Sr. Project Manager

Linthicum, Maryland, US
Jul 15, 2021
Sep 09, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
RES is the nation's largest and most experienced provider of ecological restoration and water resource solutions. To date, we have restored over 328 stream miles, 58,024 wetland acres, and rehabilitated, preserved, and/or managed over 15,000 acres of special-status species habitats. RES operations include planting over 17,400,000 restorative trees and reducing over 267 tons of polluting nutrients. RES navigates and streamlines the environmental permitting process with solutions that balance economic development and ecological sustainability through the establishment of mitigation/conservation banks, permittee responsible turnkey mitigation, and corporate social responsibility projects.

RES is currently accepting applications for a Project Manager III for Baltimore MD and the metropolitan area.

The Project Manager III is responsible for delivering large and complex projects, including stream restoration, stream and wetland compensatory mitigation, shoreline and resiliency and other stormwater BMPs, on-time, within scope and within budget. This person will also coordinate internal and external resources for the successful execution of all project phases, develop project scopes, schedule, and costs, manages teaming agreements and consultants, and QA/QC. The PM III will also be responsible for training staff and participating in external leadership roles. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Exhibit leadership in technical and/or regulatory areas relevant to project development
  • Market RES' capabilities to existing and prospective clients to build healthy backlog
  • Supervise and mentor junior project management staff
  • Utilize geographic information systems and/or computer aided drafting and design
  • Develop and manage the full range of project tasks from inception to completion
  • Evaluate sites based on regulatory and technical requirements and constraints
  • Communicate with internal and external multi-disciplinary teams including sales, land, permitting, finance and construction teams
  • Participate in conferences, trade groups, and other external leadership roles

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in applied sciences, engineering, or similar field
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in an applied-sciences, engineering, or construction field; 7+ years of Project Management Experience within the 10+ years
  • Experience using project management and scheduling software
  • Ability to lead project(s) from conception to completion
  • Ability to supervise, mentor and coach other Project Managers
  • Ability to present at conferences and participate in panel discussions as a recognized SME
  • Ability to lead an industry trade group or regulatory steering committee
  • Experience with technical and/or regulatory and financial fundamentals relevant to the project development with experience training others in the fundamentals, advanced understanding of the revenue recognition process and business financials.
  • Demonstrated existing relationships with public agencies and regulators, private developers, consulting and engineering firms, non-profits and academia within Maryland to further RES' reputation and business interests
  • Demonstrated experience in planning, scheduling, and executing the full range of project tasks on schedule and on budget for a variety of complex projects
  • Demonstrated experience in estimating and evaluating bids from subcontractors, and managing subcontractors
  • Demonstrated leadership and influence through communication with internal and external teams to execute tasks as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Experience with forecasting and delivery of financial reports of budgets, % complete, revenue, COGS, margin and cash flow
  • Experience with evaluating projects based on an understanding of regulatory and/or technical requirements, financial metrics and constraints

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience as team lead of applied-sciences, engineering, or construction department
  • Advanced Degree or additional qualifications in the art and science of Project Management, such as Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Experience with science, design and/or construction of wetlands; Professional Wetlands Scientist (PWS) preferred
  • Proficiency in geographic information systems and/or computer aided drafting and design

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RES is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.