7 days old

Project Manager

Ada County Highway District (ACHD)
Boise, Idaho 83714
  • Payrate
    $5,873,900 To $7,047,000
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Ada County Highway District is now accepting applications for a full-time Project Manager in the Capital Projects Department. This is a full-time, exempt position with a starting pay range of $58,739.00 - $70,470.00 annually, DOQ.


ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation and holidays and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).


Primary Responsibilities:

  • The Project Manager uses best practices in all phases of project development to ensure that projects are planned and executed within scope, schedule, and budget. Must be able to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with government and local agency representatives, interest groups, and the general public.

  • Responsible for all phases of projects including right-of-way acquisition and construction; plan, organize and coordinate the scoping, concept, design, and environmental clearances; manage multiple projects of varying levels of size and complexity.





  • Considerable knowledge of project management principles, practices and methods; transportation system design, construction and operation principles and practices; Civil Engineering, surveying, design, and construction standards, right-of-way acquisition, environmental clearances, administration of consultant, construction, and procurement contracts; budget preparation and execution, construction principles and practices, scheduling, federal funding sources and processes.

  • Experience with spreadsheets and word processing; experience with MS Project is preferred.

  • Requires experience in leading interdisciplinary project teams; strong team-building and leadership skills; able to elicit confidence and build rapport; experience in planning, scheduling, and tracking project timelines and deliverables; ability to work within a fast-paced project development process.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Transportation Planning, Public Administration or a related field is preferred.

  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acceptable.


A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources no later than 4:30 p.m., February 27, 2019.Applications are available at 3775 Adams St, Garden City ID, or on our website at www.achdidaho.org.



An AA/EEO/ADA Employer

Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations

Salary Details

Includes an excellent benefit package with Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).




  • Government / Civil Service
Posted: 2019-02-08 Expires: 2019-03-25

Ada County Highway District (ACHD)

Established in 1972 as an independent governmententity, the Ada County Highway District(ACHD)isresponsibleforallshort-andlong-rangeplanning,construction,maintenance, operation, rehabilitation and improvements to Ada County's urban streets, rural roadways (excludingstatehighways), bridges,andStormwatermonitoring.


Geographically, the District’s jurisdiction includes Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Kuna, Meridian, Star, and the unincorporated areas of Ada County. It is the largest highway district and the only consolidated countywide highway district in the State of Idaho and the nation.


ACHD maintains and operates over 2,300 miles of roads and streets in Ada County with an estimated value of $3 billion. Elements of ACHD's infrastructure include multi-lane arterials, collector and local roadways, farm-to-market roadways, sidewalks and bike lanes, and bikeways, along with a state-of-the-art computerized signal system to improve traffic flow. The District also purchases rights-of-way necessary for future infrastructure improvements.


ACHD, Ada County, and the six cities work together monitoring growth and ensuring infrastructure and transportation improvements meet the needs of the county.



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