Idaho Department of Transportation
Idaho Transportation Department
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Do you want to make a difference and be part of an award-winning agency, dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Idaho through transportation?
At the Idaho Transportation Department, every employee is critical to the mission and we strive to foster an innovative, collaborative workplace where employees can grow and do their best work.
The Idaho Transportation Department is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Project Manager 1 to be part of our District 4 team in Twin Falls. Our team is looking for someone with a strong background in transportation and likes working with diverse stakeholders in a culture that promotes innovation and collaboration. This position will work closely with others to coordinate and manage highway project design/construction using professional project management techniques and principles. This includes project planning, initiation/chartering, development execution, and construction contract administration.
The selected candidates must be self-starters and be able to work independently to achieve goals.
Note: This position requires a driver’s record check before a final job offer is made.
Example of Duties:
Prepares highway construction bid packages for advertisement.
Administers highway construction packages by making sure contract requirements are being met and by making payments to the Contractor
Prepares project charters which includes detailed scope, schedule and budget along with other technical design such as design standards, minimum level of service, accident analysis, roadway typical, mays, etc. which are necessary for project design and programming
Actively manages the development process as well as contract administration in construction of highway projects.
Monitor and control the project tasks, schedules and resources, project estimates, and project scopes.
As assigned, represent the District, or Department on various process/technical teams which produce program manuals, assist with policy setting and change management
Planning and implementing projects including coordinating the development of project scope, goals, work plans, timelines, implementation strategies, and measurement processes/methods for assessing progress toward goals and project outcomes;
Interpreting and explaining specialized or complex material into information usable by the public;
Developing and monitoring contracts.
Experience using scheduling software/systems;
Experience in project management;
Good understanding of civil engineering practices;
Experience in transportation project cost estimation;
Experience in transportation project development
To apply for this job email your details to CAREERS@itd.idaho.gov