Sr. Transit PM/Technologist - (BI 0007ZJ)

  • Jacobs
  • Atlanta, Georgia, United States
  • Oct 18, 2019
Full time Construction Engineering

Job Description

Sr. Transit PM/Technologist - (BI 0007ZJ)
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.    The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
The Sr. PM/Technologist will focus on local and regional delivery of transit and rail projects with support from other regional and global teams. These opportunities may be local to Georgia or more broadly across the Southeastern US.  This individual will serve as a Sr. PM/Technologist in addition to being the Planning Liaison to lead efforts to bridge the relationship with planning and delivery functions.  
• Sells the services of Jacobs as a Project Manager for transit work within regional/state agencies, cities, counties, and CIDs.
• Initiates and reviews proposals and sales activities as well as leads and participates in interviews and presentations.
• Maintains positive relationships with current and past clients. 
• Represents Jacobs at meetings, presentations, and public hearings relative to assigned projects.
• Responsible for the quality of transit and transportation planning and design engineering work performed, client service, utilization of staff, marketing, office reputation, contract management, billing collection, and project profitability for transit projects. 
• Directs and coordinates activities of Project Planners, Engineers, and Technicians to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.
• Full managerial responsibility for all aspects of the project; scope, schedule, design, quality, staff, etc.
• Supervises the design and ongoing progress of a project, including the coordination of the project with City, State, and County officials, and other outside agencies.
• Reviews plans, prepares or reviews technical specifications, contract documents, and estimates.
• Assures that project team complies with the contract agreement as well as exercises rigid cost control to implement the approved design within established budget restraints.
• Develops and mentors less experienced staff.
• Completes within 12 months of hire the Jacobs's Project Management Certification program.
• Other duties as assigned.
• A minimum of 20 years of experience working in transportation and planning managing complex projects and programs
• BS degree is required
• Master’s degree in planning or a related technical field is required
• Experience working with local and state public entities is required
• Transit, planning, or transportation project management experience is required
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a drug-free workplace. 

Primary Location

: United States-Georgia-Atlanta