Sr. Project Manager/Lead Roadway Engineer

Job Locations US-FL-Miami | US-FL-Orlando | US-FL-Jacksonville
Job ID
Full Time


We are seeking a Sr. Project Manager/Lead Roadway Engineer with 12+ years of professional experience to be part of our Transportation team.


At WGI, you will find talented, passionate associates providing exceptional service in collaborative, team-driven environments, all while having fun and enjoying the work they do. WGI prides its reputation as one of the nation's top consulting firms -- and our awards support our beliefs. We strive to stay ahead of the curve investing in the latest tools and technology. We are always looking for remarkable individuals to join our team and help expand our visionary approach. If you think you are an innovative team-player and want to shape your community, join our WGI team today!


In this position you will manage transportation design projects for clients such as FDOT and municipalities.  A strong background in Florida roadway design engineering is required as well as understanding of and coordination with multiple other disciplines including roadway drainage, structures, and survey to name a few.  The candidate will work in a fast-paced engineering environment where projects may be derived from many delivery methods including conventional publicly bid projects and design build.   


  • Oversee and manage a staff of 2 to 6 design engineers and coordinate with various disciplines both internal and external to WGI;
  • Manage/develop engineering designs including geometric alignments, profiles, cross sections, construction and maintenance of traffic details;
  • Create engineering documents including Typical Section Packages, Pavement Design Reports, and Variation/Exception Reports;
  • Coordinate with WGI's clients and team members, prepare meeting notes, prepare invoices, and progress reports to support his or her projects;
  • Perform quality control reviews and prepare/oversee construction quantity estimates;
  • Cross-train in other transportation disciplines including drainage, signing and pavement marking, signalization and maintenance of traffic;
  • Develop plans, calculations and specifications amongst multi-discipline engineering teams.
  • Pursue additional work from existing and new WGI clients and be responsible for meeting with clients, preparing pursuit materials and coordinating with required discipline leads.


  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an accredited four-year college, Master's Degree is a strong plus;
  • Demonstrated 12+ years in progressively responsible experience;
  • Florida Professional Engineering Registration;
  • Highway design lead experience preferred:
    • Project Management with FDOT (Districts 5 and Florida's Turnpike Enterprise);
    • Project Management with municipalities ;
    • Prior supervisory experience leading an engineering team;
    • Proficiency in Microstation and Geopak;
    • Experience with 3D Corridor Modeling a strong plus;
    • Ability to lead winning project pursuits including letter of interest preparation, presentation development and presentation skills (interviews, question & answer sessions, leading presentations);
    • Prepare contracts, scopes of services, fee estimates (in accordance with FDOT standard practices and requirements);
    • Ability/desire to lead a team of engineering and marketing staff to pursue, win and design transportation related project;
    • Ability to work independently and on large multi-discipline teams;
    • Microsoft office skills – including Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
    • Exceptional oral and written communication skills;
    • Travel to other office locations may be required.


If you have what it takes to join our growing organization and want to be part of a dedicated team, please apply today. In return, WGI provides a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding work environment. WGI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.






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