Oregon Department of Transportation Region 1, the Portland metro area is recruiting a professional engineer for a permanent project manager (PM) position. This position is responsible for directing all activities necessary for the contract administration of assigned Oregon Transportation Commission approved construction contracts, regardless of delivery method. The PM represents the engineer on these highly complex projects and has the authority to enforce the provisions of the contract. The position may also direct activities relating to the development of outsourced design contracts.
Portland has earned a national reputation for its livability and charm. Great coffee shops, bike-friendliness, famous food carts, proximity to nature, exciting music scene, user-friendly public transportation, sports, the arts--there is something for everyone in Portland!
Why work at ODOT Region 1? You'll enjoy:
Working on exciting, technically interesting and innovative projects.
Creating tangible benefits for Oregon and our communities.
Joining a highly skilled, passionate staff.
Being part of a national transportation leader.
Seeing how your work makes a difference.
Click here to learn about some of the exciting projects happening at ODOT Region 1.
**NOTE: We cannot accept applications through Career Connections. To apply, please use the provided link or go to odotjobs.com and search for ODOT16-1412oc.**
Minimum Qualifications: A valid professional engineer's (PE) license in civil, structural, or transportation-related engineering and three (3) years of journey level professional engineer experience. NOTE: If registered in another state, successful applicants will be required to obtain comity within six months of hire.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
Preferred Attributes: The duties of this position are focused on construction contract administration. We may show preference to candidates with construction contract administration experience.
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, road...s, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.