Overview

The Street Use division developed a construction coordination program in 2013 that focuses on minimizing impacts to communities, business owners and other stakeholders in designated high development areas. This position will provide support to this program. This position will help develop, maintain and integrate tools that will document project schedules and impacts before and during construction to minimize cumulative impacts.

Job Responsibilities:Work in partnership with the Access Seattle Program Supervisor on developing and/or improving project scheduling and mapping tools and process touch points with other Street Use work groups, SDOT divisions and City departments
Review and coordinate project schedules and right-of-way impacts of complex development projects, utility projects and capital projects within designated high-development areas (Hubs)
Perform site visits to document project impacts and identify coordination conflicts
Report site information in a timely manner
Collaborate with co-workers, contractors, community leaders, business owners and other stakeholders on project schedules and impacts
Collaborate with contractors, developers and other applicants on using construction methods to minimize construction impacts
Respond to internal and external inquiries and complaints regarding status of project schedules and impacts
Support department goals in promoting diversity and social justice
Create and distribute monthly annual vehicle permit hot spot map
Facilitate ROW Management Design Guidance meetings in hub areas
Facilitate geographically based construction coordination meetings
Provide quality assurance on current construction coordination plans
Attend Project Coordination Office coordination group meetings in Hub areas
Review street use permit applications in Hub areas for construction conflicts
Review Construction Management Plans for mobility and coordination requirements
Support department goals in promoting diversity and social justice

These responsibilities are only a summary of typical functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties. May perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Required Qualifications :

Education : An Associate degree in Civil Engineering or two years of college level course work in Civil Engineering or Construction Engineering

Experience : The equivalent of four years in Civil Engineering office or field experience.

Ability to effectively work in a multi-cultural workplace with a diverse customer base.

Other combinations of education, training, and/or experience that provide an equivalent background required to perform the work of the class may be evaluated on an individual basis for comparability.

Required Certifications/Licenses :
Current Washington State driver’s license or evidence of equivalent mobility.

About Seattle Department of Transportation

Work in the Street Use division of the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) to review and coordinate project schedules and right-of-way impacts of multiple simultaneous projects that include complex development projects, utility projects and capital projects within designated high-development areas (Hubs) to keep construction coordinated, travelers moving and communities thriving during construction in support of the Access Seattle Initiative. This position reports to the Access Seattle Program Supervisor.