Transportation Project Manager

Fayetteville, GA

Keck & Wood is currently seeking a Transportation Project Manager for GDOT and local government roadway design projects. Responsibilities will include project management, business development, client management, staff management and mentoring. Project assignments would include design of high speed highways, local streets, pedestrian facilities, and storm water systems. Candidate will work primarily in the office but will occasionally travel to project sites for construction review and contract administration. Field work may require working in inclement weather and walking extensively.

Project Management duties will include:

  • Managing scope, schedule and budget
  • Coordinating with the client, consultants and design staff
  • Preparing monthly invoicing for assigned projects

Business development duties will include:

  • Writing proposals, defining scope, determining schedule, estimating manhours, estimating fee, coordinating with sub-consultants on scope and fee
  • Negotiating fees
  • Identifying business opportunities
  • Attending conferences
  • Visiting clients and potential clients
  • Developing teaming relationships

Client management will include:

    • Regular client visits
    • Submitting monthly progress reports for assigned projects
    • Attending client functions when appropriate
    • Serving on committees with client

Staff management and mentoring will include:

  • Maintaining sufficient backlog for staff utilization
  • Performing bi-annual reviews for assigned staff
  • Recommending staff pay adjustments and advancement
  • Mentoring less experienced staff
  • Opportunity to become Practice Manager for State and County Transportation projects if meets established goals

Job Requirements:

  • BS Civil Engineering
  • Five years of experience as a GDOT Project Manager
  • Five years plus of experience in transportation design
  • Georgia PE certification required
  • Experience with Microstation and InRoads software
  • Experience in Interstate highway design category desirable
  • Experience in Design-Build projects desirable
  • Experience in roundabout intersection projects desirable


  • GA PE
  • GSWCC Level II
  • GDOT PDP Certified

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