Civil Project Manager

Collins Engineers, Inc. Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Looking for a unique opportunity to work for an ENR top rated engineering company with room for growth? As a leader in the industry, Collins offers an interesting and varied mix of projects and great career advancement opportunities. Our Milwaukee office is currently seeking an experienced Project Manager for Civil Design/ Land Development. This position will be part of our Milwaukee team, but may have the opportunity to sit in our Chicago office.

Summary

The Civil Project Manager performs higher level assignments designed to develop professional work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard and moderate engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria. Supervisor screens assignments for unusual complexities and selects non-routine techniques and procedures to be applied. Has some responsibility for direction of engineers and drafters.

Position Description

TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Prepares and designs plans for site grading, drainage, paving, utilities, and roadways for public and private sector clients. Contributes significantly to projects of all sizes.

  • Prepares hydrology, earthwork, and roadway plans and profile evaluations.

  • Assists in collecting due diligence information and preparing concept site engineering plans.

  • Contributes significantly to the preparation of engineering reports, plans, and specifications.

  • Prepares submittals to State, Municipal, and other agencies.

  • Applies judgment on design decisions and selects from standard engineering techniques and alternatives.

  • Makes independent decisions within a general framework and work within agreed upon timelines and budgets.

  • Interacts with other departments and offices in order to coordinate work.

  • Is active in technical societies.

  • Works closely with a Senior Project Manager to gain project management experience.

  • Responsible for moderately difficult engineering projects in field or office in accordance with plans and specifications.

  • Works directly with clients.

  • Responsible for project schedules and timely completion of projects.

  • Monitors project budgets.

  • Ensures accurate client billings and monitors outstanding accounts receivable.

  • Assists in proposal preparation, project scoping, estimating project costs, project planning, and project quality.

  • Is available to attend meetings or events outside of normal working hours.

  • Provides direction to Civil Engineers and Engineering Technicians.

  • Actively observes and acts in an appropriate manner related to safety.

  • Ensures that staff needing specialized training in health and safety procedures and practices receives such training and that safety is discussed as an important aspect of their work.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year university, plus appropriate continuing education and a minimum of 10 years experience.

  • Has proficient knowledge of hydrology, AutoCAD and Civil 3D software.

  • Project Management experience required.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.)
  • Valid driver's license

Additional Information

View physical demands and our commitment to safety. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

As a federal contractor, Collins Engineers is a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

Notice to Third Party Agencies

Collins Engineers, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer.

For more information, please download the below documents:

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  • Note: to enable links and learn more about our benefits and culture, please view this posting on the Collins website at https://www.collinsengr.com/careers/benefits/.

Responsibilities TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Prepares and designs plans for site grading, drainage, paving, utilities, and roadways for public and private sector clients. Contributes significantly to projects of all sizes.

  • Prepares hydrology, earthwork, and roadway plans and profile evaluations.

  • Assists in collecting due diligence information and preparing concept site engineering plans.

  • Contributes significantly to the preparation of engineering reports, plans, and specifications.

  • Prepares submittals to State, Municipal, and other agencies.

  • Applies judgment on design decisions and selects from standard engineering techniques and alternatives.

  • Makes independent decisions within a general framework and work within agreed upon timelines and budgets.

  • Interacts with other departments and offices in order to coordinate work.

  • Is active in technical societies.

  • Works closely with a Senior Project Manager to gain project management experience.

  • Responsible for moderately difficult engineering projects in field or office in accordance with plans and specifications.

  • Works directly with clients.

  • Responsible for project schedules and timely completion of projects.

  • Monitors project budgets.

  • Ensures accurate client billings and monitors outstanding accounts receivable.

  • Assists in proposal preparation, project scoping, estimating project costs, project planning, and project quality.

  • Is available to attend meetings or events outside of normal working hours.

  • Provides direction to Civil Engineers and Engineering Technicians.

  • Actively observes and acts in an appropriate manner related to safety.

  • Ensures that staff needing specialized training in health and safety procedures and practices receives such training and that safety is discussed as an important aspect of their work. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: - Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited four-year university, plus appropriate continuing education and a minimum of 10 years experience.

  • Has proficient knowledge of hydrology, AutoCAD and Civil 3D software.

  • Project Management experience required. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) - Valid driver's license

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Civil Project Manager

Collins Engineers, Inc.