Navajo Engineering and Construction Authority   Shiprock, NM   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on January 9, 2024
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Navajo Engineering and Construction Authority 
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The Navajo Engineering and Construction Authority (NECA) is seeking a MANAGER OF ENGINEERING for employment at its Main Office in Shiprock, NM, which will include conducting occasional field site visits for various projects. 

Applicants who have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management will be highly considered.

A minimum of 8+ years’ experience in heavy civil, highway, utilities and housing construction, with experience as a Senior Estimator in those areas is required. Also, a positive work experience/history. Solid civil engineering estimating background and ability to read engineering & design plans and specifications proficiently is a requirement. Needs to have client negotiation and procurement of contracts experience.

Must be computer proficient with Word, Excel, Microsoft Project, AGTEK Earthwork analysis and Bid 2 Win Estimating Software.

Must be able to manage an Engineering Department of approximately 10 or more staff, attend in-house pre-bid meetings, work with field staff on project controls, cost report accuracy; develop means and methods to improve on any process for improvement. Attend project pre-bid meetings, assign and task bid items to staff and work closely with each in-house estimator throughout the life of the estimates.

Should be familiar with issuing Purchase Orders obtaining, maintaining, and administering permits for water, borrow, gravel and hot plants.

Duties will include preparing estimates using a computerized estimating program, purchasing, coordinating materials, and subcontracts for ongoing construction projects. 

Incumbent must have a current valid Driver’s License and a clean driving record within the past ten (10) years. Salary based upon experience. 

NECA offers competitive salary and benefit packages. 

Navajo Preference in Employment Act, 15 NTC, Chapter 7 applies. 

Closing Date: Open Until Fill