Aviation Project Manager
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
The successful candidate will be responsible for: 1. Serving as a federal aviation operations lead for in collaboration with our Pittsburgh-based aviation department manager and federal program managers to position the team for airfield/pavement planning and design opportunities among AFCEC, USACE, NAVFAC, and USCG customers. 2. Meeting directly with DoD customers to discuss airfield requirements as coordinated with US Air Force and Space Force National Market Lead. 3. Internal coordination among the national aviation team and external coordination among JV partners for the strategic development of team qualifications and technical proposals in response to Government solicitations. 4. Leading a team of airfield design subject matter experts and engineering specialists for the planning and design of airfield pavements and related airfield infrastructure, including leading charettes, developing COAs and design alternatives, preparation of 100% IFC plans and technical specifications, and review and approval of materials and RFIs during construction. 5. Serving as a SME in the evaluation and design of federal airfields and pavements, including industry engagement, presentations, and technical papers in conjunction with relevant conferences, seminars, and workshops. 6. Educating airfield designers and developing SME’s throughout the company.
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS: • Excellent communicator, efficient decision maker, strategic leader, strong organizational and technical writing skills • A minimum of 15 years project management and civil engineering experience in leading teams on DoD airfield pavement projects that include but not limited to field inspections, site investigation, analysis, planning, design, and construction administration services. • Licensed Professional Civil Engineer or Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program • Considerable experience in applying of DoD, UFC, & UFGS criteria to airfield projects • Ability to work efficiently remotely from other team members and ability to travel to offices (CONUS) for on-site team collaboration and coordination meetings as necessary • US Passport & ability to travel internationally (OCONUS) to execute projects as necessary.
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO CANDIDATES: • With strong understanding of DoD requirements, DoD Airfield Engineering (USACE, AFCEC, NAVFAC), airfield horizontal geometric layout, PCASE pavement design, application of UFC requirements and USGS specifications, project procurement, and preparing technical SOW’s. • Who work in the Pittsburgh, PA office (remote assignment considered for the right candidate).
Benefits: We offer a comprehensive benefits package including: • Medical, dental, vision insurance • 401k Retirement Plan • Health Savings Account (HSA) • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) • Life, AD&D, short-term, and long-term disability • Professional and personal development • Generous paid time off • Commuter and wellness benefits.