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Senior Project Manager / Engineer - PMP - Transportation, Rail, Transit
Ref No.: 18-03367
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Job Category:Engineering
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
Senior Project Manager / Engineer - PMP - Transportation, Rail, Transit

Job Location: Washington, DC
Pay Rate: Competitive 
Application Instructions are below. Note only 1 Position is Available! 
Must Apply Quickly.  
This Position will fill FAST.
*If this position is not quite right for you but you still meet some of the criteria, please see the * note below for a way to share your resume for future similar openings that might be a better fit!


On-Board Services, a Family Owned and Operated Human Capital firm specializing in Professional Search Recruiting and Talent Acquisition is assisting a large transportation industry client with a search for a Senior Project Manager to be responsible for the quality and delivery of ongoing complex near term and long term redevelopment projects including renovations and expansions of Rail Stations, Railway Platforms, Train Station Buildings, and other Commercial Real Estate Buildings.  Our client is looking to initially hire this position as a stable Long-Term Contractor through On-Board Services with the expectation that it could hire our contractor directly a time to be determined later.

"Tell Me More About This Project Manager Job Please "
(Glad you asked!) As a Senior Project Manager with our client you will not be a construction manager, nor will you be responsible for creating the technical design elements of the project, but rather you will help Review and Finalize the Design, Help Secure Funding, and Procure Construction Managers and General Contractors for your assigned projects.  While supervising the technical design process, you will coordinate inter-department resources help resolve design and construction issues.  In addition to preparing budget cost estimates, creating project schedules, you will manage the overall execution of the projects to ensure adherence to the budget, schedule, and scope while monitoring and tracking progress milestones.  Of course as a PMP, you are expected to follow PMP and company guidelines for documenting project execution and procedures which will include regular status reports and presentations to Senior Management.  In summary, you will be responsible for overseeing and Leading all phases of the Project life cycle from preliminary design studies through building commissioning.

"Am I Qualified? "

Are you a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)? Yes! Good, this is preferred, OR, you must have the ability to aquire your PMP within your 1st 12-months on assignment.

Do you have an Engineering, Architecture, or Construction Bachelors Degree (All Preferred), or related field, with a minimum of 7 years of Project Management related experience? Licensed Professional Engineers (PE) or Registered Architects (RA) are a plus but not required! Keep reading!

Do you have a background in Transportation, Construction, Engineering Design Consulting, or Real Estate Development? Yes! You may be spot on!

(Preferred)... Do you have experience managing successful medium to large projects working directly for (or working with through a consulting firm) agencies such as Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), NJ Transit, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), Maryland Transit Administration (MTA), LIRR, NYCT, MTA Metro-North Railroad, Amtrak, etc.? Yes! Great, this job may be for you!

Are you a "Go-Getter"? Are you a "Self-Starter"? Can you adapt to change, ask good questions, take direction, but also take initiative, communicate assertively, and deliver results!  Yes! You may be PERFECT!  

"Yes, This is Me!  I want to know more about your client.  How do I apply to this Senior Project Manager Position? "

Applying is EASY!  Don't worry about writing an elaborate cover letter (just send a detailed resume). 

To Apply for immediate consideration
 please apply through this job board and send your resume to Michael Santoro at and reference job #18-03367 in the Subject Line and indicate the best times to contact you (please include nights and weekends if needed). If you meet the requirements above then I will likely contact you promptly. =)  I want to help you in your career, so please apply quickly so we can help get you an interview FAST!  

*If this position is not quite for you, please still email your resume to and your resume will be captured by our recruiting team and you will be contacted for future similar openings with our clients that might be a better fit for you.  We look forward to helping you and your career!

Couple of necessary disclaimers...
You cannot be begin a job with our client without successfully passing their pre-employment drug screen and background checks

On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.