This position will sit in either our Lake Oswego, OR office or Vancouver, WA office.
The Senior Project Manager 1 is responsible for managing the development and execution of a variety of transportation related projects. The person in this position must be a licensed engineer in the state of primary practice, or should be licensed in a different state with the ability to get a license within 6 months of hire. A key requirement for this position is to have a broad technical background across a variety of disciplines, strong communication and organizational skills, and the ability to quickly assimilate complex technical information. The person in this position is also expected to demonstrate a high level of proficiency related to project management and roadway or bridge engineering and provide leadership and guidance to less experienced team members as necessary. A successful Senior Project Manager 1 should be an accomplished seller-doer, with the ability to identify, develop, and win new project opportunities and simultaneously manage multiple medium to large sized design projects. Ideally, the successful candidate has existing relationships with clients in the Northwest Oregon and/or Southwest Washington region. This role also requires excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to coach and mentor other employees across a diverse range of experience and skills.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This position requires a Bachelor's degree in engineering (civil, structural) from an accredited university and at least eight (8) years of transportation industry design experience. In addition to at least eight (8) years of transportation industry experience, the position requires at least five (5) years of experience as a project manager.
*Preference will be given to those candidates with a strong background in roadway project management
This position requires a Professional Engineering license in any state, with the ability to get a Professional Engineering license in the state of primary practice within 6 months of hire.
Previous experience/skills: Required