Special Districts Senior Project Manager

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Aug 29, 2023
Full Time Project Management
  • Salary: $90,542.40 - $131,164.80 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

This is a Special Districts position only.

We offer a competitive salary with bi-annual step increases of approximately 2.5% up to top salary step of $131,164 annually.

The Department of Public Works, Special Districts - Project Management Division has a rare opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Manager who manages high-value and complex construction projects needing hands-on oversight of improvements, upgrades, and new construction of related road, water and wastewater systems and facilities. Responsibilities include supervising and overseeing other Project Managers that are engaged in preparing, reviewing, and approving structural, architectural and engineering design plans and specifications for water/sewer and power systems, including piping, pumps, pump stations, wells, motors, and meters, as well as district buildings, roads, and parks, and a variety of related capital improvement projects. This position administers and manages construction contracts, including requests for proposals, estimating expenses, determining/adhering to schedules, negotiating agreements and change orders, assuring compliance with building codes and inspections, and acting as technical advisor to ensure projects are completed safely, timely, and within contract specifications.

For more detailed information, review the Senior Project Manager job description.

Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as this recruitment may close at any time without notice.

Applications are also being accepted for Special Districts Project Manager . A separate application must be submitted for each recruitment of interest. Applicants are encouraged to review the announcements and apply as appropriate.

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Physical: Frequent sitting, walking, standing, bending, and squatting. Requires fine manipulation in both hands. Occasionally lift and carry 10 to 50 pounds.

Travel: Travel throughout the County may be required. Employees may be required to make provisions for transportation. Department vehicle will be provided as needed and when available. At the time of hire, the individual providing the transportation must provide a valid California driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance.

Background: Applicants must successfully pass a background check prior to appointment.

Minimum Requirements

Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in engineering, construction management, or a closely related field.
Experience: Four (4) years of professional experience with responsibility for managing medium-large capital improvement projects, and which involved design, procurement and construction of infrastructure facilities/buildings/equipment.

Two (2) additional years of experience may be substitute for the degree requirement. Education must include 30 semester (45 quarter) units of coursework directly related to engineering, or construction management. (Relevant coursework must be included on supplemental question #3).
Four (4) additional years of directly related experience may substitute for the education requirement.

Desired Qualifications

Possession of a Mechanical, Structural, or Civil Engineering degree along with CA registration as a Professional Engineer, with an understanding of the varied environments and conditions common to San Bernardino County, is ideal. The prepared candidate will possess related experience with municipal agencies which manage water, sewer, road, and other similar services. Related experience with California Public Contract Code (PCC) and possession of a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification are also desired.

Selection Process

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on the information provided in the Application, as well as the information provided as a response to the Supplemental Questionnaire. You are encouraged to include detailed descriptions of your qualifying experience and skills, as only the most highly qualified applicants will be referred to the Department.

Application Procedure : To receive priority consideration, apply by July 28, 2023. Applications received after this date will be processed as needed; recruitment may close at any time once a sufficient number of qualified applications are received. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline . Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

All communications regarding the remainder of the selection process will be via email . Please be sure the email provided on this application is always current; it is your responsibility to update your personal information. Update your Spam, Junk, Bulk and Firewall settings to allow e-mails from San Bernardino County through governmentjobs.com and from email addresses with the following domain "@hr.sbcounty.gov". Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mail frequently to learn of any additional information regarding this recruitment. Also, check your GovernmentJobs account for notifications. Finally, be sure to keep your personal information updated. Taking these steps now will help ensure you receive all communications regarding this recruitment.

If you require technical assistance, please click HERE to review the Government Jobs online application guide, or contact their Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application.

EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click HERE for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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