The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) is seeking an experienced professional engineer or architect to join the Engineering and Construction team to provide program level project management for major Capital Improvement Projects at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and the Reno-Stead Airport. The Senior Project Manager reports to the Manager of Engineering and Construction, and is responsible for organizing and directing complex projects. The work involves coordinating and directing the activities and personnel involved in the implementation and completion of capital projects and contracts including, but not limited to, planning, programming, design, stakeholder coordination, scheduling, construction management, procurement, contract documents, legal aspects, budget, construction compliance and contract administration. The nature of the work requires a significant level of self-directed technical proficiency, judgment, and initiative; and the ability to analyze problems, identify solutions, and implement recommendations in support of organizational goals and objectives.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering, Construction Management, or Architecture, and current registration as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect from any state.
Experience: Seven (7) years of professional level experience as a licensed professional in the fields of engineering, construction, or architecture.
Licensing: Registration as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect. A valid driver's license at the time of application.
Additional Salary Information: ENTRY SALARY: $69,997 - $88,022 annually, with opportunity for additional merit-based increases up to a range maximum of $106,046. Initial salary placement will be based upon experience and qualifications. This is a salaried position and is exempt from overtime.
BENEFITS: The RTAA offers a competitive wage and benefit package, which includes 100% employer paid contributions to a distinct, defined benefit retirement program (Nevada PERS), and this position is exempt from contributions to Social Security. Nevada has no state income tax, and Reno has a comparatively low property tax rate.
Internal Number: 18-11
About Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority's (RTAA) mission is to maintain and grow aviation services and facilities, as part of the global air transportation system, to transport people and goods to benefit the region while being financially self-sustaining. The RTAA is the owner and operator of the Reno-Tahoe International and Reno-Stead Airports. It is governed by a nine member Board of Trustees, operates as a business, and receives no local tax dollars. As an employer, the RTAA offers a positive, professional work environment that values teamwork, honesty, respect, recognition, integrity, innovation, versatility and excellence. Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) is an important asset to the region, generating a total annual economic impact of $2 billion. The airport functions like a small city with over 2,400 employees working for a variety of companies. It takes the dedication and service of these employees working together to make that all important first and last impression on travelers to and from the region. In 2017, RNO served over 4 million enplaned passengers, an increase of 10% versus 2016. Passengers are fairly affluent and reflect an approximate 50/50 mix of both busin...ess and leisure travelers equally distributed between the two concourses. In order to meet increasing growth, RNO is currently in the midst of finalizing a 20-year Master Plan.