Civil - Project Management, Civil - Transportation, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
4 Year Degree
Applications are now being accepted for an exempt management position of Deputy Director – Planning & Project Management. Starting wage is $96,242 - $115,482 annually / DOQ. The District offers an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
The Deputy Director of Planning and Project Management is responsible for the oversight and strategic planning and execution of District programs and functions as related to short-term planning, long-term programming, and Capital project management.
The Deputy Director is responsible for the management of staff to ensure performance expectations are met with regards to the overall organizational standards efficiency and performance of the Planning and Project Management Division.
The Deputy Director reports directly to the ACHD Director.
The successful candidate must have extensive management experience including financial and budgetary management in an organization of comparable size to the District and comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of public administration.
Considerable experience is desirable in road, street, drainage and traffic facilities and their construction, maintenance and repair criteria. Experience is also strongly preferred in major project development, right-of-way, and project and contract management.
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, Business Administration is required with completion of graduate level coursework in the respective discipline also strongly preferred.
Experience in progressively responsible leadership positions is desired.
OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD application, along with a resume, is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30pm on October 16, 2020. Applications are available at 3775 N. Adams; Garden City, ID 83714 or visit our website: www.achdidaho.org
About Ada County Highway District
Established in 1972 as an independent government entity, the Ada County Highway District (ACHD) is responsible for all short-range planning, construction, maintenance, operations, rehabilitation and improvements to Ada County's urban streets, rural roadways (excluding state highways) and bridges. Geographically, the Districts jurisdiction includes Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Kuna, Meridian, Star and the unincorporated areas of Ada County; it is the only consolidated countywide highway district in the State of Idaho.