The City of Portland's Civil Design and Construction Management Division (CDCM) is seeking an Engineering Supervisor to lead the design and construction management team within the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT).
About the position:
This Engineering Supervisor position resides within CDCM which provides the civil design and construction management for the bulk of PBOT's capital improvement projects. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a solid engineering background in both design and construction. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities to oversee on-call engineering consultant contracting and excellent communication skills. They will also have an interest in further developing electronic design delivery for seamless vertical and horizontal alignments and digital terrain modeling transfer into the construction phase of our projects.
We offer a collaborative, learning environment, in support of PBOT's Mission: We work with our community to shape a livable city together. We plan, build, manage, and maintain an effective and safe transportation system that provides people and businesses the access and mobility they need and deserve. We keep Portland moving.
What you'll get to do:
Supervise and lead a section within Civil Design and Construction Management, including traditional civil design transportation projects, transit oversight, estimating, and providing construction management supervision on a variety of projects, big and small, including bridges and structures.
Personnel development, supervision, and technology advancement lead.
Lead the technical aspects of Design and Construction project stages for PBOT's CIP program, and provide engineering expertise during Project Development stage.
Be a member of the PBOT team- a national leader in the area of accessibility and accessible design standards.
Develop and prioritize projects that will help support the PBOT Strategic Plan.
As a person, you are (a);
Safety Conscious: A manager that incorporates public safety and staff safety as top priorities in every decision.
Excellent Communicator:A strong communicator to technical and non-technical individuals and who is proficient verbally and in writing.
Experienced Engineer: A professional engineer with a diverse background in engineering, various construction delivery methods, and ability to negotiate with team members (internally and external to the organization) to accomplish objectives in a collaborative, successful way.
Organized: Able to work on a multitude of tasks and understand/react to various situations in a fast-paced work environment.
Dedicated: Personally, you have a passion for transportation and improving transportation through public service; you hold a high level of pride in making sure that projects are effectively managed, and that you are proud of the work delivered to the public.
Leader: Strong leader with commitment to your position as well as your team/employees.
Who we are:
City of Portland Core Values:Anti-racism | Communication | Collaboration | Equity | Transparency | Fiscal Responsibility These values guide our actions as we serve the community and engage our workforce. To learn more about the City's core values, please click here.
Why work at the City of Portland? The City of Portland workforce serves a population of over 650,000. We are culture- and solutions-driven, viewing every challenge as an opportunity to learn, improve, and share our expertise. We are committed to removing systemic barriers to resources, access, and opportunity. The City is a believer in ALL people and continues to actively recruit and retain diverse top talent every day. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, basic life, short- and long-term disability coverage to eligible employees and their families. If you are open-minded, motivated, community-focused, and self-aware, please apply yourself at the City of Portland today.
Work Location Currently, many positions with the City of Portland are being performed remotely due to COVID-19. Some employees are working from home full-time, while other roles cannot be filled in a remote status (firefighter, vehicle mechanic, street maintenance, etc.). In the future, current positions classified as “full-time remote” could: 1) remain full-time remote, 2) become a remote/onsite mix, 3) revert to full-time at a city work location. As the situation evolves, the exact work location of the position in this recruitment may change based upon leadership direction and approval.
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The following minimum qualifications are required for this position
Experience managing civil engineering projects including design development and construction management of multi-disciplinary projects.
Experience reviewing and applying AASHTO, state and local jurisdiction standards to projects.
Experience delivering projects using digital modeling to enhance project design through construction.
Experience leading technical employees including scheduling, mentoring, training, and professional development.
Experience communicating and collaborating with technical and non technical individuals, verbally and in writing.
Applicant Must Also Possess:
Professional Engineers Certification at time of application
Oregon Professional Engineers Certification within 2 months of hire
Any combination of education and experience that is equivalent to:
Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering field AND
Eight years (8) of progressively responsible experience in professional engineering, including two (2) years of experience in a supervisory OR mentoring role
(Example of other combination: Masters Degree with 6 years of experience in professional engineering including 2 years of experience in a supervisory/mentoring role)
About The City of Portland
The City of Portland workforce serves a population of over 650,000. We are culture- and solutions-driven, viewing every challenge as an opportunity to learn, improve, and share our expertise. We are committed to removing systemic barriers to resources, access, and opportunity. The City is a believer in ALL people and continues to actively recruit and retain diverse top talent every day. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, basic life, short- and long-term disability coverage to eligible employees and their families. If you are open-minded, motivated, community-focused, and self-aware, please apply yourself at the City of Portland today.