Aviation Senior Project Manager

  • Denver, Colorado, United States
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Aviation Sr. Project Manager 

We are looking to hire an experienced Aviation Sr. Project Manager. We offer opportunities to work on a variety of complex local airport agency and private clients. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience and hold a PE. The candidate must also have experience designing and managing aviation projects and developing plans, specifications, and estimates for airport agencies and private clients. 


This position will have a hybrid work schedule and when in the office could work out of any of the 45 Benesch locations. The following locations have an aviation team and or focus on aviation business development:  Atlanta, GA, Denver, CO, 4 locations throughout Nebraska (Bellevue, Grand Island, Lincoln, Omaha) and 4 locations throughout Kansas (Kansas City, Wichita, Topeka, Manhattan), Kansas City, MO, and Nashville, TN. Remote work will be considered. 

The Impact You Will Have
  • Manage project teams, accountable for budget and schedule
  • Contribute to Colorado Division strategic growth initiatives
  • Champion relationships with key clients
  • Represent Benesch at industry and professional engagement events
  • Identify opportunities and lead strategic project pursuits
  • Collaborate on regional growth strategy
  • Serve as the Quality Assurance Review on multiple key aviation projects
What You Will Need
  • BSCE or related discipline
  • Minimum of 10 years (preferred) of aviation design experience including Project Management responsibility
  • Professional Engineer (civil) licensure required
  • Experience with FAA design standards, procedures and policies.
  • Experience with developing plans and specifications
  • Excellent communication and client relation skills.
  • Strong organization and leadership skills with a track record for adhering to design budgets and schedules.
  • Ability to perform complex analysis and design
  • Ability to assemble a complete design package for assigned elements or projects
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

The expected compensation range for this position is displayed in accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. The final agreed-upon compensation is based on numerous factors, including but not limited to individual education, qualifications, prior work experience, and geographic location. The total annual compensation package will consist of a base salary, overtime, and bonuses.


Our benefits package is designed to take care of our employees. Benesch offers a generous paid time benefits plan that increases throughout your career plus several paid holidays.  Our benefits include medical, dental, and vision benefits. We also include company-paid life insurance, short term, and long-term disability plans. Benesch offers a 401K plan and profit-sharing contributions to the 401K plan. From insurance and retirement plan to our wellness programs, we provide employee benefits that meet your wants and needs.

Denver Pay Range

$104,000$177,000 USD

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