Job ID: 40406
Department: WTC Construction
Location: One Liberty Plaza
The Major Capital Projects (MCP) Department has overall responsibility for the delivery of the reconstructed WTC site including the WTC Transportation Hub, WBVA, PATH Extension to Newark Airport, PABT Replacement, as well as planning for a new cross harbor freight tunnel among other projects. We are currently seeking a talented individual for the position of Program Director to be involved with one or more of the MCP programs.
Reporting to the Assistant Director of MCP, this position is a vital member of the department managing all aspects of the program(s) including the complex relationships with both internal and external stakeholders, such as PATH, WTCR, MTA, Amtrak, Performing Arts Center (PAC), and other WTC stakeholders, NJT, FRA, FTA, elected officials, community boards, consultants, construction managers, and contractors, etc.
The individual must understand the complex business agreements with the Port Authority partners (Amtrak, NJT, MTA, FTA, USDOT,) other WTC Stakeholders such as SPI & Durst, the individual program components, budgets, metrics, memoranda of understanding, phasing and prepare routine reports and presentations for meetings and other assigned duties. The selected candidate’s overall responsibility is program management including cost control, design and construction (including reporting on both PA and stakeholder projects), for conducting in-depth analysis of issues; assisting in decision-making through information and briefings; and attending senior level meetings to establish courses of action, including implementation. The person will meet regularly with both partners and MCP staff and ensure resolution of program related issues and must have excellent negotiating and persuasion skills so that program activities are not delayed.
Additionally, the selected candidate will:
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Ideal candidates will present the following profile:
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
How To Apply
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About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.