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Engineer Project Manager 2 - Geotechnical

Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission
New Stanton, PA Full-time
Posted on May 31, 2019

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC), America’s first superhighway, is seeking an individual to join our Design Engineering team as an Engineer Project Manager 2 – Geotechnical! Our mission is to operate a safe, reliable, customer-valued toll road system that supports national mobility and commerce. The PTC operates a 552-mile system used by 194 million vehicles a year. The Engineer Project Manager 2 works on semi-complex projects and assists with more complex projects and assignments within the Geotechnical Unit. Together, we are building the highway of the future!  



  • Primary responsibilities include supervision and coordination of geotechnical engineering design and construction projects in accordance with AASHTO, PennDOT and PTC highway design criteria.
  • Performs duties requiring the application of engineering principles and practices related to all phases of the location, design and construction of roadways, bridges, buildings or other engineering structures.
  • Participates in the development of the scope of work for a project and consultant selection process.
  • Coordinates input from various departments within the PTC and other agencies for proper project development.
  • Reviews work of contractor to ensure compliance with plans and specifications.



  • Bachelor’s degree with major course work in engineering or other related discipline.
  • Six (6) years of engineering experience in a transportation environment. Equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training may be accepted.
    • Possession of a valid Engineer in Training (EIT) certificate may be used to substitute two (2) years of experience.
  • Valid Driver’s License


The position is located at the PTC’s Western Regional Office in New Stanton, PA.

There is a Pennsylvania residency requirement, which must be fulfilled within six months of employment.


Compensation & Benefits

The annual salary range for the Engineer Project Manager 2 is $62,140-$93,210. The selected candidate will be offered an exceptional benefits package which includes comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, along with a defined benefit plan for retirement. Coverage is fully paid by the PTC for employee, spouse and/or eligible dependents. In addition, leave programs, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance program, and alternative work schedules are available to employees.



Interested candidates may apply by visiting and clicking on the “Employment/Internship” link. Please complete an application and apply to the Engineer Project Manager 2 job posting between May 30, 2019 through June 12, 2019.

The PTC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If an accommodation is needed to participate in the pre-employment process, please attach this information to your application.