This position will support the development of a more robust CIP implementation program, specifically in the areas of project scheduling. The position will support project managers and other engineering staff who manage approximately 400 active capital projects at any given time. BES is going through a period of significant organizational change and has a planned CIP that entails nearly doubling annual capital project output in the coming years. This position will be a key player in implementing best management practices and process improvements to support the increasing CIP (planned to increase to approximately $150M/annually ongoing). This position helps facilitate continuity of operations and continuous improvement.
Specific responsibilities include:
A successful incumbent will exhibit a high level of initiative, self-direction and flexibility in the face of organizational and process changes and be willing to take on new projects and responsibilities as needed. Proficiency in e-Builder and various scheduling software (MS Project, P6) as well as experience with Monte-Carlo simulation techniques is preferred but not required. BES encourages applications from candidates with knowledge, ability and experience working with a broad range of individuals and communities with diverse racial, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.
Project Management Professional Certification is desired but not required.
Why work at the City of Portland?
The City of Portland is committed to offering medical, dental, vision, basic life, and long-term disability coverage that provides quality care, support and value to eligible employees and their family members. Additional benefits such as flexible spending accounts, supplemental life insurance and employee assistance program coverage is available to ensure employees have the appropriate tools to safeguard themselves and their family.
The following minimum qualifications are required for this position: