Employee Spotlight

With extensive technical expertise and nearly two decades of design experience, BETA Project Manager Jason Ouimet, PE leads his teams on site development and roadway design projects throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts. Jason is a natural leader, leveraging the skills and interests of any team he manages on projects that focus on stakeholder needs and community improvements.

Jason has been working as a transportation engineer for 17 years, three of which have been spent at BETA in our Hartford, Connecticut office. There, he has become an integral part of BETA, managing among other things our Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP) projects. His work includes designing projects, reviewing LOTCIP applications and designs, assisting various Councils of Governments (COGs) throughout Connecticut, and providing LOTCIP assistance to many of our municipal clients. Currently, Jason is the project manager for Poquonnock Road in Groton, CT, a LOTCIP-funded project under construction and scheduled to be completed by the end of 2022. Jason’s designs are approached with creativity and they’re always carried out with clear communications to his project team.

Jason received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Connecticut and is a registered Professional Engineer in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. In 2007, Jason also achieved the designation of a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP) from the U.S. Green Building Council. Throughout his career, he has utilized several Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools such as Auto CAD, Storm CAD, Hydro CAD, and Sewer CAD, as well as Civil 3D, MicroStation, and Infraworks. Jason represents BETA’s Hartford office on our CAD Committee and Employee Engagement Committee.

Outside of work, Jason enjoys home improvement projects, craft beer, and traveling the world with his wife. While his projects at BETA often include an element of climate resilience, Jason is also an active environmentalist in his personal life, recently investing in home solar panels and a Tesla.