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Project Manager, Water/Wastewater

Company: RK&K
Location: Newport News
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

With a strong, diverse, and exciting backlog of municipal engineering assignments, RK&K is looking for a self-motivated and highly collaborative professional engineer to lead a variety of water/wastewater infrastructure projects involving feasibility studies, engineering design, preparation of construction documents, and construction management. As a Project Manager in our Water/Wastewater group, you will have an opportunity to deliver complex and rewarding projects while marketing municipal clients in the Hampton Roads and Mid-Atlantic regions from our practice in Newport News or Virginia Beach, VA .Basic Responsibilities/Opportunities IncludeDevelop project deliverables including coordination of engineering disciplines in a highly collaborative team environmentSolve complex problems, providing technical evaluation, and evaluate costs and benefits of alternative solutions for water/wastewater clientsMentor and develop less experienced/junior engineering professionals, establishing growth opportunities and building project delivery teamsManage a variety of existing and potential water/wastewater facility projectsNegotiate and mange project scopes of work, schedules and budgets for water/wastewater projectsRoutinely utilize internal systems for project management, quality control, and quality assuranceInterface with clients, state and federal agencies and subconsultants to pursue, win and execute water/wastewater projectsIdentify and create project opportunities by networking with potential clients, including public and private utilities and related agenciesSupport office and firm leadership in marketing and pursuit of new work leads focusing primarily on water/wastewater municipal clientsRequired Education, Certification and ExperienceBachelor's degree in civil or environmental engineering or related engineering fieldProfessional Engineer's (P.E.) registration (preferably in the state of Virginia)Minimum eight years of relevant experience in consulting engineering in the municipal Water/Wastewater industry, with a progression of responsibility including project delivery and business developmentExisting municipal/private engineering client relationships and/or the ability to develop and nurture such relationshipsMotivated to find creative solutions to civil engineering problemsProficiency in communicating technical informationEffective verbal and written communication skillsProficiency in Microsoft Excel and WordPreferred Education, Skills and ExperienceAdvanced degree in civil or environmental engineering or related fieldProject Management Professional CertificationProficiency in AutoCAD, BIMOther DutiesPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.About UsWith 30 offices from Pennsylvania to Florida and ranked 61 st on ENR's 2021 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, our design and construction management firm specializes in transportation, environmental and energy projects. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome on a project. Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,400 employees as a professional, RK&K has received extensive recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture.What We OfferRK&K offers excellent potential for career advancement and professional growth. We also offer attractive compensation packages commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401(k) plan with company matching.Drug-Free Workplace RK&K maintains a drug-free workplace. Employees of RK&K are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuanaEEO/Affirmative Action RK&K is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: RK&K, Newport News , Project Manager, Water/Wastewater, Executive , Newport News, Virginia

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