Capital Projects Manager


City of Wenatchee

Job Description

Oversees all phases of capital project management including design development, resource identification, budgeting, procurement, contract administration, scheduling, construction, auditing, commissioning, closeout, reporting and other activities in alignment with City directives and goals. Responsible for grant applications and administration of grant awards for park improvement and acquisition projects. Assists with updating the Parks, Recreation and Open Space plan and associated Comprehensive Plan elements. Also assists in development of a Park Capital Improvement Program.

Job Requirements

Qualification Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Parks and Recreation Administration, Planning, Landscape Architecture or related field.
  2. Five years of park project construction management experience including budgeting and grant writing and administration. Familiarity with the State RCO grant process is preferred. Experience preparing PROS plans, park master plans and associated comprehensive plans preferred.

Requires knowledge of:

  1. Principles and practices of effective project management and budget administration.
  2. Effective marketing and public relations of parks, arts and recreation programs and facilities.
  3. Processes and procedures for contractor and consultant evaluation and selection including preparation of requests for proposals and quotes and associated legal notices for specific projects.
  4. Planning principles, practices, current issues, trends and techniques related to park development.
  5. Applicable federal, state and local laws, codes, regulations and ordinances.
  6. Principles and practices of effective time management and project records management.

Terms of Employment

Jurisdiction: City of Wenatchee Job Title: Capital Projects Manager Employment Type: Full Time Salary: $6,226 - $7,640 per month Initial Review Date: 3:00 PM August 2, 2018

How to Apply

Please go to to view the job description including qualification requirements and download application materials. The following constitutes a complete application package in the following order: Letter of Interest Resume Application for Employment Supplemental Application Complete application packages may be emailed ([email protected]), faxed (509-888-3636), or mailed to: City of Wenatchee Human Resources Department, PO Box 519 Wenatchee, WA 98801-0519 The City of Wenatchee will begin review of applications at 3:00 P.M. on August 2nd, 2018

Contact Name: Katlen Freimuth
Contact Phone:
Contact Email: [email protected]

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