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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation  

Req Id : 14984 

Job Title : Senior Project Manager-DFW-Water Business Line  

Location : RGDALL, RGFWTH 

Business Unit Sector : COR-WATER-WATER AMERICAS 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Project Only Hire : No 

Visa Sponsorship Available: No 

Job Summary

Black and Veatch is seeking an experienced Project Manager to join a well-established and expanding water/wastewater team in our Dallas / Fort Worth office. The Project Manager will be responsible for leading and managing the project team through planning, design and construction phases for a wide variety of municipal water and wastewater projects. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day successful execution of contracted engineering, procurement, and construction scope in the areas of performance, financial metrics, planning, schedule, quality, contractual compliance, safety, and client satisfaction. The Project Manager is accountable for the execution of project scope, management of budget and schedule; development of strong relationships with clients, project teams, teaming partners and contractors; and drives business development. This role will offer a wide variety of individual project assignments which will allow the Project Manager to practice and develop technical knowledge and leadership skills.

Black & Veatch is a leading engineering, consulting and construction company. We are employee-owned and have more than 100 offices worldwide. Our services in the Water market help to provide safe drinking water and effective wastewater management to communities. We serve public and private clients of every size with a strong focus on life cycle economy, efficiency and reliability.

Key Responsibilities
  • Serve as the manager of mulit-discipline project teams assuming management responsibilities of scope, budget and schedule.
  • Manage project budgets, costs, and receivables.
  • Analyze and report project financial metrics as a basis for improvement.
  • Manage contracts and legal issues including third party subcontracts.
  • Manage changes and risk on scope, cost, schedule, quality, and safety based on available resources and client requirements.
  • Lead client, contractor, stakeholder, and regulatory agency meetings.
  • Responsible for determining identification of key client interests and drivers on projects.
  • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on complex projects. Focuses on client's current needs and situations.
  • Typically manages multiple projects.
  • Responsible for proposal preparation and pursuit of business development opportunities.
  • Develop strong relationships with clients, project teams, teaming partners and contractors.
  • Leverage professional networking skills to help identify and pursue project opportunities.

 

Management Responsibilities
Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individual comprising this team may vary by project.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil, Mechanical or Environmental Engineering or a related field
  • Prefer 10+ years professional experience managing a multi-disciplinary team to deliver water and wastewater design projects
  • Previous consulting experience
  • Proficiency with computer software, including MS Office Suite and Project Software
  • Experience preparing proposals; negotiating and managing contracts; managing project budgets, costs and receivables
  • Experience with planning, delegation, directing others and conflict management
  • Experience dealing with ambiguity and building effective teams
  • Knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline

Client Focus:

  • Assist with identification of key client interests and drivers on complex projects
  • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on complex projects 
  • Actively provide support to business development and development of strategies for client pursuit activities  

People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring):

  • Assist with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required
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.

Certifications

Professional Engineer Licensed in the State of Texas

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment, typical construction environment, extreme weather conditions, high noise level, safety hazards (electric currents, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals), atmospheric conditions (fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation).  Sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.

Competencies
Builds networks
Customer focus
Develops talent
Directs work
Drives vision and purpose
Financial acumen
Manages complexity
Manages conflict
Tech savvy
Values differences
Business insight
Salary Plan
PMT: Project Management
Job Grade
002

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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

 

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

 

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

 

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union.

 

We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.

 

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

 

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Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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