Project Manager

Pasadena, CA

Project Manager - ( 240001E6 )


Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.

Your Opportunity

We have an opportunity for a civil engineer who is interested in taking their career to the next level. The Project Manager position offers opportunities to utilize your design experience and team leadership for successfully delivering projects through the initiation, planning, design execution, permit processing, construction observation, and close-out phases. This role is ideal for a motivated, energetic team player who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment. We thrive on collaboration with cross-functional teams and a client-focused environment.

With our emphasis on sustainability, resiliency, and community, this role will impact and contribute to the growth of our Community Development Group in Pasadena, California, and the regional area. You will play an important role in preparing design documents, providing technical guidance, fostering, and promoting client relationships, and business development.

Our team supports a wide range of clients in the private sector and designs a wide variety of project types including subdivisions, site development, industrial sites, healthcare campus, corporate campuses, and commercial developments for both local and nationwide clients. We have new opportunities for talented and motivated team members / partners to lead new project opportunities. We are eager to grow and develop an emerging leader that will be an integral part of expanding our local team.

Join us to be part of a highly skilled team working on the region’s most critical projects.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as the technical lead for the project team responsible for preparing grading, drainage, wet utility, street improvements, and other civil engineering design documents, as well as hydrology/hydraulic storm water modeling and hydraulic modeling of pipe networks.

  • Manage multiple projects. Developing proposals and managing the approved scope, budget and schedule are a key role.

  • Lead the Design Team on civil engineering related services.

  • Day-to-day project oversight and communication with the client and project team.

  • Develop, track, update, forecast and modify the project schedule and budget throughout all phases of the project.

  • Prepare project status reports on a regular basis.

  • Review and approve all invoices and change orders associated with the project.

  • Reports to Senior Associate.

  • Assist in developing new work opportunities and building client relationships.

  • Responsible for the overall project performance and implementation of our project management frameworks.

  • Primary point of contact and representative to internal partners and clients.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Strong understanding of design and construction permitting / approval process and requirements.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and relevant design software (AutoCAD Civil3D, locally accepted hydrology and hydraulic programs, etc.)

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, and team oriented.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills and problem-solving abilities.

  • Local project resume and experience strongly preferred.

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

Education and Experience

  • Minimum 8 years of related experience in Civil Engineering

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or a related degree

  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.E.)

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary 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.

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Salary Range(s):

  • CA Other Areas $100,200 - CA Other Areas $145,300 Min/Max Pay Range for postings located in CA (SF Area includes SF, SJS & WLC)

The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. At Stantec certain roles are bonus eligible.

Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : United States-California-Pasadena

Organization : BC-2042 CommDev-US West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Mar 27, 2024, 8:32:18 AM

Req ID: 240001E6

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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