Job Opportunities


Aviation Project Manager

Office Location: USA - CO-Denver, USA - KS-Kansas City, USA - KS-Manhattan, USA - NE-Lincoln
Job Code: 707
# of openings: 3

.


Description

Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Alfred Benesch & Company (Benesch) is a growing, multi-disciplined engineering and professional services firm. Roads, bridges, schools, parks, and airports are just a few examples of where you can find our work. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

As a mid-sized firm, 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. Opportunity abounds here for those that seek it.

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. You’ll like it here. It’s a great place to work.

Aviation Project Manager – Denver, CO; Kansas City/Manhattan, KS; Lincoln, NE

Our Aviation Group is expanding! We’re looking for project managers with a track record of successful airport planning and design projects. In this role, you will direct project teams in the development of contract plans for airside and landside infrastructure improvements. The ideal candidate has a thorough knowledge of FAA design standards, is committed to quality and is excited for the opportunity to help us grow this business line. This position has the potential to advance on our leadership track.

The Impact You Will Have:

  • Manage multiple, concurrent airside and landside projects for commercial and general aviation airport clients
  • Establish project goals and milestones, defines responsibilities, coordinates resources and monitors project progress
  • Ensure the development of high-quality engineering documents
  • Adhere to all internal procedures for quality control, documentation and project tracking
  • Proactively plan staffing resources, coordinating with other departments as needed
  • Maintain strong working relationships with clients, contractors and regulatory agencies
  • Contribute to other project work as a technical specialist or advisor, as needed
  • Markets potential airport clients, in coordination with Aviation Group leadership
  • Provide input into the growth of the aviation practice
  • Mentor staff
  • Actively participate in the marketing process, including proposal writing
  • Represent Benesch at industry events
  • Active involvement in professional organizations

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering (Transportation emphasis is a plus)
  • P.E. license required
  • Thorough understanding of FAA funding
  • Thorough understanding of FAA guidelines, including pavement design Advisory Circulars, pavement design software, current construction specifications, and airport construction safety plans.
  • Experience with pavement asset management (PCI studies and other non-destructive testing is a plus)
  • Experience related to the design and construction of FAA lighting and Navigational Aids (NAVAIDs)
  • Experience with the development of airport planning documents (ALPs and Master Plans)
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to travel (short out of town stays) for remote aviation projects
  • A track record for adhering to design budgets and schedules
  • Advanced ability to utilize accounting and scheduling software for project management
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

 

 

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, political affiliation or belief, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents: 

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement





Are you a returning applicant?

Previous Applicants:

If you do not remember your password click here.

Back to Search Results

New Search


Powered By Taleo


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.

For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

EEO is the Law Poster

EEO is the Law Supplement

EEO Information


For more information about pay transparency, please download the below document:

Pay Transparency Policy Statement


Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

If you are limited in your ability or are unable to access Benesch's Careers website due to a physical disability or other impairment, you may request a reasonable accommodation by emailing jmelidis@benesch.com. This option is only available to those in need of an accommodation due to a disability or other impairment. Please do not use this as an alternative method for general inquiries or status on applications as you will not receive a response. Reasonable requests will be responded to as soon as possible on a case-by-case basis.