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Project Manager | Project Controls Manager - PMP or PgMP - Transportation, Rail, Transit
Ref No.: 18-03451
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Job Category:Trucking/Transport
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
Project Manager | Project Controls Manager - PMP or PgMP - Transportation, Rail, Construction

Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
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 Project Management Professional to act as a Program Manager/Project Controls Manager. You will be responsible to partner with Senior Project Managers and Senior Program Managers to assist with Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) functions of creating, organizing, and monitoring Project Management Documentation such as: Project Reporting, building Master Schedules, creating Project Estimates, and overall 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.  You will help define and establish program governance controls and manage the assessment process for major changes to scope, schedule, and budget.   Our client is looking to initially hire you as a stable Long-Term Contractor through On-Board Services with the expectation that it could hire you directly at a time to be determined later.

"Tell Me More About This Project Manager Job Please "
(Glad you asked!) If you like what you have read so far, please reach out to me via email and I will be happy to share with you more information about all of your responsibilities...but as a PMP, you all ready know that you are expected to be a "Super Hero" and handle "Everything under the sun" =)

"Am I Qualified? "

Are you a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)? Yes! Good, this is a "must have" requirement.  If you have a Program Management Professional Certification (PgMP) that is a strong plus!

Do you have at least a Bachelors Degree (Required) in a related field, with a minimum of 6 years of Project Management or Program Management related experience? Keep reading!

Do you have a background in (All Preferred but not required...) Transportation, Construction, Consulting, or Real Estate Development? Yes! You may be spot on!

(Preferred but not required)... 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 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 #18-03451 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 as a .doc or .pdf attachment 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.  On-Board Companies has nearly 3,000 employees contracted to clients throughout the United States and we look forward to helping you and your career!

Couple of necessary disclaimers...
You cannot be begin a job assignment 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.