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Highway Project Manager

  • Job reference: NA-001157
  • Sector: Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Orlando

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How will we: 

Create integrated and sustainable transportation networks
Ensure that transportation systems function successfully
Connect people and places safely and efficiently


If your expertise is in:

Highway/Roadway Design
Transportation Engineering
Project Management


We want to talk to you!


We provide the full range of services required to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain transportation projects for public and private owners. From preparing feasibility studies to conducting preliminary and final engineering, we take projects from concept and see them through construction.

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

Public and private clients face myriad challenges – aging infrastructure, smart growth, lack of funding and limited staff. As a leader in sustainable design and construction, we take an integrated, innovative approach to help tackle those challenges. We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. 

We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.


Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Orlando, FL office as a Highway Project Manager.


MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE:

Under direction, provides the expertise of a seasoned engineer to all conventional aspects of functional area and applies advanced concepts and techniques to unconventional engineering problems.

May function as individual researcher or technical specialist.

Upholds engineering ethics and standards of conduct.


JOB DUTIES:

Carries out complex or novel assignments requiring diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments.

Work requires the use of advanced techniques and the modification and extension of theories, precepts and practices.


EDUCATION REQUIRED:

B.S. or M.S. in Engineering. M.S. or graduate level technical coursework preferred. This level may be achieved by Engineers with seven years of experience since B.S. or 6 years since M.S. Typical incumbent has ten to fourteen years of experience.


SPECIAL SKILLS:

Proven technical writing and communication skills. Incumbent may be eligible for project management training.


PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS:

P.E. license is required.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Strong Roadway Design Skills.

Florida PE preferred.

Microstation/Open Roads skills.

Autocad/Civil 3D desired.

Good communication skills.

Able to lead a project both in design/production.

Project Management and highway design lead skills.

Must be able to manage/develop project budgets.

Develop scopes and staff hours for project assignments.

Teach/mentor younger engineers in both design and production.

Must be able to implement and follow quality control procedures.

Understands and can apply AASHTO principals.

FDOT PPM understanding a positive.



Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

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