Senior Bridge Project Manager

David Evans & Associates   •  

Salem, OR

Industry: Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 394 days ago


DEA’s Salem, OR office is hiring a Senior Bridge Project Manager to provide a lead managerial and technical role on bridge design and design build projects.  A successful candidate will lead project teams in the preparation of Advance Planning Studies, Structure Type Selection Reports, and final design, plans, specifications, and estimates.  Typical bridge projects will include cast-in-place post-tensioned concrete, reinforced concrete, precast concrete, segmental concrete, and steel girder bridges; retaining walls; and sound walls.

In addition the candidate must have project management experience with medium to large sized conventional (design-bid-build) and alternative delivery (design-build, CM/GC) projects.  The qualified candidate must have a proven track record of business development and client management to become a trusted advisor to clients they have worked with.   

Other duties include:

  • Communicate with client and express client needs to project team
  • Serve as a pursuit champion on identified projects
  • Serve as a client manager and trusted advisor
  • Be a part of the DEA Design Build task for helping track and make decisions on projects to pursue
  • Work closely with the business development manager, region marketing manager, client managers, project managers, and client development teams to support business development and marketing pursuits
  • For projects being managed, prepare and monitor work plan, scope, schedule, and budget
  • Ensure resources are available to complete existing project work as well as work committed to in proposals
  • Manage project team communications
  • Demonstrated ability to develop staff, gain support from multiple stakeholders, and deliver superior results

Basic Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or equivalent experience in Structural Engineering
  • 10+ years of bridgeengineeringexperience
  • At least 5 years of related project management experience
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Oregon
  • Experience working on design-build delivery projects
  • Demonstrated ability to develop staff, gain support from multiple stakeholders, and deliver superior results
  • Knowledge of AASHTO and Oregon DOT bridge design standards


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay
  • 401k and Employee Stock Owner Ship Program (ESOP)
  • Flexible 9/80 (every other Friday off) work schedule

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The increasing complexities of moderntransportation include growing demands, aging infrastructure, rising costs, funding challenges, and environmental concerns. Agencies and communities faced with improving their transportation systems must do more with less. From initial investigations through planning, concept development, final design, and construction, DEA responds with solutions that serve today’s transportation needs while accommodating tomorrow’s growth.  Our Transportation Business Unit focuses on four markets; Bridges and Structures, Roads and Highways, Transit and Rail, and Construction Engineering.

DEA Inc. is proud to be an AA/EEO employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to characteristics protected by applicable local, state or federal law, such as race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information or sexual orientation.

Job Code: 1966