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Field Services Transportation Project Manager at Braun Intertec

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Location: CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Job Description:
Braun Intertec is a 100% employee owned award-winning consulting firm offering geotechnical, environmental and testing solutions in the private and public sectors. Founded in 1957, the firm now has 16 offices located across the Midwest and Texas, and has consistently been recognized as a Top Workplace by Star Tribune and a Best Places to Work by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. We are committed to providing a challenging and rewarding environment that encourages employees to make full use of their knowledge, skills and abilities.
Braun Intertec is seeking a Field Services Transportation Project Manager to join our Team in Cedar Rapids, IA.
* Perform project management tasks specifically related to transportation field services
* Complete and review testing and inspection documentation for various transportation agencies including the Iowa Department of Transportation (IADOT), Iowa Statewide Urban Design and Specifications (SUDAS), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), etc.
* Produce cost estimates and written proposals for construction material testing services on transportation projects (roads, bridges, trails, aviation, etc.)
* Market external and internal clients
* Grow the transportation market sector, specifically state-aid and aviation field service third-party construction management
* Perform construction management tasks based on the amount of third-party construction management work developed
* Assist in training field and laboratory personnel
* Become an internal subject matter expert on state-aid and aviation agency field services policies and procedures
* Stay current with changing state-aid and aviation agency standards and specific client policies
* Attend external society meetings/functions
* Have face to face meetings with new and existing clients
* Perform various field and laboratory tests on soils, Portland Cement Concrete (PCC), aggregate and Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) materials as needed
Required Skills:
* Strong oral and written communication skills are required for external and internal clients
* Strong computer skills are required, specifically the use of Outlook, Word, Excel and many other programs used by Braun Intertec, our clients and regulatory agencies
* Ability to perform multiple and complex mathematic equations as required for project management and field testing positions, including cost estimating and invoicing
* Ability to quickly recall project and specification requirements
* In-depth knowledge of transportation agency policies and specifications
* Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications
* Ability to multi-task and specifically handle many projects simultaneously
* Detailed oriented
* Ability to lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly
* Represent Braun Intertec in a professional manner through communication and dress attire
* Overtime hours are expected, especially for field related services
* Overtime hours can occasionally consist of weekend and nighttime hours
* Travel will be performed as necessary not expected to exceed 25%
* Must have a valid driver's license and clean driving history
* Must have or be able to obtain the following certifications:
o American Concrete Institute (ACI) Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade 1
o IADOT Aggregate Sampler and Aggregate Technician
o IADOT Level I PCC and Level II PCC
o Nuclear Moisture/Density Gauge Radiation Safety and Operator Training.
o IADOT Soils Technician
* Additional IADOT training or certifications a plus
Required Experience:
* High School Degree with post-secondary course work/training and/or prior related experience
* Civil Technology or other related post-secondary degree/certificate a plus
The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company provided training and mentoring. Braun Intertec offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, ESOP, PTO, and paid holidays.
Braun Intertec is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer; AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability friendly employer.

Braun Intertec is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer; AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability friendly employer.