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Engineering Project Management Team Lead – NEW HIGHER SALARY!

By September 23, 2022

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply online at https://tinyurl.com/2668hj58 by October 6, 2022 at midnight EST to be considered.

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NEW HIGHER SALARY: $80,011-$156,021
The Challenge
We are looking for an experienced Engineering Project Management Team Lead to join our Technical Services Project Management team.

In this role you will:

  • Oversee 2 Senior Project Managers who supervise teams of Project Managers delivering assigned portfolios of centrally-managed State Transportation Improvement Projects (STIP).  These teams coordinate pre-construction activities from initial scoping through construction contract letting.
  • Provide direction, leadership, supervision, technical guidance, and advice to team members to ensure the establishment and obtainment of project goals, objectives, deliverables, and schedules.
  • Promote risk identification and implementation of mitigation strategies to ensure projects remain on scope, schedule, and budget.
  • Provide technical direction/expert advice supporting the resolution of elevated project-related issues, and decisions on complex engineering, design, environmental, and public-involvement matters.
  • Review key project deliverables for quality assurance while ensuring deliverables comply with federal/state laws, rules, regulatory actions, policies, and procedures.
  • Attend and support project managers who are leading project meetings.
  • Foster effective teamwork, communications, coordination, and collaboration.
  • Work with senior leadership, local, state, and federal government representatives, professional engineering firms, and Division and technical staff to resolve project issues, discuss project specifics, and relay project status/updates.
  • Manage both financial and human resources required to meet project delivery goals.
  • Set performance measures, goals, and objectives, and measure progress for the section and staff.
  • Manage our performance management system for the team and make hiring decisions.
  • Ensure timely/proper contract administration with private engineering firms, including scopes of services, consultant selection, labor cost estimates, progress reports, and invoice review/payments.
  • Monitor contract costs against available funding.

What You Bring

  • Experience developing transportation infrastructure projects, including project planning and decision-making, preliminary and final design, and related technical/engineering analyses.
  • Strong project management experience scoping development, developing schedules, setting budgets, ensuring quality, and leading risk management.
  • Experience with overall project delivery processes and related transportation/highway engineering, techniques, practices, procedures, and requirements.
  • Experience developing and managing professional services/engineering contracts including scoping, estimating, negotiating, QA/QC, invoice review/approval, project closeout, and performance evaluation.
  • Experience supervising staff, including performance evaluations, employee development, and coaching.
  • Experience organizing, developing, and leading multi-disciplinary teams, and providing updates to senior leadership and project stakeholders.
  • Experience supervising permanent employees, contractors, and/or consultants.

We may require registration as a professional engineer with the NC Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, and
  • 6+ years of relevant engineering experience, and
  • 4+ years of supervisory experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of training and experience.

Call me: Claire Chiancone at 919-707-6309.

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