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Stantec Senior Project Manager - Transportation in Tampa, Florida

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!

Our Transportation group is growing throughout Florida and provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services for all phases of airports and aviation, bridge, rail, roadway, and transit projects. This is the place where great ideas and rewarding careers can really take off. With a unique multidisciplinary team approach, we’re equipped with state-of-the-art survey tools, simulation models, specialized design software, and computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) facilities. The ongoing success of our team allows you to set the pace of your career.

Your Opportunity

As the Senior Project Manager, you will leverage your experience with Florida highway and roadway projects to assist in our growing Tampa practice and manage the design and delivery of large projects.

You will play a pivotal role in expanding our existing client and project base and in efforts to position the firm to acquire new business in the Tampa market. Further, you will have responsibility as Project Manager for projects in various phases from conceptual planning, through design, construction, and completion.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships that allow us to have a positive impact on the communities we serve and grow our people through work on exciting and challenging projects.

  • Develop value-added solutions to clients' needs and lead the successful pursuit of contracts for engineering and consulting services.

  • Increase the company's profile within the transportation industry through participation with appropriate business and professional organizations.

  • Perform strategic planning and plan execution for both operations and business development.

  • Planning, organizing, and supervising the work of other transportation professionals.

  • Resource management, recruitment, career development, succession planning, coaching, and mentoring.

  • Effectively negotiate, plan, monitor and deliver quality projects and consulting services.

  • Reviewing engineered designs and plans for conformance with applicable state, regional & local agency standards.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • A wide-ranging experience with county, city and state transportation projects

  • An ability to develop schedules and plans for complex projects using Microsoft Project and/or Primavera P6.

  • Experienced at preparing powerful and impactful presentations utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint software

  • Experienced developing, negotiating, and managing scopes, schedules, and budgets.

  • Proven business development and marketing experience required.

  • Ability to lead, motivate, mentor, and develop a team of technical and professional staff.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) licensed in the State of Florida (or ability to obtain within 6 months)

  • Minimum of twenty (20) years of progressive engineering and project management experience (minimum of 15 years of post-licensure experience)

  • Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Civil Engineering or a related degree may be substituted for one (1) year engineering experience.

Stantec takes pride in offering a very competitive compensation package and offers a comprehensive benefits package that could be considered one of the top in our industry. Stantec encourages memberships and involvement in professional and engineering related organizations.

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.

Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Tampa

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 210000AM

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans