Skills: Project Management
Experience: 22 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
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At Jacobs, we're not just building structures, we're helping our clients innovate and grow by designing, engineering, and executing the construction of their projects that are shaping our world.
We're looking for an experienced and collaborative Highway and Bridges Transportation Project Manager who will have the opportunity to impact strategic business relationships and deliver high profile projects with FDOT, State, and key municipal clients in Florida. Position can be based in most cities across Florida depending on preference. As a project manager, you will need to understand client organizations and processes, develop and maintain consistent relationships at all organizational levels, and work to ensure that Jacobs is the consultant-of-choice for our clients. Experience in delivering projects in both traditional Design and Design Build delivery platforms it desired. You'll be able to leverage your people management skills to optimize your team's performance and consistently deliver high-quality technical solutions for our clients. Bring your project management experience, ability to multi-task in a fast-paced consulting environment, and technical expertise and we'll provide you with exciting and challenging opportunities to help you grow professionally over the remainder of your caree
Here is what you'll need:
•BS degree in a technical or business discipline or equivalent related work experience in lieu of a degree
•10 years of experience in the Florida Consultant market with a preference to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) roadway and bridges market.
•Strong understanding of project delivery tools and metrics, and a proven history leading project delivery teams to successfully meet client expectations
•Attributes that include excellent oral and written communications, self-motivation, team-oriented work practices, strong data analysis and technical problem solving, and a strong organizational approach.
•Proven track record in developing and maintaining strong client relationships that result in the creation and procurement of new and repeat consulting work.
•Adept at interpersonal relationship building, conflict resolution, and leading diverse teams.
Here's what you will be doing:
•Lead and manage teams through all phases of project planning, execution, and closeout consistent with established project delivery processes to meet the scope, schedule, budget, and other specified requirements stated in the contract.
•Be accountable for successfully completing projects to the satisfaction of clients and key stakeholders, while simultaneously ensuring that Jacobs' business and policy expectations are met in the areas of health and safety, quality, financial, project delivery, and risk management.
•Play a leadership role in business development activities that result in the award of new contracts. This typically includes client relationship development, project-specific positioning activities, teaming arrangements, proposal preparation, oral presentations, and contract negotiations consistent with established business development processes.
•Contribute to the development of a Florida Transportation Market Strategy that delivers leading-edge technology solutions for our clients while also actively diversifying and expanding our client base.
•Demonstrate leadership by example with integrity and candor and in support of Jacobs Culture of Caring work environment.
If you're up for the challenge, we've been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for progress and growth.