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Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur

in this geographical location.

Department: Transportation

Division: Operations

Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa

Job Class Code:



Announcement Number: 37302

Open to all qualified persons.






Phone: (775)888-7066

Email: acurtis@dot.nv.gov

Applications accepted

until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

The Position

Project Managers perform professional services in planning, coordinating, directing and managing the activities of construction projects and capital improvement programs; develop design concepts; determine cost estimates and budgets; negotiate reviews and modify contracts, agreements, architectural/engineering plans, specifications, and schedules as appropriate.

Incumbents function as first-line supervisors who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff; assign and review work; and initiate disciplinary action.

This position is located within the Maintenance and Asset Management Division, Architecture Section in Carson City. Under the general direction of the Project Manager 3, Incumbent will assist with the overall management of the statewide capital improvement program. Incumbent will research capital requests and make recommendations; produce original construction documents and act as the registrant in responsible charge over the production of original construction documentation by staff; manage design consultant teams, review consultant work for accuracy and code-compliance; submit original and consultant plans to federal, State, and local agencies to obtain permits; act as Nevada Department of Transportation's liaison to other departments, agencies, consultants, contractors, and developers. Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.

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To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:

Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)

Licensure as an Architect or as a Professional Engineer. Two years of the experience required for licensure must have included coordinating major construction projects and/or capital improvement programs involving the construction of public buildings, office complexes, and other structures.

Special Notes

For Project Manager III and Project Manager II positions, licensure as an Architect or Professional Engineer is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment. Any person licensed as an Architect or Professional Engineer in another jurisdiction must become licensed in Nevada within 12 months following the date of appointment.

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The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment

1) Describe your experience managing Architecture and/or Engineering design teams as an owner/developer, representative, or as the principle design professional. This will not be used to determine eligibility.

2) Describe your construction management experience. This will not be used to determine eligibility.

3) What is your primary specialty or area of practice as a registered design professional? This will not be used to determine eligibility.

4) Describe your experience producing plans and specifications as the design professional of record. This will not be used to determine eligibility.


For more information about state employment, visit the following:

Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov

Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org

Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us

More Benefits Information: http://nvjobs.nv.gov/Applicants/EB


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Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:

Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

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