Traffic Project Manager

at Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson in Newark, Delaware, United States

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Job Description


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson is a dynamic, 100% employee-owned consulting firm of more than 1,600 professionals that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architecture, information technology, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. JMT, currently ranked #51 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 500 Design Firms.

JMT is seeking a Project Manager, to work in our Newark, DE office. The Newark office is in a convenient location and easy to access from not just within Delaware but also from the neighboring states of Pennsylvania, Maryland, and New Jersey. We are seeking a hardworking and dedicated individual who is looking for a leadership opportunity. The Project Manager is responsible for delivering all types of traffic design projects including scope, plan development, schedule, quality, and budget. As a condition of employment, hire will be required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Proof of vaccination will need to be submitted as part of the interview/hiring process.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Manage or lead the development of final design plans for traffic signals, signing, lighting, pavement markings, ITS, maintenance of traffic, and pavement and rehabilitation projects

Plan, schedule, assign staff, conduct, or coordinate detailed phases of engineering work as part of a major project or as lead person on a project of with moderate to complex scope

Ensure project completion by the defined deadline and maintain project specific quality

Provide oversight and mentoring of design engineers supporting project tasks

Develop project scope, project pricing, and budgets

Develop or assist with the development of Project Management Plans for assigned projects

Create and maintain project schedules and monitor budgets

Support Section Heads in developing extra work order requests and open-end contract task proposals

Attend meetings with clients which may include client presentations

Coordinate and assist Section Heads, and Office Managers with marketing proposals

Familiar with traffic engineering and ITS design


Nonessential Functions and Responsibilities

Perform other related duties as assigned




Required Skills

Ability to convey ideas and clear direction via written and oral communications

Proficient in Microsoft Office

Experience with MicroStation

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

Excellent written and oral communication skills




Required Experience

Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or related course work to Traffic Engineering from ABET accredited engineering program

6+ years of relevant experience

Professional Engineer (PE) License in DE or ability to get license within 6 months of hire

Project/Task management experience

Working Conditions

Work is performed within a general office environment 95% of the time. Work is generally sedentary in nature but may require occasional standing and walking. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. within the office environment.

Job Competencies


Building Relationships & Teamwork

Business Acumen

Client Focus


Decision Making

Planning and Organizing/Time Management

Quality Service

If Managing Others



Managing Performance

JMT is an , and we are proud to be building an inclusive and diverse workforce



Job Location



 Newark, Delaware, United States



Position Type





Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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Job Posting: 871130

Posted On: Nov 12, 2021

Updated On: Dec 12, 2021