Project Manager - Wastewater and Stormwater
Office Location: IL - Chicago
We seeka motivated, entrepreneurial, and experiencedProject
Managerto lead the positioning, development, closing, and
delivery of water
professional engineering services to key clients throughout the | Chicago and Illinois markets, from the firms Chicago based
The Project Manager will be eager and open to continuous
growth, engaging and mentoring teams, implementing best
engineering and business
Mentoring staff, providing career guidance, positioning team
for success, and supporting staff development while adhering to
the firms core values.
- Developing and maintaining client relationships with new
and existing clients to understand their needs and to
ensure that their | expectations are exceeded.
- Managing multiple responsibilities simultaneously to mentor
teams to deliver assignments to the client's satisfaction
while following - the contract requirements and maintaining schedule and
- Client service excellence inengaging, listening, and
understanding client needs, to translate these needs into
- Identifying and spearhead business development pursuits,
developing positioning plans, coordinating and implementing
the - positioning plans with the team, and preparation of
proposals including project goals, client needs, and
- Managing staff assignments and workload to position staff
to achieve their career goals and deliver on project
- Technical excellence in planning studies, preliminary
designs, final designs, asset management, program
management, bid assistance
- and office services during construction for treatment
plants, pump stations, distribution and collection systems,
and associated improvements.
- Education:Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or
Environmental Engineering. A Master's degree is desirable.
Work Experience:Minimum 8-15 in
civil/environmental engineering, including business
- client and project management, studies and process
evaluations, contract document development, and project delivery.
Technical Experience:Wastewater treatment process,
pumping, and collection system design; stormwater
management, pumping , and conveyance design; including facilities in excess of 100 MGD.
- Client Service Experience:Minimum 2years leading client
relationships. Client service including planning,
positioning, relationship | - development, proposal development, contract closing and
negotiations, and project delivery
Certifications:Professional Engineering (PE) licensure is
required. Illinois PE license will be required within 12| months.|
Self-starter with ability to participate collaboratively
with a team, to mentor others, and be receptive to career
development - guidance and feedback.
Proven experience in guiding business development
opportunities that have resulted in selection of work.
Understanding of the intersection among strategy,
relationship management, and business development to drive
Experience devising strategic plans that results to new
Ability to communicate, present, speak, and write for a
variety of stakeholders and build relationships that result
Preferred to have knowledge of ClientService, Strategic
Management, and Business Planning as a strength they can
use to grow the Firms business.
Ability to develop, mentor, and manage client relationships
large projects on - budget and schedule.
Demonstrated experience in project delivery including the
management of client expectations, technical team,
schedule, and financial | aspects of projects.
Strong technical and entrepreneurial spirit as well as a
desire to expand existing client relationships and to
establish working |relationships with new clients.
Being timely in your work and able to mentor other team
members in maintaining and advancing schedules.
Ability to organize and productively leverage staff and
firm resources to accomplish business development outcomes.
Why is This a Great Opportunity: This employer is looking foro PE's to handle water, wastewater and storm water projects. Great place to work very
collaborative. Must be able to travel to DT Chicago office once a month. Expenses paid. Can work remote
or work a hybrid schedule. Great experience working on city infrastructure. Great place to mentor, be mentored
and interact with clients.