Project Manager, Roadway at Michael Baker International

  • Administrative Jobs, Project Manager Jobs
  • Permanent Employment
  • 2 months ago
  • Iowa, America
  • Shift Full-Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor
  • Job experience 10+ Years

Job Description

Project Manager, Roadway at Michael Baker International

Michael Baker is seeking a Project Manager- Roadway for our growing roadway practice within Iowa. Ideal candidate will demonstrate expertise in delivering infrastructure projects. This position can be worked remotely as well, ideally with the candidate residing in Iowa. Driving distance to Des Moines is ideal. The successful candidate will build and maintain relationships with key client decision makers, keeping ahead of upcoming project advertisements and changes in the clients’ organization.  The Roadway Project Manager II will provide engineering design and oversight in the successful delivery of transportation and public works projects and may support projects in other states.  A working knowledge of Civil 3D is anticipated to effectively perform the tasks noted above and experience with MicroStation and OpenRoads or GEOPAK is advantageous.  Example experience will include: 

  • Leading design and plan production for conventional design-bid-build and/or design-build highway projects

  • Communicate with clients regarding project issues, hold and attend meetings

  • Defining scope of work and staff-hour requirements for client proposals

  • Managing direct reports

  • Working with a team of engineers and planners to develop strategies and teaming arrangements to pursue projects

  • Developing pursuit capture plans

  • Reviewing the work of other professionals, including QA/QC of plans and specifications, mentoring, training and growing staff in the performance of job duties

  • Having a broad understanding of roadway design, including roadway elements, hydrology and hydraulics, traffic-related items, and highway planning


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field

  • P.E. license required, a P.E. license in Iowa is a plus

  • 7-10 years of experience working on roadway design projects  

  • Demonstrated success in the delivery of transportation projects and programs

  • Software proficiency- roadway design software (MicroStation & AutoCAD) and Microsoft Office

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Strong written/verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency in organization and presentation of documentation

The approximate compensation range for this position is $103,229-$162,600. This compensation range is a good faith estimate for the position at the time of posting.  Actual compensation is dependent upon factors such as education, qualifications, experience, skillset, and physical work location.  

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


Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified, and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. 

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.


Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management, has been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.

Based in Pittsburgh and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.

We provide visionary leadership in facilitating transformational change for our clients. Our work delivers differentiating innovations and dedicated experts who challenge the status quo and share a world of diverse experience and an impassioned entrepreneurial spirit. We deliver quality of life.

We Make a Difference.

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