Transportation Project Manager
Atlanta, GA 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don't meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you - don't be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Transportation Project Manager - Atlanta, GA

We are looking to hire a Project Manager to be based in our locations Atlanta, GA office. We offer opportunities to work with local agencies and DOTs on a variety of complex projects involving transportation planning, traffic engineering, and civil and transportation design. This is an experienced position involving exciting, challenging, and complex assignments with opportunities for growth.

The ideal candidates will be a licensed Professional Engineer and will have strong project management skills and 8+ years of experience in design managing, and providing transportation engineering services for public agencies, including DOTs, counties, and municipalities.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • Manage project teams, accountable for budget and schedule
  • Contribute to local, regional, and corporate strategic growth initiatives including expansion of transportation planning, traffic engineering, and road and bridge design services
  • Participate in Business Development and Marketing, including networking, preparation of SOQs, proposals, and contracts.
  • Research local/state regulations as they pertain to transit agency planning and other requirements.
  • Develop and manage relationships with new and existing clients
  • Represent Benesch at industry and professional engagement events
  • Identify opportunities and lead strategic project pursuits
  • Collaborate on regional growth strategy
What You Will Need:
  • BSCE or related discipline
  • Professional Engineer licensure in Georgia
  • Experience working with the Georgia DOT and/or local agencies
  • Progressive experience in project development and delivery of Transportation Planning and/or Traffic and Transportation Engineering and Design services
  • Progressive experience working directly with clients developing relationships, with proven ability to win work
  • Excellent communication, business development, project management, and client relation skills
  • Strong communication, organization and leadership skills with a track record for understanding and adhering to contractual requirements
  • Ability to lead, manage and grow a dynamic team


Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
8+ years
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