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Senior Project Manager / Construction Department Head

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Senior Project Manager / Construction Department Head

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

For ambitious individuals looking for the right move to advance their careers, now is the perfect time to join Egis. Egis is experiencing substantial growth in North America, now made up of over 1,000 engineers, architects and planners across Canada and the USA. This strategic move underscores our commitment to investing in the region, propelling our expansion to new heights.  As a pivotal member of our team, you will play a key role in driving the company to the next level. Egis is actively investing in critical growth areas, leading to the creation of exciting new roles. The successful candidate will benefit from unwavering support from both the local and international teams, gaining access to world-class experts on a global scale to facilitate our rapid growth.


Egis US is seeking applicants for a Senior Project Manager / Construction Engineering Lead position within our rapidly expanding Wixom, Michigan office.  The primary duties of this position will include development and management of all construction engineering activities within Michigan and management/administration of MDOT or Local Agency road and bridge construction projects.

Job description


  • Leadership of construction engineering team and management of all Michigan construction engineering activities.
  • Management and administration of MDOT and/or Local Agency road and bridge construction projects.
  • Organization and coordination of project meetings with team members and various project stakeholders.
  • Recruitment and mentoring of construction inspection and project administration staff.
  • Daily oversight of construction engineering team, including assigning tasks, reviewing work product, and generating performance appraisals.
  • Resolution of complex technical and/or contractual project related issues.
  • Assisting senior management staff with identifying and pursuing construction engineering opportunities.
  • Assisting senior management staff with implementation of client development and marketing strategies among existing and prospective clients.
  • Developing and monitoring project budgets, including regular reporting to senior management staff.
  • Monitor subconsultant progress and performance, including review and approval of vendor invoices.



  • B.S. in civil engineering or related field.
  • Licensed P.E. in State of Michigan.
  • 8+ years of MDOT construction project management experience.
  • Experienced in leading a team of construction inspection and administrative personnel.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software, including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Familiar with MDOT project administration and documentation requirements.
  • Proficient with use of Field Manager and ProjectWise software.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly organized, motivated and self-starting, and able to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with good driving record.

An affirmative action participant EOE M/F/D/V/SO

Position location

Job location

America/Carribean, USA, Michigan



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years