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Program Manager - Transit

Company: Jacobs
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology - we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed - today and into tomorrow.
Your Impact:
At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you're interested in a long and rewarding career working with the industry's best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong.
We're seeking an experienced and collaborative Program Manager - to join our team in Atlanta, GA. In this role, you'll have the opportunity to use your vast experience in the construction project management industry and apply it to solving today's challenges. As the Program Manager (Transit), you will be tasked with providing, at a minimum, the following key functions:

  • Oversight and management of the Jacobs contract with a key Transit client.

  • Quality management of 75 (+) personnel from a vast array of companies all working together to help this client achieve its capital improvement program goals and objectives.

  • Coordination and facilitation of several project delivery methods with a focus on construction management at risk and traditional design-bid-build.

  • Training and quality execution of the staff.

  • Subject matter expert leadership for program, project, and construction management execution of the CIP.

  • Client engagement and coordination relative to Jacobs' growth strategy

  • Establishing a program delivery foundation within the client's infrastructure

  • Other coordination and facilitation activities that may require reach-back into Jacobs' diverse resources for resolution of issues or benchmarking data.

    Here's What You'll Need:

    • Experience and knowledge of the Transit market

    • Previous experience as a program director or program manager for a multi-billion capital improvement program.

    • Familiar with numerous project delivery methods with a focus on CMAR and traditional design bud build.

    • Experience working with a broad range of project types and sizes with diverse private and public sector clients.

    • Experience managing a large staff in support of project delivery as well as support functions.

    • Experience managing a large number of subconsultants in support of program and project delivery.

    • You understand client engagement and seek to meet the needs of our clients.

      At Jacobs, we're partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you'll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
      Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws ( and supplemental language ( .
      At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Keywords: Jacobs, Atlanta , Program Manager - Transit, Executive , Atlanta, Georgia

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