APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY - $69,739.20 to $104,901.12 PAY GRADE: 42
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below. In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur in this geographical location.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
Project Managers perform professional services in planning, coordinating, directing and managing the activities of construction projects and capital improvement programs; develop design concepts; determine cost estimates and budgets; negotiate reviews and modify contracts, agreements, architectural/engineering plans, specifications, and schedules as appropriate.
Incumbents function as first-line supervisors who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff; assign and review work; and initiate disciplinary action.
This position is located within the Maintenance and Asset Management Division, Architecture Section in Carson City. Under the general direction of the Project Manager 3, Incumbent will assist with the overall management of the statewide capital improvement program. Incumbent will research capital requests and make recommendations; produce original construction documents and act as the registrant in responsible charge over the production of original construction documentation by staff; manage design consultant teams, review consultant work for accuracy and code-compliance; submit original and consultant plans to federal, State, and local agencies to obtain permits; act as Nevada Department of Transportation's liaison to other departments, agencies, consultants, contractors, and developers. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Licensure as an Architect or as a Professional Engineer. Two years of the experience required for licensure must have included coordinating major construction projects and/or capital improvement programs involving the construction of public buildings, office complexes, and other structures.
For Project Manager III and Project Manager II positions, licensure as an Architect or Professional Engineer is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment. Any person licensed as an Architect or Professional Engineer in another jurisdiction must become licensed in Nevada within 12 months following the date of appointment.
Additional Position Criteria
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Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Describe your experience managing Architecture and/or Engineering design teams as an owner/developer, representative, or as the principle design professional. ***This will not be used to determine eligibility.***
2) Describe your construction management experience. ***This will not be used to determine eligibility.***
3) What is your primary specialty or area of practice as a registered design professional? ***This will not be used to determine eligibility.***
4) Describe your experience producing plans and specifications as the design professional of record. ***This will not be used to determine eligibility.***
Internal Number: 37302
About Nevada Department of Transportation
The department is responsible for the planning, construction, operation and maintenance of the 5,400 miles of highway and over 1,000 bridges which make up the state highway system. The department is divided into three districts, with a district engineer and assistant engineers in each. The districts are responsible for supervising all state transportation activities within their local areas. NDOT's headquarters building is located in Carson City, with the three main district offices located in Las Vegas, Reno and Elko. Major maintenance stations are in Ely, Tonopah and Winnemucca. NDOT is overseen by a seven-member Board of Directors and directed by Senior Staff.