Huitt-Zollars, Inc.

  • Rail Transit Manager

    Job Locations US-WA-Seattle
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/9/2019 5:04 PM)
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  • Overview

    Huitt-Zollars' Seattle, Washington Office has a full-time Rail Transit Manager opportunity. The successful candidate will be a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Washington with experience managing projects for transit agencies.  This role includes marketing, business development, client management, and project management for transit agencies in the Seattle, WA Region, and has opportunities to work on transportation projects for other offices.   This is an excellent position for a passionate professional to grow Huitt-Zollars’ Rail Transit Practice with career advancement opportunities.


    HZ is a leading full-service design firm providing innovative planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery to our clients in the public and private sector. We provide quality solutions for our clients and employment opportunities to qualified talent. 




    • Lead marketing and business development efforts for Rail Transit clients including Sound Transit, Pierce Transit, King County Metro and other transit agencies in the state of Washington.
    • Serve as project Manager for rail transit projects. Develop, oversee, and monitor project activities including scope, budge and schedule management.
    • Recruit, mentor and manage supporting staff for rail transit projects.
    • Participate in rail transit organizations (e.g., APTA).
    • Support companywide rail transit initiatives.




    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (Master’s Degree preferred).
    • Professional Engineer registered in state of Washington or ability to obtain license.
    • Minimum 15 years engineering design experience with 5-10 years rail transit project management experience.
    • Experience and relationships with Seattle region rail transit preferred.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, project management scheduling and financial tools
    • Proficient in MicroStation and ProjectWise preferred.
    • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communications skills.

    We offer a competitive benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, life, long/short-term disability plans and two retirement plans: 401(k) and ESOP.


    Please apply online at:

    Job ID No:S035


    Huitt-Zollars is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin or any other legally protected status. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the company will make reasonable accommodations to assist in the application process upon the request of an applicant. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for discriminatory purposes.

    This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 60-300.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. 


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