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HNTB Transportation Drainage Project Manager in Bellevue, Washington

What We're Looking For

What We're Looking For

Manages the drainage task on large multi-discipline transportation projects. Coordinates with project managers, other task leads and clients to ensure an integrated design. Establishes criteria and workplans for the drainage tasks that align with the contract language and the overall schedule. Lead designer and instructor of younger engineers. Competent to expert in CAD and a variety of hydraulic and hydrologic modeling software. Excellent communication and report writing skills. Provides coordination of project execution and control, in the Drainage/Hydraulics discipline area, to achieve continuity of purpose within scope, budget, and time schedules from initial start-up through project closeout. Also accountable for handling specific design aspects on projects appropriate to discipline field. Coordinates efforts of assigned design team to ensure completeness and accuracy of design effort. Serves as technical liaison with client on project efforts. Responsible for gross revenue of <$5M.

  • flexible work schedule(s) available

  • relocation considered for the right candidate

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Leading (Managerial and Technical) drainage design teams in the development of roadway, train guideway, and civil designs

  • Production of drainage design packages, quantities, cost estimates, and construction

  • Completeness and accuracy of teams design and calculations

  • Interdisciplinary design reviews

  • Technical liaison with client for worth within the discipline

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • PE in Washington

  • MicroStation - InRoads Storm & Sanitary Expertise

  • Civil 3D Expertise

  • Experience with HEC-RAS, Storm Shed, HY-8, SRH-2D

  • Stormwater Management - Drainage Design

What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performs technical discipline tasks including research, reports, design, specification and plan preparation to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.

  • Actively manages project scope, schedule and budget. Serves as the primary client liaison to bring the schedule, budgets and scope of work to completion and to the client’s satisfaction.

  • Implements the firm’s project delivery plan using HNTB's Sophisticated Delivery Approach (SDA) on each project.

  • Develops project scope and fee quotation, and assists in the preparation of proposals and contracts.

  • Coordinates work efforts and reviews of work performed by project team. Supervises and mentors team to overall project objectives.

  • Oversees project staffing with departments, offices and divisions.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • 8 years relevant experience

About Us

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

Just like we are committed to delivering for our clients, HNTB is also committed to delivering for you by offering benefits to protect the health of you and your family, help you balance family and career, and build your savings for retirement. Learn more at

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The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

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