Professional Engineer 1 – Assistant Project Manager
Oregon Department of Transportation Highway Division – Region 3 District 7 Roseburg
Do you have an interest in transportation projects, like major interchanges, bridges, traffic signals and bikeways? We’re looking for someone to join our innovative team and work with our project manager in Roseburg to administer, plan, coordinate and assign field design and construction projects. You will work as a member of the project manager’s crew, performing assistant managerial level responsibilities relating to surveying, design, inspection and contract administration.
A day in the life:
Supervise the administration of field construction contracts related to transportation.
Make sure contract plans are adhered to, make inspections, order tests and samples and accept or reject contract work based on established construction standards.
Coordinate the initiation and negotiation of contract change orders, state force orders and extra work orders.
Organize the investigation and review of time extensions and claims for projects and recommend settlements to project manager.
Review detail maps, construction plans and contract specifications in adherence to current standards.
Write correspondence and technical reports relating to design and construction projects.
Work with city, county, state and federal agencies in planning, developing and coordinating field construction projects.
Assign work to team members and adjust assignments as required.
Work in the office and in the field, with some overnight travel required. Work around hazardous traffic and construction equipment.
May occasionally work long days, nights and weekends.
What’s in it for you:
Rewarding work in a fast-paced, creative environment.
Colleagues who are passionate about public service.
Work/life balance and 10 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules and competitive benefits packages. Click here to visit our full benefits website.
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What we need:
A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering.
Note: "Valid" means you have the ability to stamp. We will verify your license before we consider your application. If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain professional registration in the state of Oregon within six months of hire.
Additionally, you will be required to use a vehicle to conduct business. You must possess and maintain a valid driver license and acceptable driving record. Your license does not have to be issued in Oregon to be considered.
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, July 8.
For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call Wesley Dawn in recruitment at 503-378-6721 or email email@example.com.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: REQ-8470
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.