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Traffic Project Manager Job in Columbus, Ohio US

Traffic Project Manager

American Structurepoint, Inc. - Columbus, OH

Posted: 7/7/2021 - Expires: 10/5/2021

Job ID: 229168650


Job Description

Traffic Project Manager

Job Locations

US-IN-Indianapolis | US-OH-Columbus | US-TX-Austin

Job ID



Traffic Group

Employment Type

Regular Full-Time


American Structurepoint is constantly defining the built environment by creating an atmosphere of creativity, responsibility, diversity, accountability, and entrepreneurship. We believe that innovation comes from a constant flow of diverse ideas. The phrase "because that's how we've always done it" is never a part of our conversations. We encourage our experts to try new things and explore ideas that can help our clients achieve their goals, even if those ideas are unconventional. We are looking for innovative, creative, and passionate professionals who seek excellence in all they do to serve their clients. We invite you to explore the following exciting opportunity to join our team:

Group: Traffic

Position: Project Manager

Location: Indianapolis, IN

The largest team of traffic engineers in Indiana is looking to expand.  We are seeking a Traffic Project Manager that will assume primary control of traffic projects. General Responsibilities will include performing professional traffic design services; managing, controlling, and monitoring all aspects of the project; technical leadership; quality assurance; and client coordination.


Traffic Services

Manage, perform, and review traffic analysis studies
Manage, perform, and review signal design and operations analysis
Attend continuing education classes to achieve and maintain PTOE certification

Project Management

Prepare proposals, fee justifications, and contracts for each project in conjunction with the Traffic Services Manager, Department Manager, and Principal-in-Charge
Plan, direct, and coordinate all activities of the project to ensure that goals or objectives of these projects are accomplished within prescribed funding and schedule parameters
Establish a project work plan for each project which includes essential elements of the project with major milestones and potential roadblocks, the project schedule, and the financial plan that includes the project budget, a man-hour utilization forecast, and a billing forecast
Monitor and control the project financial plan, review project cost sheets, and prepare monthly invoices for each project
Prepare monthly cost/profit analysis and billing projections for each project
Coordinate with the Traffic Services Manager and other project managers for allocation of personnel to staff each project
Coordinate each project with the client, INDOT, and local government agencies, permitting agencies, utility companies, and land acquisition professionals as necessary to drive the project schedule.
Aggressively seek additional compensation for work outside the original scope of each project. Prepare contract amendments as necessary.
Serve as representative of firm at all required project meetings, presentations, and public hearings, and prepare documentation of items discussed

Technical Leadership

Direct and coordinate activities of design engineers and technicians to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget
Mentor and provide direct hands-on assistance when teaching new design elements, oral and writing skills to design engineers and technicians
Identify project roadblocks and obtain assistance in resolving them
Stay current with design manuals and project development procedures

Quality Assurance

Supervise the work of all project personnel to ensure that each project meets the highest professional standards, follows the established quality assurance plan, and maintains the established budget and schedule
Review the final design drawings and computations prepared by design engineers and technicians for completeness and accuracy prior to every submittal

Client Coordination

Maintain positive relationships with clients to resolve all project questions such as project scope, design exceptions, project development process, schedule, extra work, and billings
Be responsive to all client requests
Look for new opportunities with existing clients
Provide support for business development sales force

Performance Measures

Quality of traffic services provided
Successful completion of projects
Profitability of projects
Number of client relationships established and maintained


8+ years of experience
INDOT/ODOT experience required (relative to location)
Municpal experience is a plus
PE and PTOE certification required (or near completion)

American Structurepoint is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regad to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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