Announcement: ODOT17-1826oc Freight Program Manager – Planner 4 Transportation Development – Planning Division Salem
ODOT's Transportation Development Division is recruiting for a permanent, full-time freight program manager position in the Mill Creek office in Salem, Oregon. The person selected for this position will serve as the statewide freight transportation policy coordinator. The principle responsibilities involve:
Directing the development of multi-modal freight policies to guide public-private, state-local, and state-federal freight investment priorities;
Leading the implementation of the Oregon Freight Plan, consistent with congressional intent and statute; and
Staffing the Freight Advisory Committee in its role of advising the Oregon Transportation Commission on statewide and multi-modal freight issues.
The freight program manager is also responsible for integrating freight considerations into the day-to-day operations and long-term planning activities of all ODOT divisions. This manager represents the state in regional and national freight forums and within the aviation, marine ports, and rail industry sectors, and represents the ODOT director to federal agencies, state agencies, and external organizations.
This recruitment will remain open until filled. Our first application screening is scheduled for Wednesday, January 10 at 7:30am, but we may close the announcement at any time after this date when we have received an adequate number of applications. We cannot guarantee that we will consider applications received after this screening date. We encourage interested applicants not to delay in applying.
For questions and application support call 503-373-7377.
To learn more and apply, visit odotjobs.com and search for ODOT17-1826oc or click here.
Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field. AND Four (4) years of planning experience related to the job. Note: A master's degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field may substitute for one (1) year of experience. OR Eight (8) years of planning experience related to the job. Note: Course work in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field can substitute for up to two (2) years of the experience.
Additional Salary Information: $64,224 to $94,872 annually
The Oregon Department of Transportation began in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, we develop programs related to Oregon’s system of •highways, roads, and bridges; •railways; •public transportation services; •transportation safety programs; •driver and vehicle licensing; •and motor carrier regulation.