Engineer your future with ODOT! We are currently recruiting for a senior construction coordinator to assist the project manager and the assistant project manager in administering construction contracts and supporting development of design projects. You will have overall responsibility for construction inspection and documentation of multiple complex construction projects.
We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.
A day in the life:
Coordinate inspection activities on multiple projects.
Assist the project manager to schedule and utilize personnel resources in the most effective manner.
Monitor contractor schedules and forecast inspection personnel resource needs.
Monitor project safety procedures and methods.
Coordinate fleet maintenance for the crew and assist with asset inventories.
Lead, train, and mentor inspectors, interns and trainees.
Review utility relocation plans and coordinate relocation with the ODOT Region Utility Specialist, ODOT District permits staff, and utility representatives.
Work directly with impacted local jurisdictions, property owners and businesses for resolution of project issues.
Coordinate final inspection on projects.
Regularly requires long hours, differing shifts, overnight travel and may be called out for emergencies any time, seven days a week, including holidays.
Regularly exposed to extreme hazards of traffic and construction equipment, and adverse weather conditions including storms, snow, ice and rain.
Occasionally lifts 40-60 pounds.
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 bachelor's degree in civil engineering, surveying or transportation-related engineering and four years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience.
Seven years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience. Two years of this experience must have been independently planning and completing assignments in drafting, field or laboratory inspection, construction contract administration, surveying, materials testing, or traffic investigations.
An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Additionally, 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).
This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2019.
For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call Wesley Dawn in recruitment at 503-378-6721 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
Internal Number: REQ-12551
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.