Civil Technical Manager

  • Kansas City, KS
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Lenexa, KS
  • Manhattan, KS
  • Topeka, KS
  • Wichita, KS
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Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you’ll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected. Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don’t meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you – don’t be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Civil Technical Manager

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced professional to join our dynamic team as a Civil Technical Manager. If you are a dedicated professional with a passion for transportation project design and aspire to lead and train a team of engineers in technical design skills, this is the perfect opportunity for you. As a Technical Manager in our Civil/Transportation team, you will play a pivotal role in our infrastructure project endeavors. Your responsibilities will encompass both self-performing and leading project teams in the planning and design of DOT projects. 


This role offers a hybrid work arrangement. While working from the office, you'll have the flexibility to choose from any of our Kansas/Missouri locations, including Kansas City, KS, Kansas City, MO, Topeka, Wichita, Manhattan, or Lenexa.

The Impact You Will Have
  • Guide and mentor a team of engineers in technical design skills for transportation projects.
  • Take the lead in planning and executing infrastructure projects, from preliminary design to final implementation.
  • Provide direct assistance to Project Managers and Design Leaders, contributing to the success of our projects.
  • Working on the design of roadways, highways, and interstates from preliminary to final design 
  •  Oversee and develop plans, specifications, reports, and cost estimates
  • Coordinate with reviewers and other disciplines to ensure accuracy and quality of work
  • Contribute to proposal development
  •  Directly assist Project Managers and Design Leaders
  •  Manage and maintain project documentation
  • Collaborate with a dynamic team to complete project requirements and deliver a quality design to the client
What We Are Looking For
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, or higher, is required
  • 8+ years of roadway design experience 
  • PE is desired but not required
  • KDOT roadway design experience is highly desired 
  • Experience working with clients such as state, county and local agencies in Kansas.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Explore the Benefits of working at Benesch! 

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Our benefits package is designed to take care of our employees. The health and wellness of our employees is essential to their success both personally and professionally. That is why we invest in our employees’ well-being by providing a comprehensive benefits package to help them live a healthy lifestyle. Each option can be customized to meet the needs of our employees and their families. 

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 with the potential of 9% total employer contribution to your retirement savings!! 

From insurance and retirement plan to our wellness programs, we provide employee benefits that meet your wants and needs. Click here to learn more about some of the benefits of working at Benesch! 

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