Prime Engineering, Inc. is currently seeking an Aviation Project Manager with additional experience in airfield and landside of airports to assist our team to grow our aviation practice in the southeast specifically in the Florida Region.

Prime Engineering, Inc. (A Stratus Team Company) helps its clients achieve their business objectives by delivering top-quality A/E/C services in an effective, efficient, and collaborative fashion. We are architects, engineers, surveyors, designers, accountants, procurement specialists, communicators, and administrators. Collectively, we tackle difficult challenges, serve as trusted consultants, and passionately serve our clients from concept to completion. Our work doesn’t stop when a client cuts the ribbon on a new project, building, or facility. For more than 30 years, our Prime goal has been to establish and maintain trusted client partnerships that function efficiently in the short term and thrive over the long term.

As the Aviation Project Manager, you will collaborate closely with clients, stakeholders, and internal teams to ensure projects are executed with precision and adherence to the highest industry standards. Your expertise in aviation project management will be essential in coordinating multidisciplinary teams, ensuring seamless integration of various project components, such as airport infrastructure, facilities, systems, and operational requirements. This role will also help further establish existing and new clients within the Florida & national market. This position will require sales and client management growth within the market. The role will appeal to someone who is highly motivated to develop and drive a successful business and who has strong existing connections and networks within commercial & cargo airport facilities.


  • Overseeing project management of engineering design from concept through client acceptance in aviation design field
  • Function as an account manager for select strategic accounts within the business unit and as firm point of contact for other clients
  • Actively identify and pursue new opportunities within aviation industry.
  • Develops pricing models for pursuits and helps multiple disciplines develop market based pricing
  • Lead high-performing team, skillfully cultivating and nurturing valuable partnerships with key clients.
  • Knowledge of FAA Advisory Circulars, Unified Facilities Criteria, and similar
  • Knowledge of civil airside and landside design
  • Extensive Experience in ramp, taxiway, taxi lane, and runway design


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET accredited university; master’s degree in related field is a plus.
  • Minimum of 7 years of consulting experience or managing aviation design efforts with extensive experience in client management within aviation for developing and tracking new opportunities.
  • Airport Planner or Florida PE Preferred (ability to obtain within 3 months)

Why join Prime?

The most important reason is an opportunity for challenging but rewarding work and advancement. You’ll play a vital role in designing the big projects that make the headlines… as well as the thousands of smaller jobs that keep companies, cities, and counties running and competitive. You’ll learn across the spectrum of engineering disciplines – at Prime, there are no “silos,” only successful projects.

Prime Engineering offers talented performers ample opportunity for rapid advancement into management- or executive-level positions. Our growth objectives are ambitious, and we stretch and challenge the individual and the team. We need people who can evolve and adapt to meet our goals.

What Prime Offers

  • Competitive salary
  • Two health insurance options
  • We pay 75% of employee insurance premiums (medical, dental, vision) and sliding scale of dependents’ premiums
  • We pay 100% of employee life/accidental death plus short- and long-term disability premiums
  • Retirement plan: 401(k) plus matching
  • Company-paid Professional Development and Licensing
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program offering counseling in all aspects of life
  • Company sponsored outings and onsite celebrations