The Engineering Project Manager II is responsible for the execution of one or more complex projects and the effective and efficient management of projects consistent with established guidelines, procedures and systems.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Assumes responsibility for the planning, design, construction and closeout phases of assigned projects.
Coordinate with stakeholders, consultants, contractors and vendors throughout the project to ensure success.
Maintain comprehensive project documentations for all Engineering Department activities including contract documents, accounting documents and formal correspondences.
Oversee departmental spending through generating requisitions and purchase orders, processing invoices and explaining project to Finance Department.
Prepare, review plans for infrastructure expansions, plant modifications and facility upgrades.
Performs technical, para-professional engineering work that is carried out in accordance with general instructions and established practices and procedures.
Coordinates project permitting efforts; ensures all necessary permits have been submitted to appropriate regulatory agencies and remain active during the course of construction.
Tracks and reports project cost, schedules and status; works to keep projects on time and within budget.
Oversees construction projects by inspecting the progress and quality of construction. Reviews drawings, submittals and analytical test reports. Assures contractor performance with construction drawings and specifications, as well as AlexRenew procedures and guidelines. Prepares and negotiates change orders. Reviews and approves contractor applications for payment.
Prepares statements of work for inclusion in requests for proposals and invitations for bid; evaluates proposals and bid documents; prepares recommendations for award; manages professional service contracts.
Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with internal and external agencies.
Adhere to AlexRenew Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) programs; abiding by the policies, procedures and rules set forth by the programs; active involvement in the programs to assist in providing a safe and healthy workplace for everyone.
Participate in communications training programs. Shares information as requested about position and tasks with communications team. As requested, participates in various outreach activities, such as career panels and guided tours.
Understands and weaves our organizational sustainability objectives into daily work and decision making.
Actively promotes safe behaviors and health awareness at all times in the execution of daily tasks.
Perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, experience, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, engineering, architecture, construction management or related field preferred.
Ten (10) years’ experience in engineering and project management and/or construction management experience desired.
Ability to resolve problems using tact and diplomacy.
Outstanding interpersonal, multitasking, organizational, problem-solving and project management skills.
Advanced technical knowledge of the MS Office Suite; and ideal candidates are detail-oriented, proactive, adaptable and highly efficient.
Work cooperatively with others; and work under pressure and/or frequent interruptions.
PE or RA licensure preferred; PMP or CCM certification desirable.
About Alexandria Renew Enterprises
The Alexandria Renew Enterprises operates one of the most advanced wastewater reclamation facilities in the United States, located on a 35-acre site within walking distance of Old Town Alexandria in Northern Virginia. ARenew serves about 350,000 people in the City of Alexandria and part of Fairfax County, processing an average of 13 billion gallons of wastewater each year. ARenew is committed to being an environmental steward, good neighbor, and industry leader in its day-to-day treatment of water.