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Project Manager - Transportation

IBI Group

IBI Group

Edmonton, AB, Canada
Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets. We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

If you are seeking a challenging role where your expertise can truly make an impact, and you desire a position that offers flexibility, reasonable autonomy, and significant opportunities for professional growth, then this role is for you.

We are in search of a talented Project Manager specializing in transportation engineering to join our expanding team. The ideal candidate will possess a robust background in Transportation Engineering design and will be involved in a diverse array of civil and transportation projects for public sector clientele. We are looking for an individual who can effectively lead and inspire project teams, contributing to the renewal of communities in Edmonton and its surrounding areas.

Role Accountabilities:

  • Project management of multi-discipline transportation projects, including roadway renewals, active transportation, transit, and streetscaping
  • Management of assigned project staff, including scheduling, prioritizing staff workloads, developing expertise, mentoring, and coaching
  • Oversee the preparation of functional, preliminary and detailed engineering design drawings, contract documents and engineering specifications for municipal and transportation engineering projects
  • Track project schedules, budgets and prepare invoicing on a monthly basis
  • Serve as a focal point for all project-related communication with clients to ensure constant and consistent professional service delivery
  • Participation in business development opportunities and proposal preparation
  • Participation in quality assurance and quality control activities
  • Fostering a spirit of enthusiasm and client focus


Bachelor’s University Degree or College Diploma in Civil or Transportation Engineering from an accredited university or college

  • Registration or eligibility for registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta
  • 7 – 9+ years of project management, transportation engineering, and design experience
  • Experience in the consulting services industry including roles with management and business development responsibilities is an asset.
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Civil3D an asset
  • Demonstrated strong leadership and project management skills
  • Proven project management record in multi-disciplinary environments
  • Experience in the City of Edmonton or Alberta is an asset
  • The ideal candidate will possess exceptional interpersonal skills and a genuine commitment to understanding and meeting the needs of municipal clients.
  • Excellent technical verbal and written communication skills are expected
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making skills, with commitment to excellence and high-quality work
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and the Google Workspace; and
  • Ability to work with a multi-disciplined team, both as a team member and as a leader

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Additional information

As part of Arcadis' selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer (as applicable under law). These could include work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification and driver’s license record.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Arcadis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.