges, traffic signals, water transmission lines, and urban development projects.

This available Engineering Program Managerposition performs full range civil engineering project and program development within the transportation and parks development arena; manages multiple projects and programs with administrative responsibility through design and construction phases; and quality control and assurance over activities managed by engineers at lower levels. The Engineering Program Managerleads a project team specializing in roadway improvements, traffic signals, street lights, bicycle and pedestrian enhancements, and parks multidisciplinary development projects. Given their direct involvement inprojects, technical engineering experience in these areas is paramount given the community-wide impacts of these large capital improvement projects.

This senior level position also provides the rewarding opportunity to provide consultation and guidance to other department/division staff along with developing the next generation of engineers within our division through supervision and mentorship. The successful candidate will be a team player that is flexible, highly motivated, and committed to providing the extra-effort needed to meet critical timelines. If you are up to the challenge, then come work with us!

The Public Works Department values employees and their professional development. If you are someone that takes pride in collaborating on innovative ideas, proactively responding to community needs, and being a good environmental and financial steward, we look forward to meeting you! The Public Works Department promotes a healthy work life balance, while maintaining the utmost dedication to the health, safety and welfare of our community, including our team!

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check
  • Must have an Oregon Drivers license and meet the City of Salem's driving standards.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Civil Engineering or a related field, and eight years of experience in a related field, or any combination of experience and training that demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skills, and abilities as listed, and ability to perform the essential job functions.
  • Professional Civil Engineer License required.

Where can I find out more about the position?
Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Engineer 4 or view by clicking here

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .




Posted: 2020-09-28 Expires: 2020-10-29

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