Storm Water Services maintains and improves stormwater infrastructure within the City streets and rights-of-way. Staff currently manages more than 400 storm drainage improvement projects. Storm Water Services invests millions in capital improvements throughout our community each year. Storm Water Services is one of the largest stormwater utilities in the Southeast with more than 200,000 customer accounts about 200 employees.
Job Title: Engineering Team Project Manager
This position is based in the Storm Water Services and is responsible for providing project management skills and principles in conjunction with the planning, design and construction of storm water infrastructure improvement projects in support of the Engineering Team.
This position is involved in managing engineering consultants that perform planning, design and construction administration of storm water infrastructure improvement projects, stream restoration projects and pollution control projects. Project budgets range from $50,000 to $5,000,000.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Complete technical review of consultant prepared planning reports, construction plans, cost estimates and contract specifications for technical competency, consistency and constructability issues
Manage/control project schedules, budgets and design requirements for flood control, stream restoration, and water quality projects
Serve as lead coordinator for clients and citizens on all assigned projects
Provide customer service by serving as key divisional and team resource
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to successfully perform project management tasks including the proactive management of the critical path in project initiation, planning, implementation, and closeout
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, departments, City Officials, and the public
Working knowledge of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Drainage Design Manual, City of Charlotte Land Development Standards, NCDOT Standards and Specifications, and other local ordinances, requirements, and/or manuals
Ability to plan, prioritize and organize work and complete assignments with minimal supervision
Ability to apply conflict resolution techniques and to work collaboratively and effectively with others
Proficient computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office Products (Word and Excel)
Ability to interpret, analyze, prepare, and explain complex technical reports, data, technical specifications and recommendations
A valid driver’s license, a good driving record with the ability to obtain and maintain a City Driving Permit
$73,910 - $92,387 Commensurate with Experience
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The City of Charlotte is a drug and alcohol-free workplace
Licensure as a Professional Engineer is preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field and three (3) years of progressive work experience in planning, design and construction of storm drainage systems.
About City of Charlotte
The City of Charlotte is the largest municipality in North Carolina and the 17th largest city in the United States, with a total population of more than 872,498 citizens. A major commerce center, Charlotte hosts several of the nation’s largest banks and technology companies.
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