"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Project Manager/Senior Project Manager - Water Resources Engineer

Location: Englewood (South Denver), CO
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90.00 - $140.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/14/2017
Job ID: 02551153
Job Description
Growing engineering company - *Transportation, Water, Governmental Services, Land Development, Environmental, and Construction. With more than 450 employees, Nationally, 15 locations in 9 states.

Project Manager/Senior Project Manager - Water Resources Engineer - Watershed Studies and Master Planning - Denver South (Denver Tech Center)  or Colorado Springs - Will report to the Practice Leader and help expand current "Water Resources Business", so local contacts are important.

Project Manager/Senior Project Manager

Privately held and employee-owned, client is honored to be one of the nation’s longest operating engineering firms.  We are currently seeking a Project Manager with business development skills and a strong technical background in the Colorado geography to continue to build and expand our Water Resources team in our Denver

You will join an aggressively-growing Water Resource Practice and will have the opportunity to help lead this practice as we further expand in the Colorado market, with a network of talented staff surrounding you to support your success.
As a Project Manager, your focus will be on building a sustainable annual portfolio of business and leading delivery of water resource projects that bring innovative solutions to our clients. 

If you are a Water Resources professional with project experience in the Colorado market and client contacts.

Comprehensive benefits program covers what you need:  health/dental/vision insurance, 401K with company match, Paid Time Off, AND what you want:  Educational Assistance, annual paid volunteering time, work- life balance scheduling options, and fitness program reimbursements.  Professional development is woven into the fabric of the company as we offer flexible career path options, in-house training programs, and incentives for professional registrations and public speaking.

Position Description Summary
The Water Resource Practice specializes in Watershed Studies and Master Planning, Floodway/Floodplain Analysis, Flood Control Analysis and Design, Stream Bank Stabilization and Stream Restoration, Low Impact Sustainable Design, Location Drainage Studies and Hydraulic Reports and local, state and federal permitting of Water Resource projects. 
The successful candidate will manage several projects and tasks and shall be accountable for the management/delivery of assigned projects, marketing and client development, technical quality, profitability, schedule, project staff coordination, client communications, scoping and negotiating scopes and fees, client follow-up, billing/collections and maintenance. Ability to maintain superior relationships with each of his/her clients and direct periodic communication with team members is essential.  Active involvement in professional societies is encouraged and supported by the Company.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Project Management
•             Uses professional judgment to independently complete engineering tasks within federal, state and local established criteria.
•             Is responsible for completing each project on time and on budget. Regularly monitors project schedules and budgets throughout the project life. Responsible for leading formal Project Reviews for his/her projects.
•             Acts as a technical resource for project team members.
•             Monitors the performance of project team members through completion of Project Staff Reviews. Establishes mentoring and growth opportunities for the project team members.
Business Development
•             Provides input into the identification of opportunities, creation of marketing plans, and positioning activities with individual clients.
•             Participates in the preparation of engineering services proposals, including the interviews, calculation/estimation of time schedules, and costs of the proposed work.
•             Cross-markets other firm services as appropriate to his/her clients. Participates in professional society activities. 
•             Independently communicates on technical matters with the client.
•             Develops technical strategies in project delivery and internal knowledge transfers.
•             Must have a Bachelor’s degree in civil or environmental engineering.  A Master’s degree in a related field is preferred. 
•             A minimum of 8-10 years of relevant engineering experience is required.
•             Ability to plan and lead the preparation of contract documents for water resource projects is required. 
•             Must be highly motivated to grow market share and market water resource services to new and existing clients, manage design and construction projects (concept and final design), delegate work and coach staff.
•             Demonstrates successful networking, collaboration and partnering skills.
•             Has a positive industry reputation such that s/he is well known in professional organizations and within the industry marketplace.
•             Exhibits a pattern of exceeding expectations, key performance indicator (KPI) targets and project deliverables.
•             Knowledge of Hydrologic and Hydraulic (H&H) modeling software including but not limited to HEC1, HEC2, HEC-RAS, XP-SWMM, FEQ and ArcGIS is preferred. 
•             Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D, MicroStation and GeoPak drainage is preferred.  


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