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Water-Project Manager

CA-Rancho Cordova

Req#: 31294BR

Date published: 10-Nov-2017

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Water

Business Plan: PMT

Level: 001

Black & Veatch delivers design, procurement and construction solutions that help to provide safe drinking water and effective wastewater management to communities worldwide. We serve public and private clients of every size with a strong focus on life cycle economy, efficiency and reliability.<br><br>We find innovative solutions to protect water at its source, treat it to the highest standards, and deliver it to homes and businesses. Then we collect and treat wastewater before reintroducing it safely back into the environment.

Primary Purpose:
The Project Manager position is a high-profile leadership role at B&V. In this capacity, this professional will serve as part of the Water business leadership in B&V’s Northern California offices and the West Region. As part of a collaborative team, they will be responsible to lead sales efforts and manage the successful delivery of water related infrastructure projects. Responsibilities include financial performance, planning, schedule, quality, and safety. Projects within the purview of this position will span from conceptual planning, across preliminary and final design, to construction phase support and construction management for wastewater, water and, water reuse facilities; pump stations; and conveyance. Focused experience in planning and design of wastewater and water reuse facilities is desirable.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Project Complexity – Manages small to medium engineering projects
• Client Management- Obtains new/repeat business; supports contract negotiations with client personnel.
• Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individuals comprising this team may vary by project.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor of science degree.

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
PE in California

Typically 10 years experience.

Preferred Skills & Competencies:
• Business Development - Identifies client requirements. Develops and maintains relationships with clients.
• Execution - Uses B&V project management phases & methodology including, project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring & control, and closeout to direct work. Manages changes and risk on scope, cost, schedule, quality, and safety based on available resources and client requirements.
• Leadership - Communicates clear expectations, goals, and vision. Manages performance of direct reports. Motivates, coaches, and mentors professionals. Delegates project work. Practices behaviors supporting diversity and inclusion. Manages conflict and collaboration to achieve results.

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