Burns & McDonnell Senior Project Manager - Roadway Design in Chicago, Illinois
Our Chicago, IL regional office is seeking to hire a Senior Project Manager within our growing Transportation Global Practice to support highway and municipal roadway projects.
Candidate will be someone with excellent client interaction skills and DOT relationships who can manage and lead design teams specializing in Phase II delivery but experience and a comfort level with Phase I preferred.
Incumbent will have experience successfully delivering projects for major clients in the Chicagoland area including IDOT and the Illinois Tollway.
In this position, you will be a key part of a seller/doer team and manage all aspects of engineering projects from business development, scope and fee development, staffing plan development, project oversight, quality management and financial performance responsibilities.
Typical projects include highway expansion, capacity improvements and municipal roadway projects. Experience in alternate delivery / design-build is a plus but not required.
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.
Minimum 15 years' related experience in the development or management of roadway engineering projects.
Candidate must be a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Illinois.
Advanced experience in project management, contract negotiations, project planning, scheduling, team coordination & communication, budgeting, and client management.
General business and financial calculation knowledge
Proven ability to lead and develop multi-discipline teams of engineers
Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and presentation skills
Ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines while managing multiple projects concurrently, including identification of critical path items to ensure deliverable deadlines
Ability to focus on the big picture to effectively and efficiently provide services that meet client needs.
Willingness to learn new service offerings as client needs and the market requires changes to the service offerings provided by our group
Willingness to cross-sell other services offered by other Burns & McDonnell divisions outside the project manager’s core set of services in
Experience working with transportation clients such as DOTs, cities, counties, private developers, and railroads.
Job Project Management
Primary Location US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: 202135