DLZ Tunnel Construction Manager / Tunnel Project Representative in Fort Wayne, Indiana


DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.

Job ID 2016-1333
# of Openings 2
Job Locations US-IN-Fort Wayne

Category Construction

DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for nearly 100 years. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one (ENR)'s Top 150 U.S. Design Firms, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm, Top 50 Program Management Firm, Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Top 50 Trenchless Design Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.

Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients’ expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.

We offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!

DLZ Corporation currently has exciting Tunnel Construction Manager / Tunnel Project Representative opportunities in Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, or Mishawaka, Indiana!


  • Work directly with engineers and technical support staff in the evaluation of plans and specifications for major and complex structures, systems and equipment; as related to medium to large tunnels.

  • Participate in technical development of assigned personnel.

  • Control and/or review all project forecasts, schedules, cost estimates and reports. Responsible for quality control of complete project.

  • Coordinate all field client contact and maintain relationships at all levels throughout construction.

  • Ensure contractual commitments are met and work is performed according to the client's instructions.

  • Conduct periodic client meetings to review progress, discus construction and engineering changes suggested by client or recommended by DLZ or contractor. Resolve problems of coordination, schedule and priority.

  • Review issuance of revised design drawings, change orders and engineering specifications for construction, procurement or subcontract use as well as all bid analyses and recommendations for purchase.

  • Resolve field initiated questions pertaining to design or procurement. Participate in job site conferences.

  • Obtain client's acceptance of work, coordinate completion of final project paperwork and preparation of final report.
  • Perform marketing and client development
  • Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with the Health and Safety Plan.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or a related engineering field.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) Registration and/or Certified Construction Manager (CCM) required.

  • 10 or more year’s relevant experience.
  • Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites and complying with all applicable safety codes and requirements.