Transportation Project Manager

OTHON, Inc. is a civil, transportation infrastructure, and construction management firm providing design and engineering services for various transportation agencies around the state. We are seeking a candidate for Transportation Project Manager position in our Richardson, Texas office.


Job Description

  • Develops schematics, plans, specifications, cost estimates, studies and reports
  • Supervises Project Engineers, EITs, and CAD technicians
  • Schedules work for all team members
  • Mentors younger staff
  • Coordinates and works closely with all project disciplines
  • Manages project design schedules, budgets and scope
  • Responsible for project quality control. Involved with planning, design and construction phases of projects
  • Coordinates with the client and is responsible for meeting client schedules and budgets
  • Coordinates with local office and firm management to set, manage, and achieve specific office and firm goals
  • Assists and sometimes leads business development efforts to identify, pursue and win new work for the office and firm as a whole

This position requires self-motivation and the ability to work both independently and as part of a larger team in order to work toward common goals in serving our clients. This position may include providing engineering services for the following areas of design:

  • Roadway
  • Drainage
  • Toll Facilities
  • Intersection Improvements
  • Pedestrian Facilities
  • Erosion Control
  • Traffic Control
  • Signing
  • Pavement Markings
  • Retaining Walls


Minimum Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited university
  • 8-15 years of experience designing and managing transportation projects
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Texas, or ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MicroStation and Geopak
  • A strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Able to lead and manage transportation projects and junior staff


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Proficiency in Geopak Drainage and HEC-RAS
  • Proficiency in OpenRoads Designer (ORD)
  • Precertification in TxDOT work categories
  • Design-build experience