The Section Manager will be responsible for the management of staff in his/her respective section within the Technical Group. This individual will be measured on his/her staff's technical quality, utilization of his/her discipline's staff across all markets, and adherence to project schedules and budgets.
The primary duties will be to lead a team in the development and delivery of highway and traffic design projects. Responsibilities include: technical leadership; management of technical staff; project development and delivery; development of proposals and scope/fee. Additional duties include assuring the appropriate mentoring and training of junior staff, assuring the appropriate blend of staff skill sets are brought to bear on projects, and understanding the impacts of discipline interaction on project development. Maintaining a work environment that fosters collaboration, career growth opportunity and good morale.
A bachelor's degree is required, M.S. is preferred, or equivalent professional experience.
Experience and Qualifications
To be successful in this role, one must possess the following:
Professional technical licensure is required. Indiana PE is preferred.
15+ years of experience is required.
Technically astute to manage the activity within the discipline.
Understanding of how other disciplines should fit within a highway project.
Understanding of the land acquisition process,
Understanding of the environmental process.
A foundation and understanding of the role and interaction of software within design process.
An articulate and persuasive communicator, both one-on-one and in front of large groups.
A high energy, results-oriented, resourceful leader.
Strong ability to resolve matters that arise within the discipline.
Strong experience with project budgeting.
Demonstrates a strong understanding of internal accounting processes.
Demonstrates a strong knowledge of company's technical processes.
Proven to be an effective manager and leader.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Who We Are
CHA is a full service engineering firm with the in-house capabilities to supply all the engineering, planning, surveying, permitting, environmental, and construction inspection and administration services needed to complete your project. This eliminates the need for multiple subcontracts, increasing efficiency and reducing costs.
What We Do
We specialize in civil, environmen...tal, transportation, traffic, electrical, mechanical, structural, geotechnical, and communications infrastructure engineering; comprehensive planning; landscape architecture; surveying; wetland delineation; construction engineering; and technology solutions.
Why We Do It
According to the latest Client Satisfaction Survey that we commissioned, our clients value our ability to handle all aspects of their projects in-house. Their comments have included phrases such as "they can handle any needs, even a unique project like a historic bridge" and "CHA has been able to do anything that we needed. They have everything covered."