Senior Transportation Engineer / Project Manager

at STANLEY CONSULANTS INC (NEW) in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description


Are you motivated, energetic and connected with clients, contractors and subconsultants in the A/E/C industry? Is your passion for leading transportation projects contagious? Do you enjoy executing winning strategies for pursuits? Is work/life balance important to you? If this describes you, we are looking for a talented and ambitious Senior Transportation Engineer / Project Manager in our Chicago, Illinois office. You will provide engineering expertise on highway projects including roadway studies and design, drainage and utility systems, preliminary and final design, preparation of construction documents, cost estimates, project scheduling, and large, complex highway corridors.
When You Work at Stanley Consultants You Will Use Your Talents and Skills to:
Lead, direct, and mentor design staff on transportation projects, including plan development for a comprehensive range of transportation design projects such as horizontal and vertical geometry, cross sections, earthwork modeling, 3D roadway modeling, quantities calculations, construction specifications, and utility coordination.
Assist in staffing requirements and make recommendations for hiring staff.
Assist in the development of marketing strategies for transportation project opportunities.
Adhere to company standards for quality assurance and quality control as defined in the quality manual.
Participate in project scoping, fee estimating and proposal preparation, interviews, and negotiations.
Review department project(s) after award to collaborate on work procedures/sequences and developing schedules, budgets, staffing, sub consultant involvement, and progress billings.
Attend on-site and off-site client meetings.
Evaluate client needs and identify requirements.
Meet with client management as necessary during the term of a project to resolve issues and to obtain approvals at the project's completion.
Prepare and modify reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, cost estimates, environmental studies, and designs for projects.
Evaluate need for design changes and makes appropriate recommendations.
Submit documents to federal, state, and local agencies for code compliance review and obtain permits when required.
This position offers exciting challenges and opportunities to lead and manage Stanley's projects by overseeing project scope, schedule, cost, quality, communications, and resources, mentoring junior staff, contributing to business development in the transportation market, and actively participating in professional organizations and technical committees.
Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university.
10 to 15 years of roadway design or relevant experience.
Illinois Professional Engineer (PE) license
Experience with the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois Tollway, or similar State DOT and/or local government agencies developing, delivering, and managing highway design projects.
Must be self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of project team to complete tasks.
Working knowledge of roadway design software used to prepare engineering and design documents including Open Roads and Open Roads Designer (ORD).
Experienced in and fully capable of using the Microsoft software suite including Word, Excel, and Power Point.
Knowledge of virtual collaboration tools such as ProjectWise, Bluebeam, and Microsoft Teams.
Proven leadership, communication, collaboration, mentoring and client liaison skills.
Our Benefits:
Member-Owned. Member-ownership is at the heart of our culture, aligning client satisfaction, company performance and personal reward.
Work-Life Balance. We realize there's more to life than just work.
Paid Time Away. Stanley Consultants offers numerous paid holidays, generous paid time off (PTO), parental leave and professional development leave.
Health Portfolio. We provide a comprehensive portfolio of health services including medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, Doctor On Demand, wellness reimbursement and mental health resources.
Financial Health. We offer life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, identity theft protection and many other benefits.
Professional Growth. When your skills grow, so do we which is why we offer tuition assistance, professional society membership and more.
Financial Rewards. We share our prosperity with members through company stock ownership, a generous 401K match, incentive compensation and profit-sharing... For full info follow application link.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities. 

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Job Posting: 11983587

Posted On: Jun 17, 2024

Updated On: Jun 17, 2024

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