Construction/Design Manager- Transit


Queens, NY

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Do you have an appreciation and expertise in managing design and construction of major transit projects? If so, we’ve been looking for you!

By joining our team, we’ll have you demonstrate your experience with construction/design elements of rail/transit projects of rehabilitation and repair work while you serve as the on-site administrator and shall be responsible for the supervision of the Consultant’s Construction/Design team.

You’ll run point on work scope, budgets, estimating and schedules while working within a “paperless” environment as all project documentation will be maintained and stored in electronic fashion per MTA C&D’s established Records Management procedure.

We’ll provide you the continued professional growth with project management and client engagement opportunities. Come join a team like no other!

Jacobs health and welfare benefits are designed to invest in you, and in the things you care about. Your health. Your well-being. Your security. Your future. Typical benefits offered include flexible work schedules and opportunities to work remotely, educational reimbursement, retirement benefits, employee stock purchase plan, health benefits, disability benefits, life and accident insurance, voluntary benefits, paid time off and paid holidays, and parental leave. Typical salary range for this position is $120,700 to $211,300- and is commensurate with experience relative to the position.


  • Shall have a construction/engineering/architectural or related degree.
  • experience in managing design and construction of major transit projects.  
  • Knowledge of MTA and other MTA railroad operations.  
  • project management scheduling and estimating, technical and project coordination skills.  
  • Knowledge of federal and state regulations, and industry safety standards (i.e., OSHA.).  
  • Maintain Roadway Worker Protection, OSHA, and other necessary training during the Project.  
  • Maintain a valid Driver's License throughout the life of the Project.
  • Knowledge of relevant MTA, MTA C&D and NYCT Policies and Procedures.

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • New York PE, RA, or CCM is preferred but not required.