Manager, Programs Controls

  • Full Time
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • $104,299.00 - $156,448.00 Annually USD / Year

Website Valley Metro

Valley Metro exists to Connect Communities and Enhance Lives. We do this by planning, building, operating, and maintaining a safe, regional, multi-modal transportation system to residents of metro Phoenix. From regional bus, streetcar, light rail and paratransit service to alternative commuter solutions, Valley Metro’s mission since 2002 is to develop and operate a network of transit services that now covers 513 square miles! We have been named 2023 Best Workplaces for Commuters, 2023 Metro Phoenix WTS Chapter Innovative Solutions Project of the Year, and a 2023 Arizona Forward Environmental Excellence Awards Finalist.

The Manager, Program Controls plays a key role in Valley Metro’s Capital Development Division. The monitoring and controls function of the capital program ensures on-time and on-budget delivery of high-quality infrastructure projects for our customers and member agencies. Valley Metro has a diverse portfolio of capital projects; including, but not limited to, light rail and streetcar extensions, park-and-rides, bus operating and maintenance facilities, zero emission fleet infrastructure, and critical state of good repair initiatives. The Manager, Program Controls will report to the Deputy Chief, Program Controls in the Capital Development Division and will play a key role in the planning, design, and construction of these exciting transit projects.

The Manager, Program Controls is responsible for all cost, management, risk management, schedule management and estimating efforts associated with Valley Metro capital projects. Responsibilities include managing construction project schedulers, cost engineers, estimators, maintaining and enhancing the integrated cost/schedule control and earned value systems, monitoring and reporting program and project status, identifying and analyzing performance trends, contingency tracking, forecasting cost and schedule results, participating in change control, performing lead role in the analysis and owner case preparation for contractor time related impact claims, and preparing a variety of text and graphical cost and schedule reports.

Valley Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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