Transportation Team Leader

Omaha, NE
Full Time

Is improving communities your passion? Do you enjoy partnering with others to develop solutions to complex problems and successfully managing projects as if they were your own? If so, be a part of a company whose mission is to strengthen the communities we serve. JEO isn’t just any company. We are a relationship-based company, who cares about people. We believe quality products and services are important, but people are the cornerstone of who we are. This exciting opportunity will directly contribute to the continued success of JEO.


JEO’s Transportation Department provides expertise and services in street, highway, trail, and bridge design. The Transportation Team Leader is supported by a department of professionals and is responsible for project execution and ensuring those projects are completed on schedule. This position will take the lead on ensuring team members are successfully producing projects that meet or exceed client expectations while meeting JEO’s financial goals.

The Transportation Team Leader will:

  • Serve as Project Manager for City of Omaha, Douglas County, Sarpy County, and other metro communities
  • Oversee and coordinate work efforts of the team to ensure accuracy, quality, and design to satisfy client expectations/requirements
  • Mentor and train staff and ensure team members have sufficient or appropriate resources needed to accomplish goals/projects
  • Have successful experience overseeing multiple clients and projects at once
  • Prepare project proposals, scopes of services, cost estimates, and contract documents for a diverse portfolio of project types.
  • Have experience with transportation design and construction budgets, scheduling, bidding, contracting processes.
  • Successfully develop and nurture strong relationships with clients and peers
  • Represent JEO at professional organization meetings and/or other industry meetings.
  • Collaborate with other Team Leaders regarding meeting company goals and visions, client development, and brand recognition.


  • Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s degree, Professional Engineer (PE) license and 8 or more years’ experience working in the engineering industry on municipal transportation projects.

JEO Consulting Group, Inc. is a consulting firm with thirteen offices (8 in Nebraska, 2 in Iowa, and 3 in Kansas). JEO offers competitive salaries and benefits for full-time employees including sick and vacation time, flex time, health insurance, an employer contributed 401k, wellness incentives, paid professional licensure fees and memberships, and an annual bonus program.


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