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National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Tolling Contract Manager

Oregon Department of Transportation
Portland, OR
United States
Professional Areas: 
Public/Nonprofit Administration
Transportation Planning
AICP Certification: 
Not required
$5,953.00 - $8,348.00 monthly

Operations and Policy Analyst 4 – National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Tolling Contract Manager
Oregon Department of Transportation
Operations – Office of Urban Mobility and Mega Project Delivery

ODOT is following the direction of the Governor's Office to help slow and prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are recruiting for agency critical positions at this time using virtual tools and processes such as video and phone interviewing to support social or physical distancing. We are also continuing to evaluate the situation and may extend or place recruitments on hold as appropriate. Current applicants for affected positions will be notified. Visit our COVID-19 web page for more information. For information about the statewide response, visit the Governor's COVID-19 web page.

The role:  

Our Office of Urban Mobility and Mega Project Delivery is seeking a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) tolling contract manager to join our team in historic downtown Portland! In this role, you will manage the complex and emerging Tolling Program planning, environmental review and traffic and revenue analysis as the contract project manager. The Tolling Program is currently evaluating locations on both I-5 and I-205 to effectively manage congestion and raise revenue. Apply today!

Click here to learn more about Region 1 Portland Metro projects.

We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce as we endeavor to best serve Oregonians from every background. ODOT values diversity and inclusion because they are good for Oregon. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, and providing opportunities for professional enrichment we are better able to serve those around us. We thank you for considering this employment opportunity.

A day in the life:

  • Manage all activities necessary to ensure Tolling Program is moved through the project development process, including required planning, environmental review and regulatory processes.   
  • Lead the Tolling Program with partners, stakeholders and the public.
  • Work with federal, state, regional and local governments to further define and develop the Tolling Program.
  • Guide the planning study, environmental documentation and public education and engagement processes for the program.
  • Manage the required revenue and tolling analysis and associated traffic analysis.
  • Manage status tracking and reporting.
  • Lead multi-disciplinary teams to ensure project progress is on schedule and within budget.
  • Administer agreement and contracting procedures.
  • Lead steering committee and technical advisory committee meetings.
  • With tolling manager and consultant team, develop and implement a communications plan.
  • Provide policy and planning guidance within the agency to management and staff.
  • Work includes scheduled or unscheduled weekend work, work outside of normally scheduled shift and long hours as needed.
  • Click here to view the position description, including the full list of duties and working conditions.

What’s in it for you:

  • Rewarding work in a fast-paced, creative environment.
  • Colleagues who are passionate about public service and multimodal transportation.
  • Work/life balance and 10 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules and competitive benefits packages. Click here to visit our full benefits website.
  • Multimodal ride sharing! Get There is Oregon’s easy-to-use carpool matching tool and trip planner that will get you where you need to go.
  • Live, work and play in Portland, Oregon

What we need:

A bachelor’s degree in business or public administration, behavioral or social sciences, finance, political science or any degree demonstrating the capacity for the knowledge and skills; and five (5) years professional-level evaluative, analytical and planning work related to project or program management.


Any combination of experience and education equivalent to eight (8) years of professional-level experience related to project or program management.

Additionally, driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position.

What we’d like to see:

If you have these qualities, let us know! It’s how we will choose whom to move forward!  

  • Proven experience managing complex transportation projects and consultant teams.
  • Demonstrated commitment to integrating equity into project development and decision-making processes.
  • Strong understanding of NEPA and transportation policy.
  • Understanding of tolling and congestion pricing principles, policies and best practices.
  • Experience explaining technical information to a wide variety of audiences.

Learn more and apply:

This recruitment closes at 11:59 p.m. on June 1, 2020.

Click here to learn more and to apply! Please note that we can only accept applications and/or resumes through our website.

For questions about the job announcement or online application, please call 503-986-7146 or email [email protected].

ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

Published on:
May 1, 2020 - 3:48pm
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