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Asset Management Program Manager

Oregon Department of Transportation, Salem, OR

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 02/24/2020

Operations and Policy Analyst 4 – Asset Management Program Manager
Oregon Department of Transportation
Delivery and Operations Division – Engineering and Technical Services Branch
Asset Management Program Office

The role:
Are you a skilled communicator with a passion for public service? We are recruiting for a dynamic program management professional to join our team in Oregon’s capital city! As a senior strategist and policy advisor to our management teams, you will formulate and manage our agency strategy and policy for asset management. In this role, you will also provide statewide asset management leadership and approach by focusing on the relationship between people, process, data and the technology that enables them. Apply today!

A day in the life:
- Drive policy and institutionalize asset management best practices.
- Create and implement a long-term asset management strategy.
- Develop, communicate and collaborate on agency strategic planning, goals and priorities.
- Develop and lead critical program governance structure including various committees and advisory teams.
- Review proposed state and federal legislation and rule making related to asset management.
- Analyze policy issues and develop and implement proposals, policies and strategies to address issues.
- Plan, organize and direct projects and change initiatives involving multidisciplinary teams, consultants, managers, internal and external partners.
- Lead the updates of the Transportation Asset Management Plan.
- Lead the development of an asset management strategic plan in coordination with the agency to address gaps in performance and further our asset management capabilities.
- Coordinate with executive management to secure funding for asset management initiatives.
- Lead the development of a communication plan.
- Manage the budgeting and expenditures of the biennial and fiscal year program budgets.
- Collaborate with stakeholders and follow contracting guidelines to develop contractor statement of work, scope of work and other contracting documents.
- Work is performed in a typical office environment with occasional statewide and overnight travel required.
- Occasionally required to work long hours.

What we need:
A bachelor’s degree in business or public administration, behavioral or social sciences, finance, political science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; and five (5) years professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work related to public works project or program management.
Any combination of experience and education equivalent to eight (8) years of professional-level experience related to public works project or program management.

Learn more and apply:
- This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on February 24, 2020.
- Visit and search for REQ-32278 to learn more and to apply! Please note that we can only accept applications and/or resumes through our website.

ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

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