Capital Project (Engineer) Manager - Sewer/Solid Waste

Kitsap County, WA

The Capital Projects Manager has the primary responsibility of delivering County capital infrastructure improvement projects requiring advanced expertise in multiple engineering-related functions, as well as performing a variety of professional engineering assignments. The position will support the Public Works Stormwater and Solid Waste divisions through the execution of projects in their areas and ensuring that they are delivered on time, on budget, and within specifications. This position is responsible for managing the design and permitting process and leading a Project Delivery Team, including various professional contracts; works in tandem with construction management and Division staff; provides specialized engineering expertise within the Stormwater and Solid Waste Divisions; and may supervise and/or act as a mentor to junior engineers and technicians.

Required Education and Experience:
- Licensed as a WA State Professional Engineer (PE), or in process of securing WA State comity; and
- Six years relevant engineering experience, to include two years of supervisory or lead experience.
*Engineering means the “practice of engineering” as defined in RCW 18.43.020.

Preferred Education, Experience or Other Qualifications:
- Six years of contract administration and project management experience.
- Certified as a Project Management Professional.

The successful incumbent must meet the driving requirements of this position and submit a copy of a current driving record/abstract (from state of residency) to review for eligibility to drive for Kitsap County prior to employment. The successful incumbent must obtain a valid Washington State Driver's License prior to hire and maintain a satisfactory driving record as outlined in the Kitsap County Vehicle Use Policy. This position is categorized as:
- Category 1 Driver: operates County-owned vehicle, and
- Category 2: Driver may operate a personal vehicle as an essential function for official County business. Any employee using a personal vehicle on official County business shall be required to maintain auto liability insurance, in addition to having a valid driver's license.

Please note: The incumbent is responsible for obtaining and maintaining all of the following required licenses, certifications and other requirements.

Prior to employment, the successful candidate must:
- Submit copies of valid certifications and/or official transcripts from an accredited college or university or business school, if education is being used to meet the minimum qualifications.
- Pass all job-related examinations/tests necessary to demonstrate required knowledge, skills and abilities, as determined by the hiring authority at time of job posting.
- Authorize and complete a criminal background check. Information received is reviewed on a case-by-case basis and will not necessarily remove a candidate from consideration.
- Driving record review to verify their eligibility to drive for Kitsap County.

The annual salary for this position ranges from $86,1997.29 - $121,794.55. This position offers medical, dental, vision, life insurance, a pension retirement, and other voluntary benefits.
86,1997.29 - $121,794.55

Type of Job
Full Time

Closing Date
(open until filled)