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Project Manager

Dawson County Government

Posted: Jul. 26, 2018

End Date: Aug. 15, 2018


Job Title: Project Manager
Department: Dawson County Public Works
Salary: $41,367 - $64,119 Annually
Status: Full-Time/Salary/Exempt
Job Summary:
This position is project management of Public Works and SPLOST-assigned projects. The Project Manager is responsible for direction of project design, development, and supervision of construction of road and infrastructure improvements in Dawson County. Responsibilities include oversight on development projects within the county, serving as a liaison to local, regional, and state governmental agencies, as well as to county property owners and the general public.  Plans, coordinates, implements, and oversees the county’s storm water quality management program; ensures county compliance with its federal and state mandated municipal National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) storm water permit and other federal, state, and local regulations regarding storm water and surface water quality work involves administration and enforcement of county construction and development codes and ordinances. 
Job Requirements:
Applicant must have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college/University in Civil Engineering or a related field, along with three to five years of experience in project management and construction monitoring as related to infrastructure improvements, primarily in drainage, utilities installation, and roadway design; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for the job. Applicant should have Soil and Erosion Control Certification or ability to acquire within a reasonable time frame. Applicant must possess a valid Georgia Driver’s License and maintain a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) and must be able to pass a background check and a drug screening.
Applications are in the County Administration office and on our website at www.dawsoncounty.org. Applications may be mailed or delivered to the Dawson County Human Resources Department, 25 Justice Way, Suite 2233, Dawsonville, GA 30534; Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; or emailed to DCemployment@dawsoncounty.org. All applications submitted are subject to public disclosure under the Georgia Open Records Act.

Dawson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Work Place.