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Senior Transportation Project Manager

CDMSmith - Tampa

Why CDM Smith?

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.


Job Description

CDM Smith currently has a new opportunity for an experienced seller-doer business development-oriented Sr. Project Manager to join our Transportation group in central Florida. This position can be based in either Tampa or Orlando. CDM Smith has been providing transportation services in Florida for over 50 years. We are looking to expand our focus and market share in roadway design with the FDOT and new municipal clients.

As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

  • Managing and serving as the lead Project Manager on major FL roadway design projects in the Tampa, SW Florida, and central Florida areas, potentially including all design aspects, including roadway, bridge, traffic, drainage, stormwater management, bicycle/pedestrian, and transit/BRT design

  • Managing client relationships with FDOT District 1, 5, and 7, as well as municipal clients

  • Arranging, facilitating and preparing for meetings with FDOT

  • Building and managing relationships with key FDOT leaders

  • Leading the preparation of PS&E package for major roadway design projects in Florida

  • Assisting in budget, scope and schedule development

  • Working as a key team member and task manager in FL

  • Mentoring junior design staff

  • Actively participating or assisting in new business development by contributing to strategic planning, marketing, and business operations planning

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree10 years of related experience

  • Current PM certification (either PMP; CCM and DBIA) or ability to receive within 12 months of start

  • Domestic and/or international travel may be required The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.

Skills and Abilities

Experience working with project management methodology including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices. Demonstrates excellent communication skills both verbal and written. Possesses in-depth knowledge of project goals, drivers, strategies, risks and opportunities. Good interpersonal and presentation skills for interacting with team members and clients. Ability to interact with many people and process a large volume of requests as necessary. Excellent personal computer skills including strong knowledge in MS Word and Excel. Demonstrates strong organizational skills to balance and prioritize work.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering

  • FDOT roadway design experience

  • FDOT project management experience

  • Experience with drainage design preferred

  • Experience with transit/bus rapid transit design preferred

  • Professional Engineering License (PE) in Florida

Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular

Amount of Travel Required: 20%

Florida/Tampa

27661BR

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Transportation Engineer 4

CDMSmith - Tampa

Why CDM Smith?

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.


Job Description

  • As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by: Performing as a resident roadway design engineer that will provide statewide design services on numerous projects.

  • Performing work as a senior engineer on preliminary and final highway design.

  • Independently deciding on engineering/scientific problem and methods.

  • Acting as a mentor for junior level employees.

  • Actively participating or assisting in new business development by contributing to strategic planning, marketing, and business operations planning.

  • Planning, developing, coordinating, and directing a large and important project or a number of small projects with many complex features.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil, transportation, or Structural Engineering or related discipline.

  • Certification as an Engineer in Training (EIT) or passing the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam in states where an EIT is not obtainable (within 18 months of hire or promotion or transfer).

  • 5 years of related experience.

  • Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • FL PE license.

  • OpenRoads experience.

  • Experience as a PM or Task Manager on FDOT facilities.

  • Local agency highway project design experience desirable.

Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular

Amount of Travel Required: 5%

Florida - Tampa

27724BR


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City Engineer

City of Lawrenceville, Georgia

The City of Lawrenceville, Georgia is looking for a City Engineer.

The City Engineer is responsible for planning, design, specification development, bidding, and construction management of a variety of projects including streets, stormwater drainage and management, and other infrastructure projects.  The City Engineer reports to the City Manager and handles the following on a daily basis:

  • Plans, directs, and supervises employees, including professional Engineers within the department.

  • Schedules, assigns, inspects, and evaluates work; instructs personnel in correct methods and procedures; monitors work on a daily basis; reviews and evaluates employee performance.

  • Prepares, or manages through staff and consultants, engineering designs, specifications, cost, and quantity estimates for projects; Obtains required rights-of-way, easements and permits for street, sidewalk and storm drainage projects and other infrastructure.

  • Conducts site inspections of construction projects and discusses problems that may require project changes with affected crews or contractors; recommends methods of resolving unusual or complex engineering problems related to storm water drainage, road construction, site development and utilities.

  • Serves as City’s project engineer as required; researches applicable codes, regulations, and requirements for assigned projects; develops and manages engineering plans and compiles preliminary layout of plans; writes specifications for plans; coordinates required advertising for bids; advises contractor(s) and construction inspectors during construction phase.

  • Reviews for permit new commercial, industrial, governmental, and subdivision construction plans to ensure compliance with applicable codes and ordinances including, but not limited to, soil erosion and sediment control. Reviews commercial and industrial construction plans; subdivision plans; and other development plans to ensure compliance with applicable codes and ordinances including site development, grading and drainage, demolition, erosion and sediment control.

  • Provides engineering services or management of engineering consultants for city projects; designs projects and develops contract and bid documents; prepares cost estimates for proposed projects; provides surveying necessary for planning, design, and construction of public projects; reviews, verifies, and processes payment requests by contractors constructing public projects; maintains and finalizes project record documents.

