Highway/Roadway Project Manager

CH2M Hill   •  

Anchorage, AK

Industry: Engineering Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 325 days ago

CH2M is looking for an externally-focused Highway/Roadway Project Manager to manage a range and complexity of roadway and highway design projects. Each day, you will assist in forming client outreach strategy and relationship development actions, identify key pursuits and lead positioning efforts, and manage a team of technical resources in delivering transportation projects. CH2M’s internal structure promotes autonomy and allows for great opportunities to deliver infrastructure projects across Alaska and also to be involved in delivering transportation solutions to clients in the Western U.S. and beyond.
You should be a self-motivated professional with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or a related engineering discipline and at least 10 years of successful Project Management experience. Your knowledge of the local area transportation community including the Municipality of Anchorage and the Alaska DOT&PF as well as your experience with taking local roadway and highway projects from conceptual design through final PS&E will be key to your success. You must have a strong design engineering background, certification as a Professional Engineer in the State of Alaska, and a desire to grow personally as well as professionally with each infrastructure job and project.
Our Project Managers:
• Provide direction to a team of professional staff
• Advise the client on costs for changes and additional work requested by the client
• Direct business and technical operations, ensure quality performance, coordinate project deliverables and sponsor technical reviews
• Plan, staff, schedule, budget, coordinate subcontractors and internal support, and assure quality as well as safety
• • Are responsible for successful completion of complex projects with multiple phases and/or construction contracts
• Provide briefs as required to assure higher levels of management are informed of project status
• Evaluate performance of engineers and technicians supporting your projects

• Assure compliance with the scope of work and design criteria
• Are responsible for scope development/management; development and control of budgets, schedules, and have P&L accountability

• Identify and evaluate risk that may impact the project
• Put effective contingency plans in place to handle potential project problems
The minimum qualifications for this position are:• Professional Engineering registration (PE) in the state of Alaska, or the ability to obtain licensure within 6 months of hire
• BS degree in Civil Engineering
• At least 10+ years of progressive experience in highway design projects
• At least 5+ years of project management experience
• At least 3+ years of business development/client service manager experience
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite programs (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint), AutoCAD, Microstation, Civil 3D, and Inroads design software and knowledge of state-of-the-art highway design technologies