Project Manager II - Project Delivery - Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

Posted: 07/26/2020

This position is a limited position and has an expected end date of December 31, 2025. Denver’s Department of Transportation and Infrastructure (DOTI), through its employees, enhances the quality of life in Denver by efficiently delivering effective, high quality, safe and equitable public infrastructure and services, including transportation planning, design and construction; major projects, maintenance of streets, bridges and storm and sanitary sewers; residential trash, recycling and compost collection; and oversight and regulation of use of the public right-of-way including on-street parking. We employ a culture of safety throughout the department to strengthen workplace health and organizational performance. For more information, please visit Transportation and Mobility Planning develops plans for the local and regional movement of people and goods. It leverages local and regional stakeholders to develop long-range transportation and infrastructure plans, and plans for the implementation of projects, programs, and services. Current planning initiatives under this agency include: pedestrian, bicycle, transit, freight, shared mobility, Smart Cities and Vision Zero Programs. For more information on Vision Zero please visit the website: This position will focus on supporting program planning, programming, and design. It is responsible implementation of quick implementation of right of way improvements including sidewalk, curb & gutter, operational improvements and signalized intersection reconstruction. Job duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following: Perform project management work by managing, coordinating, and directing large, complex, multi-disciplinary development, redevelopment, and capital improvement projects including project initiation, development, production/execution, and closing/maintenance and project coordination with city departments, elected officials, affected community and business organizations, and other internal/external stakeholders Consult with managers, elected officials, and stakeholders to determine and establish project plans and goals, formulate and define scope of work and objectives, and develop project work plans including time frames, funding limitations, contract costs, risk factors, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of a project Review project designs and schematics for quality, technical competence, and code and standards compliance, monitor the progress and quality of a project, and resolve problems and project barriers by identifying strategies and approaches to overcome barriers Develop project budgets, schedules, work plans, and cost estimates/projections, administer and monitor contracts including contract negotiation and preparation of contract recommendations, and monitor projects for conformance to approved plans and contract specifications Prepare pre-bid materials defining scope of work and related information necessary for request for qualifications (RFQ) and request for proposals (RFP), set up selection board; respond to questions concerning the project and/or contracts; review bids, and prepare recommendations Develop communication plans and related project status reports for key stakeholders and provide updates on project activities and information on risks and mitigation strategies Prepare and monitor the budget for project planning, design, regulatory, and/or construction phases, recommend project budget needs for annual appropriations, and ensure project deliverables stay on-time, on-target, and on-budget Interact with utility companies, city agencies/departments, and other governmental agencies to obtain necessary permits and clearances and to ensure regulatory compliance Manage and direct the work of consultants and related personnel who have been assigned responsibility for various projects and/or portions of a project and define and manage the overall change control processes and quality assurance aspects of the project to ensure project success About You Our ideal candidate will have: Experience in program development and management in addition to project management experience Experience with alternative delivery contracting Experience in preparation or review of construction documents (plans, specifications, and estimates) Construction experience Primavera P6 scheduling experience A Professional Engineering license An understanding of project controls and project performance metrics The ability to adapt to changing goals and priorities We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education requirement: Bachelor's Degree in Project Management, Engineering, Architecture, Landscape Architecture or a related field. Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of professional project management experience in the related occupational group including planning, managing, and scheduling projects and preparing and reviewing contract documents. Education/Experience Equivalency: One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education. Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. License/Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment. About Everything Else Job Profile CE2294 Project Manager II To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here. Position Type Limited (Fixed Term) Position Salary Range $83,601.00 - $133,762.00 Starting Pay Based on experience and education Agency Dept of Transportation & Infrastructure

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