  • Facilitates engineering bid proposals on city projects and provides bid recommendations to the City Manager and City Council.

  • Oversees the operation of the City’s stormwater utility, erosion control, flood hazard enforcement and MS4 requirements; serves as chair of the Stormwater Utility Board.

  • Investigates citizen complaints regarding roadway, storm drainage, and right-of-way issues related to city infrastructure projects and makes recommendations for correction action as needed.

  • Updates the City Manager, Mayor, and Council on the progress of projects and gives advice regarding city infrastructure needs.

  • Enforces city codes and issues citations related to Engineering Department issues.

Candidate qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, public administration, project management or a closely related field, with a Master's degree preferred

  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in a related-engineering field; or equivalent training, education, and/or experience required

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) is required.  Professional Engineer (PE) is highly desired

  • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Georgia Driver’s License within 30 days of hire

Compensation & Benefits:

The expected starting salary range for this position is between $100,000-$125,000(depending on qualifications of the selected candidate), with a comprehensive benefits package, including health and dental insurance options.  City provides employer paid short-term disability, long-term disability, accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) and life insurance that pays two times the employee’s annual salary.  The retirement plan is a 401(a) with City contributions and a 457 deferred compensation plan, paid time off, and negotiable relocation expenses.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates must submit by email a cover letter, resume at least 5 job related refereces and salary history no later than February 23, 2021 to: Lisa Ward, Senior Vice President, The Mercer Group, Inc. at lisaward912@gmail.com.  Any questions please call 706-983-9326.  Interviews are expected to be conducted the middle of March 2021.

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Project Manager - Water/Wastewater

Stantec - Naples

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake - whether at the local, regional, or watershed level - thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

An opportunity exists in Stantec's Water Sector for a highly motivated Civil or Environmental Engineering Project Manager with water and wastewater conveyance and treatment design, as well as construction experience. This position will be based out of our Naples, FL location.

Your Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will use their management and technical abilities to complete the process mechanical detailed design of water and wastewater projects and manage a team of design professionals and technicians to deliver projects involving the design of water and wastewater treatment facilities, wastewater collection systems, and water supply and transmission systems.

  • Manage a team of design professionals and technicians

  • Management of a water and wastewater infrastructure projects

  • Interact with clients and management regarding status of project scope, schedule, and budget

  • Apply and share experience/knowledge of treatment, wastewater collection, and water system conveyance facility design

  • Lead and manage preparation of construction documents including design drawings, specifications, and construction cost estimates

  • Research and understand issues related to wastewater and water resources that impact individual projects

  • Ensure that projects' needs are met in a timely and effective manner

  • Provide oversight, coordination, and problem solving in managing design teams providing Engineering Services During Construction for multiple projects under construction.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Efficient project execution of multiple concurrent projects. Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Ability to work cohesively with a diverse range of personalities.

  • Ability to lead and mentor junior staff to support their career development.

  • Can develop construction cost estimates.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Project or Primavera project and able to develop design and construction schedules.

  • Understands client expectations, project budgeting, proposal writing, invoicing.

  • Technical expert in all relevant areas of design and understanding of various design methods.

  • Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite, Adobe/Bluebeam and AutoCAD.

  • Effective communicator and able to work on and lead teams.

  • Proficient in relevant 2D required, both 3D platform preferred (Autodesk and Bentley) design software, which may include AutoCAD Civil3D, InfoWORKS, PondKing, StormCAD, WaterCAD, Biowin, GPS-X, Visual MINTEQ and HADES, in accordance with expertise.

  • Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license.

  • Prior to employment, this position will require the successful passing of a pre-employment physical and drug screen.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Civil/Environmental Engineering from an accredited institution. Master of Science in Civil/Environmental, Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering from an accredited institution preferred.

Licensed Professional Engineer registered in Florida (or the ability to obtain a Florida Professional Engineer’s license within 6 months of hire).

Minimum of 12 years of experience or the combination of education and experience. Design and construction experience in South or Southwest Florida preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans.

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Product Resource Engineer

Rinker Pipe

The Product Resource Engineer acts as a technical resource who develops relationships with and educates potential specifiers (DOT, municipal, private, etc.) in the benefits of specifying concrete pipe and box. Develop relationship with DOT leadership, materials, bridge, construction, and hydraulics engineers to keep them educated on AASHTO and local issues. Identify and rewrite key specifications in Florida that need modifications to make Rinker Materials' pipe and box products more competitive.  Solicit upcoming project information from engineers while making calls. Communicate major project information with sales staff. Conduct lunch and learn and college engineering class presentations. Maintain active participation in appropriate professional associations including, but not limited to, the local Concrete Pipe Association. Attend appropriate local trade shows and handle Rinker trade show booth when necessary. Position requires excellent communication and organizational skills and attention to detail. BS or MS, Civil Engineering; with prior experience in precast or prestressed concrete industry, preferred. PE required. Send to jeffery.hite@rinkerpipe.com.

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