Senior Aviation Project Manager

Bothell or Federal Way, WA


Healthcare coverage, including dental & vision care

Long & Short-Term Disability coverage

Life Insurance

401(k) Retirement plan with company match

Paid Vacation

Paid Sick Leave

Paid Holidays

Continuing education assistance

job Description

Are you looking for a company where you can really make a difference? Do you pride yourself on your ability to build lasting business relationships?

Century West Engineering, a best-in-class Northwest civil engineering consulting firm, is seeking a Senior Project Manager with airport business development, design, and project management experience. You will work with Century West’s robust aviation division on active projects in Washington and Oregon. Candidates should have 10+ years of experience in relevant civil engineering design and project management with a focus on general aviation (GA) and/or Part 139 airports and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funded airport development projects. If you are self-driven, thrive on uncovering and solving client needs, and bring strong technical expertise in FAA-funded aviation projects, we want to hear from you! You can choose to be located in Bothell or Federal Way, Washington.

Pay Range: $115,000 to $180,000

  • 2 to 4 weeks of vacation depending on experience
  • 1 hour of sick leave for every 30 hours worked
  • 8 paid holidays
  • 3 days paid bereavement leave, as needed
  • 401k retirement account match
  • Health (PPO and HSA options), dental, and vision insurance fully covered for full-time employees and available for family and dependents
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Bonus program
  • Professional training and development opportunities
  • Reimbursement for continuing education
  • Flexible schedule
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manage multiple project teams on complex projects
  • Demonstrate organizational skills through delivery of profitable projects
  • Business development including identifying, contacting, and acquiring engineering and environmental design projects; evaluating target clients and opportunities; and writing proposals
  • Supervise engineers, CAD operators, technicians, and other staff
  • Support senior management in developing and implementing long-range strategic and operational planning
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline
  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Washington, Oregon, or ability to apply for reciprocity
  • Experience and knowledge of FAA design standards and project development process
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience at GA and/or Part 139 Commercial Service Airports
To Apply: If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to

An Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected status.