Michael Baker International’s Water Group provides innovative consulting, planning and engineering solutions for the entire spectrum of the water cycle. We have proven experience in providing a full range of professional services from scientific and technical analysis, concept through design, and construction support services. Protection and management of water resources starts at the watershed level and follows the movement of water through urban and agricultural areas, streams, lakes and reservoirs, water distribution systems, wastewater collection systems, and water/wastewater treatment plants.
Michael Baker is actively seeking an experienced Water/Wastewater Project Manager to join our Manassas, VA office. You’ll be a part of our team of talented engineers working on a variety of water, wastewater and municipal infrastructure projects that include planning, design, engineering and construction support, with a focus on pipelines, pump stations, metering/flow control facilities, storage tanks, utility relocations, etc. The Project Manager will direct engineers and designers in planning, design and construction of Water and Wastewater infrastructure and will act as the design task leader for these projects. You also will also have responsibility for preparation and management of task scopes and fees, budgets, schedules, and quality deliverables. As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for the following:
Leading a team of engineers and designers performing various tasks from developing hydraulic models to preparing design plans, specifications, cost estimates, and performing/directing data collection and field investigations.
Attend and actively participate in client marketing activities, including serving as client manager for various local clients, representing the firm at project meetings, attending conferences and/or engineering society functions, lead and/or assist in identifying new opportunities, and assist with development of marketing proposals for project pursuits.
Oversee the preparation of hydraulic modeling efforts, calculations, modeling, and preparation of technical memoranda and/or preliminary engineering reports, exhibits and design drawings for design projects.
Coordinate preparation of design drawings, specifications and associated tasks with other project discipline team leaders, subconsultants
Supervise and develop talent of younger engineers
10 plus years of increasingly responsible experience in engineering design and project management
Possess a B.S. degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or related field. Advanced engineering degree is a plus.
Possess excellent external and internal, oral and written communication skills.
Exercise strong engineering judgment and have a solid background in water/wastewater projects
Be a self-starter, versatile and capable of leading design efforts for multiple concurrent projects
Proficiency with MS Office Suite, including Word, Outlook, Project, Excel and PowerPoint, and Oracle-based Project Financial Reporting System is required
Professional Engineer (PE) licensed in the State of Virginia, or ability to obtain a reciprocal Virginia P.E. license immediately
Internal Number: 181963
About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting has been partnering with communities since 1940 to solve their most complex infrastructure challenges with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, security management, systems integration and intelligence solutions. Our clients include federal, state, and municipal governments; foreign allied governments; and a wide range of private development and other commercial partners.