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Title:  Design and Construction Program Chief

Application Deadline Date:  Open Until Filled
Req ID:  1501
Department:  Buildings & General Services
Location: 

Montpelier, VT, US

Position Type:  Permanent
Schedule Type:  Full Time
Hourly Rate:  $33.68

Overview

The Design & Construction Division of BGS at the State of Vermont is seeking a self-starter to lead cross-functional project teams, development of the biennial Capital Bill and Capital Budget Adjustment, and manage the Capital Bill "line item" projects. The incumbent will be responsible for guiding project managers through the design and construction phases of project delivery and enhancing collaboration and communication with our Operations and Maintenance Division. Candidates must have the ability to establish effective working relationships and thrive in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of independence. 

Who May Apply

This position, Design and Construction Program Chief (Job Requisition #1501), is open to all State employees and external applicants.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Joe Aja at joe.aja@vermont.gov.

Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.

Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail.  You must apply online to be considered.

 

Please Note: This position is open until filled. The State of Vermont posts vacancies for a minimum of ten business days. Positions posted as open until filled can be removed at any time after the initial ten day period. After the initial posting period, departments may begin interviewing and may close the posting without notice.

Environmental Factors

Duties are normally performed in the office and only occasionally in field settings. Attendance at public meetings as a representative of the Department may be required. Some public speaking may be necessary. Duties may not always adhere to a standard daily or weekly schedule. Some exposure to adverse climate conditions and adversarial opinions at hearings, is predictable. Exposure to potential dangers and adverse conditions exist when visiting correctional facilities.

Minimum Qualifications

Associates degree in Architecture or Engineering AND ten (10) years or more of experience in a senior project management position overseeing multiple, large complex projects including building design, construction, scheduling and budgeting INCLUDING two (2) years or more in a supervisory role.

OR

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Engineering AND eight (8) years or more of experience in a senior project management position overseeing multiple, large complex projects including building design, construction, scheduling and budgeting INCLUDING two (2) years or more in a supervisory role.

Preferred Qualifications

Engineer or Architect license preferred, but not required.

Total Compensation

As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:

  • 80% State paid medical premium
  • Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
  • Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
  • Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
  • Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
  • Low cost group life insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive-based Wellness Program
  • Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program

Want the specifics? Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.


Nearest Major Market: Barre
Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier