Announcement: ODOT17-1820oc Policy & Development Manager – Principal Executive/Manager F Region 1 Highway Division Portland
Are you a proven leader with a passion for public service? If so, ODOT wants you! ODOT Region 1 Highway Division, located in beautiful Portland, Oregon, is recruiting for a policy and development manager to provide management and direction for policy, planning, programming, major project development, and investment efforts. This important and rewarding work includes:
Working with numerous jurisdictions and agencies to integrate departmental policies and programs into local plans.
Overseeing the programming of state and federal funds.
Managing the Planning and Finance Unit and Major Project Development Unit.
Overseeing the administration, staff and project schedules, investment strategies, personnel management, and workload allocation for each section.
Recommending high level, complex transportation policies for the state.
Participating in the management of the Oregon Department of Transportation by serving on complex policy and planning committees.
Executing planning policy to better integrate the region's land use and transportation planning.
In this role, you will make decisions that significantly affect success in meeting key milestones in regional business plans. This position carries broad authority to represent ODOT to the public and the region's state and local elected officials. Come join us in performing this exciting work!
This recruitment will remain open until filled. Our first application screening is scheduled for Monday, January 8, 2018 at 7:30am, but we may close the announcement at any time after this date when we have received an adequate number of applications. We cannot guarantee that we will consider applications received after this screening date. We encourage interested applicants not to delay in applying.
The successful candidate will become part of the state's management team.
For questions and application support, call 503-373-7377.
To learn more and apply, visit odotjobs.com and search for odot17-1820oc or click here.
Minimum Qualifications: Four years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation. OR Three years of management experience in a public or private organization which included responsibility for each of the following: a) development of program rules and policies, b) development of long- and short-range goals and plans, c) program evaluation, and d) budget preparation; AND 45-48 quarter hours (30-32 semester hours) of graduate level coursework in management. In the "Work History" section on your application, you must clearly describe your experience in each of the a), b), c), d) areas listed. Failure to provide this information may result in eliminating your application from further consideration.
Additional Salary Information: $76,224 to $112,428 annually
The Oregon Department of Transportation began in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, 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.