Department: Engineering Shift: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Rate of Pay: $53,368.71 - $66,710.89 Apply Online Only at: https://ga-statesboro.civicplushrms.com/CareerPortal/Jobs.aspx
The TSPLOST/Capital Projects Manager provides technical project management services for Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) related construction and improvement projects and other capital improvement projects. This position is responsible for development of project design, contracting of services, and supervision for construction of road and related civil infrastructure improvements.
Essential Job Functions
Coordinates process for bidding and contracting of services for TSPLOST funded and other capital improvement projects in conjunction with Departmental or City policies;
Develops plans, specifications, and cost estimates for proposed projects;
Prepares Requests For Proposal (RFPs) for engineering services, design services, construction services, inspection services, maintenance services, or other services;
Coordinates and participates in project design and development of capital improvement project plans and specifications; ensures conformance with Departmental goals and objectives and compliance with applicable codes and ordinances prior to bidding phase; provides recommendations concerning improvements, modifications, design strategies, structural systems, or other aspects of project development to ensure projects are within approved budget and schedule;
Coordinates and participates in negotiation of easements and right-of-way acquisitions; records applicable documents;
Prepares and solicits construction bid packages;
Conducts pre-bid and pre-construction meetings;
Participates in negotiations of scope of services and fees for professional services agreements; makes recommendations regarding selection of vendors and awarding of contracts.
Manages projects during design and/or construction phases and monitors adherence to project schedules; conducts site inspections of construction projects; conducts and attends regular project progress meetings; works with consultants, contractors, and work crews to resolve problems and initiate the appropriate solutions; prepares, reviews, and processes change orders for changes to contracted scope of work; reviews, verifies and approves contractor pay requests;
Coordinates final inspection with contractor(s), City staff and outside consultants;
Coordinates and conducts public meetings related to proposed projects; prepares and performs press releases related to proposed or on-going projects; meets with citizens to resolve complaints and grievances regarding roadways, drainage systems, and city-owned facilities;
Makes recommendations for projects and other related improvements that impact the budget;
Prepares grant applications and administers state and federal grants
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or a closely related field;
Three (3) years of experience in a related field;
Or equivalent training, education, and/or experience; and
Valid State of Georgia Driver’s License
Equal Opportunity Statement
The City of Statesboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Statesboro will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with eligible disabilities (unless the disability precludes performance of the essential functions of the position).
The City of Statesboro is a drug free workplace. The City of Statesboro participates in E-Verify.
About City of Statesboro
About the Community
The City of Statesboro (population 29,779), founded in 1803 and county seat for Bulloch County, is a progressive community that provides an exceptional quality of life to its residents and offers southern charm and hospitality to its visitors. The City offers a high standard of living with a commitment to ensure the most responsive and progressive public services to residents, businesses, and visitors. Statesboro is where the living remains softly southern and folks call out to one another by first name. The City is located in southeast Georgia approximately 45 miles from Savannah. With its growing industrial base, growing university, expanding retail activity and a regional medical center, Statesboro serves as the region's economic, educational, business, medical and cultural hub. There are three institutions of higher learning located in the greater Statesboro area: Georgia Southern University (GSU) within the City limits and Ogeechee Technical College (OTC) and East Georgia State College located just outside the City on US Highway 301 South. Statesboro was recently named a Finalist for the America's Best Community Competition sponsored by Frontier Communica...tions, DISH, CoBank and The Weather Channel. Statesboro's downtown was named one of eight "Renaissance Cities" by Georgia Trend magazine.