Parks Planning Design and Construction (PDC) provides planning and project management for 260+ parks, 30 recreation centers and 28 pools. The recent passage of Initiative 2A secured a dedicated fund stream to address deferred maintenance and new capital projects across the system. And with the recent approval of Park’s 20 year strategic plan, the Game Plan, PDC now has the vision and resources to make a major impact on our park and recreation system.
While the full pay range of this Job Classification is $94,566 - $151,306, our target hiring salary for this position is between $94,566 - $122,936depending on education, experience and qualifications.
The PDC team has an opening for an Engineer & Architect Supervisor to lead our Facilities Capital Projects group. Job duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
Provide direct supervision and leadership for multiple employees including performance management, coaching, process improvement, staff empowerment, inspiration, and guidance
Provide feedback and create accountability for both internal and external stakeholders
Understand and apply emotional intelligence to your work environment
Create and analyze project schedules and budgets in association with defined scopes of work
Build relationships and collaborate with operations and field staff
Understand alternatives in contracting, procurement and project delivery methods
Define and measure individual and team performance on projects
Identify and implement innovations that improve team performance
Create long range strategic plans and set goals accordingly
Manage facilities related capital programs
Our ideal candidate will have:
Previous experience as a direct supervisor
Experience with performance management including providing feedback and recognition to a team
Strong communication skills
Experience fostering consensus around change
Ability to work in flexible environment with change and growth
Knowledge of vertical design and/or construction
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply unless you meet the following required minimum qualifications:
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Architecture
Experience: Three (3) years of senior engineering or architecture experience
Equivalency: No substitution of experience for education is permitted. Additional appropriate education may be substituted for experience requirements
Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application
Requires registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) by the Colorado State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers at the time of application. Or requires registration as an Architect by the Colorado State Board of Registration at the time of application. Registration in another state will be accepted in lieu of this requirement, provided that the applicant has Colorado registration at completion of probation
Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment
Additional Salary Information: While the full pay range of this Job Classification is $94,566 - $151,306, our target hiring salary for this position is between $94,566 - $122,936 depending on education, experience and qualifications.
About City and County of Denver
Denver's Parks and Recreation Department boasts one of the most expansive and diverse park systems in the Rocky Mountain West offering: more than 350 urban parks and parkways, 7 golf courses, one of the largest skate parks in the region, 14,000 acres of mountain parks, the Buffalo Bill Museum and bison herd, and a Ropes Challenge Course. We also provide and manage 27 neighborhood recreation centers with 13 indoor and 16 outdoor pools that offer hundreds of affordable programs throughout the year to our community.