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Vice President - Senior Project Manager - Transportation

Seattle, WA · Architecture/Engineering
Our office has a full-time opportunity for a Vice President - Senior Project Manager with a background in transportation, roadways, transit, and/or public works.
The successful candidate will be a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Washington with experience leading transportation infrastructure projects including, highway/roadway/rail design, drainage studies/design, traffic control, permitting, utility relocations, right-of-way engineering, construction document preparation, and post design construction services.  The candidate will work in a team environment on transportation, transit, and public works projects primarily in Seattle with opportunities to work on projects for other offices.
  • Serve as Project Manager for Transportation Agencies for projects such as Roadway Design, Rail Design, Feasibility Studies, and Alternative Delivery. This includes project accounting, monthly invoicing, and progress reporting.
  • Develop, oversee, and monitor project activities including scope, budget, and schedule management.
  • Manage project staff including PE’s, EITs, designers and drafters to execute work associated with highway/roadway/rail design, maintenance of traffic plans, drainage design, pedestrian and bike facility design, retaining wall layouts, stormwater pollution prevention plans, signage, pavement marking design, shop drawing reviews, and construction administration activities.
  • Market target clients and lead proposal preparation including oral presentations.  Also prepare scope, schedule, and budget for new projects.
  • Participate in Office Leadership including assisting with Workload Projections, Annual Business Plan, Growth Strategies, Recruiting and Staff Development.
  • Support company-wide transportation initiatives.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in Washington (PMP highly desired)
  • Minimum 10 years of engineering design experience with 5-10 years of highway transportation project management experience.
  • Proven experience in Marketing & Business Development and/or client contacts to drive new business including writing proposals and preparing oral presentations.
  • Experience and relationships with transportation agencies highly preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, project management scheduling and financial tools.
  • Proficient in MicroStation and Project Wise preferred.
  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to interact with clients and multi-discipline team members.
We offer a competitive benefit and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short term disability and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP. 

Thank you,

Kodi Miller
Talent Scout
AKP Recruiting

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