Facilities and Infrastructure Civil Engineer Manager
Port of Seattle
April 11, 2018
Sea-Tac Intl Airport / AOB , Washington
Full Time - Experienced
PURPOSE: Provide oversight for the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport’s landside and airside civil infrastructure system components to include; asset management, developing and maintaining standards, plan and collaborate with various teams across the organization for minimizing total ownership costs for the Civil Infrastructure systems.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY, and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Create/review and approve Civil infrastructure system standards, review designs against the civil standards for broad program areas or an intensely specialized area with innovative or important aspects.
Directs the installation, troubleshooting, replacement and operation of civil infrastructure systems and equipment. Is responsible for the Civil Infrastructure Asset Management.
Experience coordinating internal and external stakeholders, including working with the public to effectively respond to questions and concerns and engage in project outcomes.
Provide evaluation of new methods and developments. Provide direction and oversight on implementation of new systems and programs. Approve modification requests to existing civil infrastructure and approves changes to Port Civil Standards related to questions and issues.
Leads an entire Civil infrastructure program of critical importance. Supervises several organizational segments or teams. Recommends facilities, personnel, and funds required to carry out programs. Oversees the technical, legal, and financial issues of an entire program.
Develop, maintain and update asset management program, e.g. pavement management program, coordinate with Port Engineering on bridge inspection program, etc.
The primary attributes and competencies that will contribute to success in this role include being accountable and performance-oriented, technical knowledge, inclusive of diverse perspectives, approachable to staff, proactive and strategic, having a passionate customer service ethic, being collaborative with internal and external stakeholders, and modeling behavior that reflects Port’s values.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Expert knowledge and advanced skills to develop, review, and advise specialized systems.
Expert knowledge of specialized system models, principles, practices, and procedures with ability to recommend changes to model. Expert skills to improve process and ability to develop and implement innovative improvement to infrastructure. In-depth knowledge of local, state, and federal regulations related to airport standards and regulations, federal and state transportation standards, wastewater, building, etc Expert knowledge of project management, principles, practices, and procedures, including cost estimating, budget, and schedules.
Expert communication skills to coordinate programs and planning with emphasis on specialized systems. Keeps informed of new developments and requirements affecting the organization for the purpose of recommending changes in programs or applications.
Excellent oral and written communication, supervisory, leadership, and analytical skills. Ability to prepare annual performance documents and provide feedback to direct reports.
QUALIFICATIONS: Combination of education and experience demonstrative knowledge, skills and abilities equivalent to:
Current Professional Civil Engineer License from the State of Washington.
Degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university.
Fifteen (15) years of experience in infrastructure system planning, design, modeling, construction and maintenance with at least five years of experience in management and supervising engineering staff.
Knowledge of and experience in, FAA airport design standards or federal and state transportation standards.
Master’s degree in Engineering; and
Aviation civil engineering and familiar with FAA Advisory Circulars and design standards.
Department of Transportation experience in Contracting and Public Works.
Previous engineering experience at a large or medium hub airport.
The Port of Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 1145BR
About Port of Seattle
The Port of Seattle plays a key role in bringing international trade, transportation and travel to the Pacific Northwest, and supports industries as diverse as tourism and commercial fishing. The Port is also a key builder of road and rail infrastructure, partnering with other agencies to improve freight traffic from Tacoma to Everett.
The Port owns and operates Seattle-Tacoma International Airport - the nation’s 18th busiest – handling more than 31 million passengers in 2007. The Port’s passenger cruise terminals at Pier 66 and Terminal 30 handled 190 ship calls and nearly 755,000 passengers during the 2007 season.