Highway Project Manager

Industry: Engineering Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 394 days ago

Job Description

Kennedy Consulting, Inc. (KCI), A JMT Company, has an immediate need for a Highway project manager. The successful candidate will manage and grow a design team(s) that is engineering a variety of transportation projects including advanced planning and schematic design, as well as preparing plans, specifications, and estimates (PS&E). 


Job Summary


Responsibilities include providing project management oversight and applying engineering expertise in the daily operations for planning and design production of transportation projects in accordance with good engineering practice; developing and maintaining client relationships; quality assurance and quality control; coordinating and scheduling work to meet project goals on time and budget; leading and coordinating with engineering design staff and other disciplines to meet project objectives.  Will supervise, schedule, and monitor work of other team members. Will be responsible for estimating fees, determining scope of work, preparing proposals and contracts on large or multiple projects.



Required Skills

  • Candidates must be able to initiate contacts with existing and potential clients and assist in building client relationships and business development activities
  • Candidates must possess an advanced knowledge of the engineering consulting industry, and be solution oriented
  • Candidates must have strong skills in leadership, project management, and client interaction
  • Candidates must be capable of managing multiple projects and tasks in a dynamic, fast-paced team oriented environment
  • Working knowledge schematic and PS&E development required
  • Ability to write, speak, and communicate clearly in English is a must
  • Strong time management and ability to prioritize
  • Working knowledge of Microstation and Geopak is required
  • Working knowledge of hydraulics/hydrology design/analysis a plus
  • Familiarity with the following software a Plus:
          • HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SureTrak, Open Roads (3D) or other 3D modeling software
  • Candidates should be proficient with Microsoft Office Software, including Word, Excel and Outlook

Required Experience

  • BSCE from an ABET-accredited undergraduate engineering curriculum
  • Active PE License
  • TxDOT precertification
  • Minimum 8 years of previous transportation engineering experience on TxDOT roadway/drainage and utility projects

Tracking Code 12569