Port Manager C (New Orleans, LA)

 

Port of New Orleans is accepting applications for a Port Manager C.

LOCATION OF WORK: Primarily the Port of New Orleans, but use by other ports may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

JOB DISTINCTIONS:

Differs from Port Manager B by the presence of full independent responsibility for a port district, including fiscal, staffing, and reporting components.

Applications due October 25, 2022

Examples of Work

EXAMPLES LISTED BELOW INCLUDE BRIEF SAMPLES OF COMMON DUTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS JOB TITLE. PLEASE NOTE THAT NOT ALL TASKS ARE INCLUDED.

May exercise project supervision over lower level Port Managers, project consultants, contractors and non-supervisory Board employees.

Reviews and provides input into evaluations of port employees providing ancillary services for assigned district and gives guidance when needed.

Conducts department meetings and conferences to plan, organize and direct performance; includes budget, staffing, technical and operating problems, solutions, and project status.

Drafts policies and procedures for executive management authorization and implements same.

Participates in planning meetings to develop goals for delivering port's mission.

Meets with federal, state and local officials, lessees, professionals, interest groups, board members, port tenants, and users on matters relating to port enterprise goals.

Monitors proposed legislation, regulations and studies and analyzes impact on the port.

Prepares budget, projects revenue, and authorizes expenditures for assigned areas.

Develops, controls, and monitors expenditures for salaries, overtime, controllable expenses, legal settlements, unplanned expenditures. Explains and documents reasons as required.

Interprets and verifies compliance with contracts and agreements between the port, its vendors or users and lessees of terminal facilities by conducting regular inspections of assigned districts for proper utilization, damage assessments, and repairs.

Interprets port tariff and property leases for rates, charges, regulations and contractual obligations

Assigns cargo storage allotments for customers and shippers

Supervises customer billings for services rendered.

Corresponds with and visits private business concerns in order to promote trade and industrial development for the port.

Negotiates and writes leases for cargo terminals, office space and warehouses.

Analyzes reports of harbor operations to plan and develop future operations taking into consideration such factors as economic conditions, tariff changes, and commodity movements.

Salary: $4,630.00 - $9,110.00 Monthly

Port NOLA offers competitive benefits that prioritize safety, health and wellness for our employees. Employees have access to the following benefits:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Medical and/or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Life Insurance options
  • Long Term Disability Plan
  • State of Louisiana LASERS state pension program
  • Deferred Compensation Plan (457 plan) with employer match
  • Paid Louisiana State Holidays; and paid Annual and Sick Leave
  • Wellness Center located in the Port Administration Building
  • Ship Shape Wellness Program

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