Huitt-Zollars' Austin, TX office has a full-time opportunity for a Transit Project Manager opportunity. The successful candidate will be a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas with experience managing transit projects. This role includes marketing, business development, client management and project management for transit agencies in central Texas, and has opportunities to work on transit projects for other offices. This is an excellent position for a passionate professional to grow HZ's Austin office, and has career advancement opportunities.
HZ is a leading full-service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent.
Conduct Business development efforts for transportation clients: Cap Metro, Houston Metro and other local transit agencies
Serve as project manager for transit projects involving light rail, commuter rail, and bus projects
Develop, oversee, and monitor project activities including scope, budget and schedules
Recruit mentor and mange supporting staff on transit projects
Participate in engineering organizations (e.g., ACEC, ASCE, APTA and AREMA)
Support company-wide transportation initiatives:
Ensure project cost and schedule requirements are met
Ensure project quality control
Respond to client questions and comments in a timely fashion
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (BSCE)
Registered PE in the State of Texas or ability to obtain license
Minimum 15 years of engineering design experience with at least 5 years of transportation project management experience
Experience in transit facility design (light rail, commuter rail and bus), construction and operations preferred
Relationships and experience with Cap Metro and/or Houston Metro
Proficient in MS Office Suite, project management scheduling and financial tools
Proficient in MicroStation and Project Wise preferred
Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills
We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, and long/short-term disability plans, and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP.
Please apply online at: https://external-huitt-zollars.icims.com
Job ID No: AU030
Huitt-Zollars, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.