CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.
CDM Smith currently has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager with previous experience managing large transit projects to join our West Transportation group. In this position, you will be winning, and managing transit projects and assisting with transit business development activities. CDM Smith has been providing a variety of transit services across the domestic U.S. market for over 20 years. Our services include all aspects of planning and design for passenger rail services, light rail, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), express bus and shuttle services; as well as for the planning, conceptual design and final design of transit stations, transit centers, and maintenance faculties.
**We are open to considering candidates for this position in the following CDM Smith offices: Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA.**
As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:
Managing and serving as the lead Project Manager on major west coast transit projects
Providing technical guidance, senior leadership, and mentoring engineering staff to enhance our transit design capabilities
Being responsible for scope, schedule, budget development, monitoring and adherence for projects managed
Completing Quality Assurance/Quality Control of key deliverables and assisting on projects managed by others in the office
Assisting Client Service Leaders with technical marketing in the west coast transit market
Participation in professional societies relevant to the industry
Building and maintaining positive working relationships with key decision makers in our clients’ organizations
A successful CDM Smith candidate will have:
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field
At least 12 years of experience since degree focused in transit services
Registration as a P.E. in CA or WA, or the ability to obtain P.E. within 6 months of hire
Previous experience working on and managing projects for municipal transit clients
Previous experience managing multi-discipline project teams
Excellent communication, networking and team building skills
Previous experience winning and managing projects for transit clients in, the greater CA or WA markets
Previous business development experience including preparation of proposals and scopes of work and cost estimates for municipal transit clients
We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an equal opportunity employer.