Applications are now being accepted for a full time, exempt position of Planning and Programming Manager.
The Planning/Programming Manager is responsible for the research, development, implementation and management of the District’s short-range (programming) and long-range (planning) plans.
The Manager will need to work with federal, state and local transportation and land use agencies to coordinate transportation infrastructure needs.
The Manager exercises general supervision over subordinate supervisors and professional personnel.
The successful candidate must have strong management skills supplemented with a comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of federal and state laws relative to the operation of a Highway District; and Management practices and procedures.
Must have considerable knowledge of District programs and project parameters, including budgetary process; Funding sources including Federal Aid; Principals and practices of public administration; Planning and Programming methods.
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Planning, Public Administration or related field is required; Experience in a progressively responsible capacity in public administration, preferable in an independent agency comparable to the District is preferred.
OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD application is required and must be submitted to HR by 4:30 pm on November 12, 2020. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St.; Garden City, ID 83714 or visit our website: www.achdidaho.org
An AA/EEO/ADA Employer
Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations
Additional Salary Information: The District offers an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
About Ada County Highway District (ACHD)
Established in 1972 as an independent government entity, the Ada County Highway District (ACHD) is responsible for all short-range planning, construction, maintenance, operations, rehabilitation and improvements to Ada County's urban streets, rural roadways (excluding state highways) and bridges. Geographically, the Districts jurisdiction includes Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Kuna, Meridian, Star and the unincorporated areas of Ada County; it is the only consolidated countywide highway district in the State of Idaho.