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Engineering Program Manager (Engineer IV)

City of Salem
Salem, Oregon (US)
$8,774.13 - $11,793.60 Monthly
Closing date
May 27, 2024

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Construction Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Senior Engineer
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The Engineering Program Manager leads and supervises licensed professional engineers who perform a full range of civil engineering functions within the development process. You will be responsible for developing, implementing master plans, reviewing, and approving developments, engineering reports and plans, and ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal regulations. 

Program Management:

  • Participate in development of procedures, process improvements, and standards updates for construction.
  • Work to identify and resolve any infrastructure issues with land division plats.
  • Ensure Public Works Design Standards compliance and review requests for design exceptions.
  • Coordinate private development with City Projects and historic and environmental requirements. 

Plan Review:

  • Perform reviews of infrastructure needs during the initial design and land use phase.
  • Design, review subdivisions or site development, and public infrastructure needs for construction permits.
  • Oversee standards review of commercial and industrial development plans that include proposed improvements such as utility main connections, curbs and driveways, curb ramps, boundary streets, stormwater management and alleys.
  • Process design exceptions and coordinate with City Engineer.
  • Review engineer estimates.

Construction and Warranty:

  • Interpret plans and provide direction to inspectors.
  • Serve as primary contact with private sector engineers to resolve design problems and provide clarity of standards interpretation.
  • Finalize punch lists and identify substantial completion issues prior to City acceptance of public infrastructure improvements.
  • Manage different forms of security release, including escrow agreements, and bond release letters.
  • Assure correct type of maintenance security, dates, and amounts.
  • Ensure as-builts are submitted, approved, and processed.


  • Develop updates to Standard Drawings.
  • Recommend updates to Design Standards.
  • Review infrastructure related amendments to Salem Revised Code.

System Development Charges (SDCs/Impact Fees):

  • Review, analyze, and make findings, recommendations regarding qualified public improvement and certified costs.
  • Oversee quarterly developer reimbursements.


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