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Manager Project Controls

Job ID: 3237
Business Unit: MTA Construction & Development
Location: New York, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Stations
Date Posted: Dec 21, 2023



This position is eligible for telework which is currently one day per week. New hires are eligible to apply 30 days after their effective date of hire.


Manager Project Controls


Construction & Development




Director Project Controls


2 Broadway


9:00 AM to 5:30 AM or as required (7.5HR/DAY)




$88,665 to $116,373


Open Until Filled



The Project Controls Manager will lead MTA Construction and Development’s efforts to implement and oversee project controls for a significant component of the MTA Capital Program within the Stations Business Unit.  Responsible for managing and ensuring effective and efficient operations of cost estimating, scheduling, project risk, cost control, and related project reporting functions to support complex capital projects.



Provides cost, schedule, and risk management leadership post-project appraisal and lessons learned activities.

Lead preparation of updated operating budget impact analysis to reflect updated client requirements & functional scope of work.

Update integrated project scheduling to identify and track access requirements, project interdependencies, Agency/Owner sequencing constraints, and project handover activities.


Education and Experience


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction or Project Management, Business Administration, Transportation, or a related field. 


Must have a minimum of six (6) years of related experience.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Must have focus and ability to deliver on results, organizational effectiveness, and continuous improvement.

Must possess excellent team-building, listening, problem-solving, and prioritization skills.

Proficient computer skills (i.e., Windows environment, Microsoft Office, PeopleSoft, Oracle, etc.) and strong business administrative skills (i.e., presentations, report and letter writing, time management, etc.).


Other Information

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”).

Selection Criteria

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview.


How to Apply

MTA employees must apply via My MTA Portal. You can submit an online application by logging into My MTA Portal, clicking the My Job Search ribbon, and selecting the “Careers” link. Logging in through My MTA Portal will link your BSC ID number to your job application to identify you as an internal applicant.


Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities.


The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply.




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