Transportation Practice Leader
Company: Michael Baker International
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: July 12, 2019
WHO WE ARE
International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and
professionals dedicated to developing and implementing innovative
the world's infrastructure and environmental challenges.
Supported by more
than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United
provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services,
design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and
management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal
foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients.
Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that
culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement
solve our clients' complex challenges.
by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael
International offers clients an integrated team of professionals
versed in all
aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and
management and inspection. In addition,
Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical
operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation
Michael Baker is
actively seeking a Transportation Practice Lead to join our
group in Baton Rouge, LA. The right
candidate will provide strong leadership to a team of engineers and
on transportation projects; satisfy project and customer
technical standards and adherence to quality standards, procedures
protocols; and provide technical support, mentoring and development
professional staff. In this role, the Roadway Discipline Lead
- Be responsible for
successful contracting and project execution, working closely with
Michael Baker International staff and office leadership.
- Continually bring in
new work and increase backlog while managing client relationships
the application of Michael Baker services within the transportation
best serve the interests of the client and Michael Baker.
- Manage client
relationships and guide the application of Michael Baker services
Transportation practice to best serve the interests of the client
- Lead plan production
for conventional design-bid-build and design-build highway
- Review the work of
other professionals – this includes QA/QC, mentoring, training and
staff in the performance of job duties.
- Have a broad
understanding of all elements of the design of highway
facilities, including roadway elements, hydrology and hydraulics,
and traffic related items.
- Coordinate with other
Project Managers to balance workload and staffing needs.
- Determine direction
and lead market awareness including involvement in professional
technical articles, conferences and boards.
- Feel a sense of pride
in knowing that you are helping to address our nation's most
infrastructure challenges while building the future of our
- 15 years in
- 5 years of Project
Management experience preferred
- Bachelor's of Science
in Civil Engineering
- Master's Degree
- Excellent external
and internal, oral and written communication skills
- Strong engineering
judgment and a solid background in transportation
- Direct contact with
CDOT, regional transportation authorities, and municipal clients
- Proficiency with MS
Office Suite and Oracle-based ERP Project Financial Reporting
- Licensed as a
Professional Engineer (PE) in the State of Colorado
- Experience with
transportation/infrastructure agencies located in the Colorado and
is also highly desired
- Position may require
travel up to 25
MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT
International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal
Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity
persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International
drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse
background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply
for any open
position for which they feel they are qualified and all will
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected
status or any other legally protected status.
EEO is the Law.
Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are
Federal law from discrimination.
Keywords: Michael Baker International, Baton Rouge , Transportation Practice Leader, Professions , Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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