The City of Turlock is seeking applicants for its Roads Program Manager position. This position is responsible for managing high profile engineering projects, performs project management, and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Development Services Director and/or Deputy Director. The Roads Program Manager reports to the Development Services Director and/or Deputy Director and exercises administrative supervision and direction to professional, technical and administrative support personnel.
This position is designated as un-represented for Labor Relations purposes and is considered exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
This position is eligible for hiring incentives based on qualifications not to exceed 40 hours of sick leave, 80 hours of vacation, and $6,000 to be distributed 50% on the date of hire and 50% on completion of probation.
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
Manages the selection of outside consultants; oversees the bid, proposal, and purchase recommendation process for projects; solicits and reviews proposals; selects consultants; establishes schedule and performance criteria.
Negotiates and completes various contracts developed for consultants and other outside service providers.
Works with consultants on project planning, preparation, scheduling, and execution of contracts; ensures work is completed on time and in conformance with plans, specifications, local laws, codes and regulations.
Monitors and reviews consultants working on assigned construction and rehabilitation projects; reviews status reports from consultants.
Reviews project documents such as plans, specifications, studies, budgets, and estimates.
Responds to questions and inquiries from the general public, developers, contractors, engineering professionals, and City staff regarding projects.
Interfaces with stakeholders such as management, City Council, peers, project staff, and consultants as necessary to coordinate project execution; informs stakeholders of project status and possible outcomes.
Prepares project reports for the City Council, management, outside agencies, and others; makes presentations as necessary.
Performs periodic review of work onsite to ensure that the work is satisfactory and completed according to plan.
May provide administrative supervision and direction to professional, technical, and clerical staff
Perform related duties as assigned
Six years of increasingly responsible experience managing capital projects. Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis, up to a maximum of two years.
Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in the areas of construction management, engineering, industrial technology, public administration or a closely related field.