Stantec Water/Wastewater Project Manager in Columbia, South Carolina

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

The water and wastewater business is booming for us in the Carolinas , and an opportunity exists within Stantec's Water Sector for a highly-motivated Project Manager with water and wastewater experience to join our team in Columbia.

The successful candidate will use their management and technical abilities to manage 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.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of design professionals and technicians

  • Management of 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; plans, 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.

  • Maintain excellent relationships with our clients.

  • Desire to develop business with municipal clients is a plus.

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.

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

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

  • Ability to work in a team environment without direct supervision.

  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an accredited institution.

Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of South Carolina, or the ability to obtain within 6 months .

Minimum of 8 years of experience in management and design or water and wastewater infrastructure projects.

Have the ability to work in a

Typical office environment working with computers and sitting at a desk. 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.

Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: United States-South Carolina-Columbia

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Sep 10, 2018, 11:22:46 AM

Req ID: 180001OJ