Transportation Project Manager

Jacobs - St. Louis, MO (30+ days ago)4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $71,000 - $93,000 a year


Responsible for the quality of project work performed, client service, utilization of staff, marketing, contract management, billing collection, and project profitability for transportation projects

Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of transportation projects to ensure that goals and objectives of these projects are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and funding parameters

Establishes work plan, fee estimate and multi-disciplinary staffing for each phase of the project, and works with department managers regarding assignment of project personnel

Subconsultant management

Confirms roadway and highway design meets local (State, County or City) or AASHTO standards at both conceptual and final design levels.

Maintains positive relationships with current and past clients as assigned

Assists in the development and execution of local marketing and business development

Researches and tracks future project opportunities

Initiates and reviews proposals; Participates in interviews and presentations

Occasional travel for project related tasks


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (MS preferred) from an accredited university with an emphasis in roadway design is required

Minimum 10 years’ experience in roadway design / project management is required

Registered Professional Engineer (PE) is required

Exercise sound judgment in the evaluation, selection and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria within the discipline

Established local client relationships and has experience on Missouri LPA, MoDOT and/or St. Louis County projects preferred, along with an understanding of policies and procedures of these agencies is required

Actively engaged in professional organizations

Technical understanding of highway/roadway design standards including horizontal and vertical geometrics, drainage, traffic signals, signing, lighting and cross sections

Working knowledge of CAD systems – MicroStation, Geopak, and InRoads.

Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skill

Promote Jacobs quality control practices through all phases of design and plans production

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.