Project Manager - Transportation

Project Manager - Transportation

Career Area: Project Management

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking a Project Manager in the Transportation business unit in our Nashville TN location.

Responsibilities include:
  • Working with office leadership executing proper PM procedures
  • Assist TN Transportation Leaders in identifying and developing both technical and non-technical staff
  • Develops contracts including subcontracts to comply with Barge terms
  • Prepares comprehensive Project Management Plans
  • Ensures Quality Program implementation and execution
  • Reviews project reports and findings - Makes modifications to project as needed
  • Provides technical engineering guidance and resolves project problems, challenges, and obstacles
  • Acts as primary agent between client and project team coordinating events, leading client meetings & internal project meetings, and delivery of final project to client
  • On occasion may function as an engineering technical lead on projects
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with clients, customers, officials, contractors, and others
  • Performs other duties as requested

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from accredited program
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in engineering design
  • PE registration
  • Possess knowledge related to current Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) plan development, processes and delivery
  • Familiarity with current AASHTO Green Book, Roadside Design Guide, MUTCD, etc.
  • Have the ability to apply extensive and diversified knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices for assigned transportation design projects
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret job-related manuals and documents
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced-collaborative team atmosphere with an established group of surveyors, civil and transportation engineers, landscape architects and administrative staff
  • Experience using Microstation / GeoPak/Openroads / Microsoft Office Suite

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.