Structural Project Manager – Bridge

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Structural Project Manager - Bridge

Our growing team is hiring a Structural Project Manager. This is an experienced position involving exciting, challenging, and complex assignments with opportunities for growth. As a Structural Project Manager, you will direct project teams in the planning, design and delivery of transportation projects. The ideal candidate will have strong project management skills and a background in bridge design. On our team, you will have the opportunity to work on various infrastructure projects for State DOTs, local agencies and private clients. You will have the opportunity to coordinate directly with clients while helping to mentor and develop a team of young structural engineers.

Location

This position is a hybrid position with both remote work and office work in our office in Chicago, IL.

The Impact You Will Have
  • Responsible for project management, including cost control, project budget control, and quality assurance/quality control.
  • Direct and manage the budgeting and execution of projects including the supervision of assigned staff and subcontractors.
  • Mentor and direct the advancement of technical and non-technical skills of developing structural engineers.
  • Contribute to structural design work as a technical reviewer or advisor.
  • Adhere to all internal procedures for quality control, documentation and project tracking.
  • Participate in Business Development and Marketing, including networking, preparation of SOQs, proposals, and contracts.
What We Are Looking For
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering (Structural) required; M.S. Degree in Civil Engineering (Structural) preferred.
  • PE License required; SE License in IL preferred.
  • 10+ years of experience in roadway bridge design, with management experience preferred.
  • IDOT, ISTHA and CDOT experience preferred. Experience with Chicagoland counties and municipalities desirable.
  • Excellent communication, strong written, oral, and client relation skills, experience interacting with clients, agencies, and other project stakeholders.
  • Strong organization and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently and develop task deliverables in a complete and reviewable manner.

 

 

 

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