Current Job Opportunity

Assistant Project Managers

Washington, DC
Career Level
Delon Hampton & Associates, Chartered a minority-owned, professional consulting engineering services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, currently has excellent opportunities for talented and energetic, Assistant Project Managers.


  • Serve as the client’s representative for the assigned project with responsibilities for all phases of the project;
  • Ensure all required tasks are performed on-time and within budget;
  • Engage specifically in planning, staffing, scheduling, budget management, quality control, safety, and coordination of subcontractors and internal technical and support staff;
  • Manage client relationships;
  • Develop project scopes, negotiate hours, prepare reports, develop and maintain schedules and budgets, and ensure quality reviews are complete;
  • Provide all necessary documents, information, and monthly reports to client’s Safety Certification Review Committee;
  • Identify scheduling and cost variances and recommendations for corrective action for negative variance;
  • Make recommendations on difficult engineering issues;
  • Apply new and creative engineering solutions to complex engineering, technical, and project management problems;
  • Resolve issues with contract fulfillment in a timely manner and ensure that all aspects of the program remain on schedule and within budget; and
  • Make work assignments and provide technical direction to the project team.


  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in engineering or in a related field;
  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in transit and transportation projects;
  • Excellent leadership skills and experience in preliminary and final design and procedure for transit projects;
  • Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques of project management, to coordinate, review and provide expert technical management for the assigned projects;
  • Knowledge of project controls, including critical path method scheduling and budgetary control systems;
  • Knowledge and understanding of Federal, state, and local transportation administration regulations and policies;
  • Ability to independently organize and carry out assignments with minimum direction as well as the ability to function effectively as a leader of highly professional personnel;
  • Ability to communicate effectively; and
  • Successful completion of OSHA 10-Hour Construction Course.

Special Instructions

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Delon Hampton & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer for VEVRAA protected veterans and all other protected classes. DHA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Click here for EEO law and policy.

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