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Stantec Program Manager in HOUSTON, Texas

Program Manager - ( 2200021B )


We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The primary focus of this role is related to pursuing, winning, and managing large scale airport development procurements. The procurements are a combination of Programs, Construction Management and Design opportunities. Together with other Senior Leaders, both internal and external to Texas, you will take part in the planning and positioning, to secure aviation related contracts and to grow the aviation program. Beyond project specific opportunities, there will be ongoing strategic business planning and positioning for future work and team building for all the Texas major Airports and Transit/Transportation agencies.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manage landside and airside contracts with a variety of airport clients acting in a PM or Principal capacity focused on successful project delivery

  • Develop the overall aviation infrastructure strategy focused on market expansion and growth.

  • Support the hiring of key resources and staff within the aviation group

  • Collaborate with Regional Business Leaders in the delivering of financial and project metrics

  • Attend Board meetings at various General Aviation airports, provides guidance to the airport boards, and works with Business Center Practice Leader to perform project development/communication with those Boards

  • Market, in coordination with the Regional Business Leader and Business Center Practice Leaders, various commercial service and general aviation airports

  • Assist project teams as a technical specialist or advisor

  • Interact with clients, customers, regulatory and funding agencies, contractors, and others

  • Prepare and present public reports to a variety of audiences

  • Lead and/or support the preparation of proposals

  • Actively participate in the marketing process by delivering quality work, providing excellent client service and assisting with project pursuits and marketing efforts

  • Represent the organization at professional organizations, digital communication and conferences pertaining to broad aspects of aviation projects

  • Contribute to the vision, growth and advancement to Stantec’s Airport Sector


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Knowledge of FAA and state airport capital funding processes

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and win new and expanded consulting services opportunities. After winning new work, a proven ability to plan, design, and deliver aviation/transportation projects

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage a team of specialized employees and contractors in a coordinated and integrated manner

  • Have established network in the local marketplace

  • Experience managing projects and/or programs from $50M-100M

  • Experience working in a consulting engineering environment, Project/Program Management environment, or Construction Contracting environment

  • Experience is required in the management of project and/or program budget and cost control functions including budgeting, change management, cost estimating, forecasting

  • Ability to present technical information to executive level staff

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Civil/Structural Engineering, Construction Management or relevant field

  • Licensed professional architect, engineer and/or project management professional

  • 20 years of experience in design consulting and/or project management

  • Strong technical skills, proficiency with project scheduling and management software, comprehensive knowledge of FAA and Aviation Regulator Standards/Requirements, and a proven track record for leadership, mentorship, and project success are all essential

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Texas-Houston

Other Locations : United States-Texas

Job : Project Management

Organization : BC-2142 Transportation-US Texas

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Manager

Travel : Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 8, 2022, 6:57:03 AM

Req ID: 2200021B

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