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Kimley-Horn Senior Project Manager - Roadway (Columbia, SC) in Columbia, South Carolina

Ranked as one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” Kimley-Horn prides itself on hiring high-achieving, dedicated, and reliable professionals. Kimley-Horn is seeking a Practice Builder/Senior Project Manager to lead and build a Roadway practice in Columbia, SC.

As a Practice Builder/Senior Project Manager , you will be responsible for complex engineering tasks as well as marketing, business development, client contact, and the growth of the roadway design practice in South Carolina. Additional activities include managing the design and delivery of projects profitably while being actively involved in design issues, partnership with fellow practice builders, client engagement and overall project oversite.

Management responsibilities include but are not limited to; writing proposals, participating and/or leading interviews, performing contract negotiations, project work planning, coordinating with other project managers, supervising the execution of work, transitioning work to qualified staff, growing and mentoring staff, and acting as a positive role model while ensuring quality and timeliness of deliverables.

With success, this individual will enjoy the rewards of an impressive performance based work environment and can advance to ownership.


  • Licensed Civil Engineer in the State of South Carolina

  • Track record of successfully winning and delivering work

  • Established relationships with agencies and/or local municipalities

  • 15 years plus experience in civil design of urban roadways, freeways and interchanges

  • Demonstrated ability to manage roadway projects profitably through agency specifications

  • Experience writing proposals, scopes of work, and budgets for projected work.

  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to manage staff, and direct resources effectively with a positive impact.

  • Knowledge and experience with the full life cycle of roadway projects from studies to environmental to PS&E or final design packages and general knowledge of construction.

  • Extensive knowledge of geometric design, horizontal and vertical alignment, grading, drainage, utility, or other related design issues.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.




  • Degree: Bachelors

  • Major: Civil Engineering

Licenses And Certifications


  • Professional Engineer