Live Chat

Aviation Project Manager Job in Columbus, Ohio US

Aviation Project Manager


Posted: 2/22/2024 - Expires: 5/22/2024

Job ID: 270090926


Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

Watch Our Story:

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR is seeking a Project Manager to join our Aviation program in Columbus. The primary duties will include planning, directing and monitoring all aspects of multi-discipline airport projects with high degrees of technical complexity and involving managing project staff.

Will act as a doer/seller for current and future airport related projects in the northeast market.

Will be involved with the production and coordination of several projects concurrently, and will establish client relations and be involved with marketing, contractual, design and production meetings.

Will conduct design development and contract document work sessions at project sites in conjunction with Project Managers, appropriate technical professionals and other disciplines.

Will be responsible for managing staffing and workload through the entire project's development to complete documents on schedule.

Will also work with Business/Accounting Managers, Project Controllers, and the Area Manager or Office Principals for project reviews.

Will also be responsible for implementing QA/QC procedures, and for the execution of training for personnel as established by strategic plans.

Will typically supervise project staffs and act as a mentor for less experienced staff members.

Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

* A minimum of 7 years related experience including some aviation

* A minimum of 2 years management experience

* Must have the ability to interact with various design teams, have excellent organizational, project management and communication (both written and verbal) skills

* An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

10+ years experience preferred
Previous construction experience a plus


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Columbus
Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia

Industry: Aviation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

BusinessClass: Airfield Design
Job Posting: Feb 20, 2024

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 5

Workplace Documentation: 5