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Project Manager
Req ID 2913
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Project Manager


Who We Are - Louis Berger Services (LBS)

We are Louis Berger Services (LBS) and we specialize in operational excellence for defense mission and public critical infrastructure and facilities, globally.  We offer turnkey operation and management solutions to reduce risk and life-cycle costs. As people-focused, safety-minded collaborators we are committed to unlocking the potential held by a workforce that is as diverse as the communities we serve. Join us and be involved in projects in our growing organization that partners with national, state, and local government agencies, multilateral institutions and commercial industry clients.
At the core of everything we do are our values: safety, ethics, respect, value, inclusion, community and excellence. These values are instilled into all of our relationships, projects, programs, and activities enabling us to provide solutions that have a positive impact on society.
Louis Berger Services, member of WSP USA, is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status. 

This Opportunity

LBS is seeking a Project Manager in Miami, FL. This position will manage, direct, and supervise a multi-million dollar project delivering transportation asset maintenance and engineering services to the Department of Transportation (DOT). The Project Manager (PM) provides overall management of the project to include: client management, budget responsibility, achieving quality standards, workplace/public safety, resource management, contract compliance and reporting. Join our team and grow with us as we provide best in-class services that help clients solve their most complex challenges.

Your Impact

  • Serves as the company’s Project Manager and team leader for a single project performing routine maintenance of highway infrastructure, e.g. bridges, drainage structures, pavement, line striping, landscaping, signage,  etc.

  • Directs employees and subcontractors in the execution of work activities to include oversight of daily operations, logistics coordination, staff identification, third party claims, customer service requests, problem and conflict resolution, quality assurance, deliverable submission and other requirements defined under the client scope of services.

  • Manages all aspects of scope, schedule and budget to drive efficiency and financial success at the project level.

  • Serves as the main point of contact for the DOT. Manages client relationship to communicate accomplishment of performance objectives, submission of reports in a timely manner, and respond to inquiries.

  • Maintain highway asset condition to required performance, procedural, regulatory and legal standards, as applicable.

  • Achieve and maintain all client rating program score requirements for both the Maintenance Ratings Program (MRP) and the Asset Maintenance Contractor Performance Evaluation Report (AMPER).

  • Assists the project team in establishing work plans, methods, budgets and staffing, and verifies reports relating to maintenance/repair activities.

  • Regularly validates highway inspections to ensure full maintenance needs are met per contract specifications.

  • Must be able to respond to emergency situations and events (e.g. hurricanes, floods, etc.) twenty-four hours a day.

  • Travels project site to provide direction to supervisors or field personnel to ensure quality standards are met and issues are resolved.

  • Works with company support functions to provide necessary level of support and communication to field operations.

  • Ensures compliance with company processes, policies and procedures, and contract requirements.

  • Understand and abide by the standards set forth for ethical behavior and integrity as detailed in the Louis Berger Code of Business Conduct.

  • Performs all other duties as prescribed by management.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree plus seven (7) years of overall work experience; associates degree plus nine (9) years of overall work experience or 12 years of overall work experience in lieu of a degree.  A  licensed Professional Engineer or Project Management Professional a preferred.

  • Five (5) years of directly applicable experience in a management position delivering asset maintenance, field operations management, highway operations, maintenance or construction. Transportation, state or local government experience a plus.

  • Possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License

  • Ability to work along local roadways, interstates, and or/highways with commuter traffic passing by at varying rates of speed in a variety of weather conditions.

  • Possess or obtain MOT certificate (coursework and certification paid for by LBS)

  • Fluent English reading and writing skills to be able to read and understand government guidance for day to day work requirements, bilingual in Spanish a plus.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite software, including the ability to develop and use spreadsheets.

  • Successful results of pre-employment screenings, including federal background check, MVR, and drug screen

  • Comply with Company Drug and Alcohol Policy

  • Must be authorized to work in the US or will be authorized by the successful candidate’s start date.


Additional Requirements

  • Louis Berger Services, member of WSP USA, is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

  • Required Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience
  • Minimum Years Experience: 7+ years
  • Travel Required: 25%
  • Job Status: Regular
  • Employee Type: Full
  • Primary Location: MIAMI LAKES - NW 60TH AVE
  • All locations: US-FL-Miami



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