We are hiring! The Senior Water/Wastewater Infrastructure Project Manager is an integral part of Water Infrastructure team. This position is based out of Henderson, NV.
Atkins is one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
How will you contribute to the team?
Participating in conducting engineering investigations and planning work by identifying and completing tasks. These tasks may include collection and analysis of data, performance of calculations, and researching the feasibility of alternative design approaches, site conditions, and/or regulatory agency specifications or regulations
Prepare project work plans and develop project scopes, schedules, and budgets
Monitor/manage project production for compliance with schedule, budget and quality objective.
Maintain communications with team members, clients, and others involved with the project.
Supervise multidiscipline teams with staff of varying experience. Be able to mentor junior staff. Provide workload forecasting for staff.
Monitor/manage design and development of plans and drawings, which may include the development of preliminary layout and/or final drawings.
Monitor/manage generation and development of project specifications and supporting documents including cost estimates and options analysis.
Perform quality control, maintain quality standards in work produced, check computations or review design drawings.
Support business development activities from identification of opportunities to preparing proposals and making presentations to clients. Work closely with other units of the company to develop marketing and business development strategies to target client and business opportunities in the Southern Nevada area
Demonstrate strong project management skills. PMP certification is a plus.
Perform engineering calculations.
Participate on projects involving construction activities by reviewing shop drawings for conformance with specifications; assist in recordkeeping and in generating progress reports; observe relatively simple construction procedures.
Comprehend hydraulic modeling for gravity and pressure systems and perform analysis.
Contribute to technical report writing and data/analysis summary tables and exhibits
Prepare cost and material quantity estimates.
Coordinate work with other engineers and professionals within and outside own discipline, and with support services staff.
Perform such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.
Uphold engineering ethics and professional standards of conduct.
Lead and mentor project teams.
What will you contribute?
Bachelors degree in field(s) of practice. Graduate degree preferred. Management coursework and/or MBA a plus. This level may be achieved with ten years of experience in project production and technical professional activities, four of these working as a project manager.
Excellent interpersonal skills and strong technical writing and communications skills. Experience and familiarity with the following programs is preferred: AutoCAD, MicroStation, ArcGIS, SWMM, Storm/Sewer/WaterCAD, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project)
Local working experience in Southern Nevada or adjacent regions is preferred
Active in one or more Technical Organizations such as ASCE, AWWA, APWA.
PE license in NV is required.