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Senior Transportation Engineer - Program Management

  • Job reference: NA-000824
  • Sector: Programme Management, Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Atlanta
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Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. 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. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


At Atkins, we offer our employees more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to shape the world for generations to come through innovative and sound design. As the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics, few companies can rival the size and diversity of our projects. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modeling of a flood defense system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.


Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Atlanta, GA staff as a Senior Engineer I-Program Management with a minimum of five years of experience.


Primary duties will be to perform in the role of project liaison on transportation design projects for local government and municipal clients. Other duties may also involve performing in a project management or assistant project management role on in house transportation design projects for clients such as the Georgia Department of Transportation and local government transportation projects.


Job Duties:


Job duties pertaining to program management functions will include but not be limited to:

- Managing project schedules

- Managing project budgets

- Overseeing design consultants

- Plan reviews

- Invoice reviews

- Direct communications with stakeholders (including agencies)

- Providing status reports to clients

- Attending project meetings

- Multi-tasking while managing multiple projects at a time

- Coordinating with land acquisition and construction management activities


Job duties pertaining to in-house transportation design projects will include:

- Oversight of transportation design project production activities

- Hands on design capabilities including use of MicroStation / InRoads is preferred

- Production staff oversight and direction


- Knowledge of GDOT Plan Development process (PDP) preferred

- Knowledge of federal process a must

- P.E. license is preferred

- Must possess strong and excellent organizational skills

- Good technical writing, computer, and communications skills

- May be eligible to receive project management training



Bachelor’s or Master’s in Engineering.


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 EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Atkins is a drug free workplace.


Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement


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