- Wellness program
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses
Engineering/Building Program Manager
The Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses is seeking an individual who wants to give back to their community in a meaningful, direct and tangible way by helping to provide consumer protection and public safety through its regulation of more than 204,000 licensees within 48 Boards and Commissions for the great State of Idaho.
To provide leadership for a major, statewide program in support of the Department's mission, vision and values; perform related work.
Example of Duties
To provide leadership, oversee, and manage the Engineering program and the building program for the Building, Construction, and Real Estate Bureau of the Idaho Division of Occupational and Professional Licenses. This program supports all Engineering projects, surveying, building inspection services for state owned buildings and contracts, modular inspection services, manufactured home (HUD) inspection services, and serves as the subject matter expert for the engineering and building programs for the Building, Construction, and Real Estate Bureau of the Division.
Responsibilities include: oversees operational staff within the engineering, surveying and building construction program; ensuring that Engineers and surveyors operate according to their statutes, rules and policies; and facilitating appropriate and effective communication between the Division and stakeholders, state government, and the public.
Some knowledge of management practices
Experience managing a major program and supervisor staff
Good knowledge of Engineering principles, methods, and techniques as demonstrated by completing a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Engineering and at least one year of experience applying those principles
Good knowledge of state and local building codes including International Building Code and electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire, and life-safety codes
Experience interpreting and applying federal, state, and local laws pertaining to a specific engineering discipline; evaluating engineering projects and making decisions relative to their merit; writing engineering reports and correspondence; reviewing and critiquing engineering analyses; making oral presentations to groups relative to the merits of engineering applications; developing and/or monitoring budgets; developing construction requirements for commercial buildings; preparing architectural and engineering plans.
Licensure: Licensed in Idaho as a Professional Engineer (PE); or be eligible for comity licensure by the Idaho Board of Professional Engineers in accordance with Idaho Code, Title 54, Chapter 12
These positions are responsible for program development and direction for a major statewide program. The program managed may be in a large disciplinary area or function or include diverse functions and/or disciplines. Generally, they hire and direct a professional staff of program specialists. They set program direction and oversee program operations, some of which may be carried out through other units.
To learn more about the Agency, please visit our website at: dopl.idaho.gov
Working for the state offers the ability to easily balance work and life commitments, including benefits such as PERSI retirement, medical/dental insurance, a wellness program and state-facilitated training.
Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources at (208) 334-2263.
Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.