Job: Senior Project Manager, Transportation, Stantec, Houston, TX
Senior Project Manager, Transportation
Houston, TX 77002 United States
Medical, Dental, 401K, and more!
We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected. Position can be base in Dallas, San Antonio, and Austin as well.
As Senior Project Manager, you will leverage your experience with Texas highway and roadway projects to assist in our growing Texas practice and manage the design and delivery of large projects.
You will play a pivotal role in expanding our existing client and project base and in efforts to position the firm to acquire new transportation business with TxDOT, toll agencies, RMA’s and various counties and cities. Further, you will have responsibility as Project Manager for projects in various phases from conceptual planning, through design, construction, and completion.
You will perform a variety of tasks with potentially complex features that will require the application of mature knowledge. You will lead the analysis of proposed projects to ensure reliability, resource efficiency, quality deliverables and cost-effectiveness.
Your Key Responsibilities:
Manage all aspects of highway/roadway design from preliminary schematic through PS&E
Lead and develop roadway staff
Perform as project manager or task leader on highway projects
Monitor the quality of design and technical service delivery on transportation projects
Write and negotiate proposals with clients or reviewing agencies
Lead and be actively engaged with prospective client’s relationship building and maintenance
Responsible for the review and sealing of projects and supervising the work of other engineers
Leads the preparation and coordination of the project specifications with construction documents
Responsible for invoicing, managing and monitoring financial performance of project budgets using PM dashboard
Perform on technically complex projects and acts as a technical resource by providing guidance to other team members
Liaise with clients, agencies and others to obtain and determine project requirements and approvals
Stays up to date on regulatory changes and may establish working relationships with regulatory officials
Participate in client functions, trade shows and conferences
Experience managing Schematic and Environmental projects or Plans, specifications and Estimates (PS&E) projects for rural or urban highways and roadways
Exceptional leadership, communication, and team-building skills
Proven success in developing new clients and maintaining strong client relationships, coordinating project pursuits and proposal preparation
Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule
Understanding of client expectations, budgeting, proposal writing, invoicing and collecting accounts receivable
Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and understanding of various design methods
Experience in relevant design software, which may include Bentley MicroStation, GEOPAK, and OpenRoads
Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field
TX PE license
Minimum of 15 years highway/roadway design experience
Experience in project management, planning, design and contract administration
Experience in successful highway/roadway pursuits including identifying opportunities, building client relationships, developing teaming strategies and developing proposals
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