Municipal Project Manager

Job Description

We are seeking a Municipal Project Manager for immediate full-time employment in the Houston headquarters office. We are looking for a self-motivated, aggressively enterprising individual wanting to expand their career opportunities within a growing consulting engineering firm.

  • Develops schematics, plans, specifications, cost estimates, studies and reports

  • Mentors Project Engineers, EITs, and CAD technicians

  • Schedules work for all team members

  • Manages project design schedules, budgets and scope

  • Responsible for project quality control

  • Involved with planning, design and construction phases of projects

  • Coordinates with the client and is responsible for meeting client schedules and budgets

  • Coordinates with local office and firm management to set, manage, and achieve specific office and firm goals

  • Assists and sometimes leads business development efforts to identify, pursue and win new work for the office and firm as a whole

This position requires self-motivation and the ability to work both independently and as part of a larger team in order to work toward common goals in serving our clients. This position includes providing engineering services for the following areas of design:

  • Roadway

  • Drainage/Hydraulics

  • Collection Facilities/Wastewater

  • Pump Stations

  • Small/Large Diameter Water Mains

  • Intersection Improvements

  • Pedestrian Facilities

  • Erosion Control

  • Traffic Control

  • Signing

  • Pavement Markings

  • Retaining Walls


Minimum Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from a university accredited by a State PE board

  • 7-15 years of municipal experience in the field of Civil Engineering

  • 3 years managing municipal engineering projects

  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Texas, or ability to obtain within 6 months

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3d

  • A strong work ethic and attention to detail

  • Able to lead and manage diverse engineering projects


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering
  • Proficiency in XP-SWMM, WinStorm/Houstorm and HEC-RAS

  • Precertification in TxDOT work categories

  • MicroStation proficient