Transportation Project Manager

  • Milwaukee, WI
  • $100,000 - $130,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Brian Perkins
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A bit about us:

Since our start as an Environmental and Geotechnical firm, we have added several key services including Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering, Trail Design, Water Resources, Construction Management and Land Survey.

With our wide range of service areas, we are ideally structured to manage a project of any size from preliminary studies to final construction oversight. Our team brings a wealth of experience to each project and can provide direct design services, quality assurance reviews, and owner representation services.

Why join us?

  • Strong salary with exponential chance to move up
  • Hybrid work environment!
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Great benefits and retirement package
  • Award winning medium sized civil firm
  • Team environment

Job Details

Essential Functions

1. Lead all facets of construction oversight on projects
2. Consider construction costs, government regulations, potential environmental hazards, and other factors in planning stages and risk analysis.
3. Attend site visits, survey the area, and prepare diagrams, charts and reports showing specific information related to the desired project.
4. Discuss information to the pertinent parties (i.e. contractors, environmental agencies, local, state or federal entities, etc.) and the general public to keep them informed.
5. Verify projects cost by evaluating site inspection
6. Assemble team and obtain pricing from contractors and suppliers to prepare estimates
7. Review plans and special provisions and review contractor’s work in accordance with plans and special provisions
8. Understand how to maintain required compliance with all contract terms and legal requirements that govern the project and prevent rework and delays.
9. Establish, monitor, communicate and maintain project schedules, including scheduling and providing onsite direction to contractors
10. Update and maintain all sets of drawings, specifications and logs as required
11. Complete project closeout requirements
12. Participate in weekly staffing meeting.
13. Maintain effective and professional relationships with contractors, clients, and consulting partners

Physical Demands of Position
While performing the duties of this position the employee may be required to sit, stand,
walk, and use hands and fingers. The employee occasionally must reach above and below shoulder level to be able to lift and carry up to 50lbs and perform some physical labor.

Environmental/Working Conditions
This position will mostly be in the field; however, office work will be required from time to time depending on project schedules and the seasonality of construction work.

Equipment Used
Telephone, Printer/Copier, Fax, Computers with peripherals, Calculator, Material Testing Equipment, GPS Survey, Robotic Total Station, Levels, Wheel, Measuring Equipment

Job Specifications

1. B.S in Management or Construction Management or Associates Degree
2. 10+ years of experience in construction oversight and management
3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
4. Strong interpersonal skills
5. Proficient in Field Manager, WisDOT Construction Software / Applications
6. Willingness to learn Civil 3D
7. Experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat

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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Milwaukee, WI
Job Type
$100,000 - $130,000