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Project Manager - Houston Stormwater - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Posted:
November 11, 2018

Description:

Project Manager - Houston Stormwater - RT

Houston, Texas 77250

SUMMARY:

An excellent opportunity for a Drainage Engineer to work with a team of engineering professionals in delivering innovative solutions for a variety of roadway, transit, and drainage projects.

The candidate will have experience with feasibility studies, engineering modeling and design, and construction management. Candidates must be willing to work in a proactive team environment, mentor junior team members, and assist senior team members with delivering design and operational solutions to complex transportation problems.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The selected candidate will provide drainage analysis and design services for large transit and transportation projects while systematically building a self-sustaining drainage practice with support from other office locations. Project assignments will result in a steadily increasing level of complexity and responsibility.

Project role will also include tracking of task or project budgets and progress, coordination with other task leaders and project managers, coordination with cross-discipline plan components, and client interaction. Practice development responsibilities will include branding client as a drainage and stormwater firm, identifying and positioning for drainage work, and future staff development.

The new team member must demonstrate a strong background in all aspects of drainage engineering and design. Under minimal-to-general supervision, the selected candidate must independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques and procedures. The candidate may serve as a project manager in certain projects and help train entry-level employees, and assist more senior level engineers on large, more complex projects. The candidate must be comfortable sharing work and working with engineers and support staff remotely. In addition to project assignments, the candidate will be expected to assist on proposals and contribute to client relationships and business development efforts.

Key Knowledge and Experience Required

1. 8-12 years experience with a minimum of 6 years of experience

2. Bachelor of Sciene or Masters of Science degree in Civil Engineering.

3. Must have PE in TEXAS.

4. The candidate must have a strong technical background in drainage engineering.

5. The ideal candidate will have strong written and oral communication skills.

6. Design experience using and guiding the use of CADD and GIS software is preferable, particularly Microstation, AutoCAD, and ArcGIS.

7. Experience with at least several of the following drainage analysis and design tools are required: HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS steady and unsteady, SWMM, XP-SWMM 1D/2D, InfoWorks 1D/2D, StormCAD, and GEOPAK Drainage.

8. Additional software skills from related disciplines are also a plus.

9. Present Salary?

10. Salary Expectation?

11. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

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