Road and Highway Project Manager in Houston, TX at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/23/2020

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

Project Manager – Road & Highway – Infrastructure

Parsons is now hiring an experienced Project Manager for our road & highway infrastructure practice with a desire to work on creating innovative, practical solutions to various road /highway projects in Texas and the surrounding region that enhance the urban fabric of our community.

In this role, you will oversee and manage the overall civil design and/or design-build efforts on road, highway, arterial and collector street projects. You will be responsible for overseeing the civil design team’s technical deliverables and meeting project schedules for design submittals and for construction documents/specifications. You will assure the highest quality of engineering is put forth to meet all design criteria requirements. Final design development process experience and a proven track record of successfully managing and delivering projects are required.


  • Will oversee and manage various Texas DOT related projects for road & highway systems design, and also may interface on additional regional projects.
  • Schedules and coordinates project interactions among existing and occupied facilities.
  • Mobilizes company resources, through liaison with support departments, other offices, or subsidiaries, to create project teams capable of completing effective, quality work.
  • Discusses the qualifications required of the key project positions in specific detail with the profit center and department managers.
  • Collaborates with the office facilities staff to address project space requirements.
  • Acts as the Company representative with the client and selected subcontractors during the program execution. Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the client and key subcontractors.
  • Markets and secures additional work with the client. Responsible for following up on instructions and commitments associated with the project.

Requirements :

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related technical field
  • 12 years or more of related civil engineering management experience on large scale urban road, highway, arterial and collector street programs.
  • Extensive experience with Texas DOT and Geopak modeling highly preferred.
  • The Incumbent should have a broad general technical and business background. 
  • Professional registration (PE) required.
  • Must have the ability to manage projects, interface with clients and enjoy being hands-on technically in the project.  Our Project Managers still get very involved in the designs on the project. 
  • Comprehensive knowledge of industry standards.
  • Incumbent must meet Parsons' project management certification requirements.  Proven ability to perform in a management capacity, excellent written and oral communications.


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