Senior Water Engineering Project Manager
Why join us?
We are hiring! The Senior Water Engineering Project Manager will
be based out of our Henderson, Nevada office and reports to our
Senior Division Manager. The Sr. Water Engineering Project Manager,
under direction, provides professional and project management
expertise in municipal water design work including unconventional
projects requiring multiple technical units and/or subcontractors,
heavy regulatory agency involvement or extremely complex technical
requirements with clients such as City of Las Vegas, Clark County
and City of Henderson. Also performs the basic project functions of
production coordination, planning, organizing, directing,
controlling, financial management and marketing.
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
How will you contribute to the team?
- Design management and technical leadership of projects that
are, or in excess of, $5MM including pipeline design, channel
design, storm drain design, and sewer design.
- Coordinates communications between internal and external
associates, stakeholders and clients, and local, state and federal
agencies such as Southern Nevada Water Authority, Las Vegas Valley
Water District, Clark County Public Works, City of Henderson, City
of North Las Vegas, Clark County Regional Flood Control District,
Clark County Water Reclamation District, etc. Maintains frequent
contact with clients and regulatory agency personnel to determine
their respective needs and requirements.
- Provide the team with critical decision-making information and
business intelligence on the local and regional water market in
order to execute the business growth strategy, teaming discussions,
go-no evaluation and major proposal preparation.
- Directs project team compliance with contract terms, monitors
subcontractors' progress, performance and compliance with
contractual commitments; participates in contract dispute
resolution and litigation concerning project performance,
administration and other liability issues; reviews and approves
subconsultant and vendor invoices and resolves payment
- Monitors schedules, billings and reports; ensures appropriate
charging of manhours, costs and expenses to projects; assists in
obtaining payment from clients; resolves client disputes and
adjusts billing records as required; communicates project
progress/status to senior management and alerts them of project
production, quality control or financial performance problems.
- Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to
time deem necessary.
What will you contribute?
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering. 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
- Professional Engineer license in Nevada is required, or ability
to obtain in Nevada within 6 months. Certification as a "Project
Management Professional" (PMP) required within one year of assuming
- Ideal candidate will have minimum 7 years of technical
experience in pipeline design, channel design, storm drain design,
and sewer design.
- Understanding and general competency of CADD (Autodesk and
- Proven interpersonal skills, public speaking and persuasive
ability; strong project financial management and team management
skills; knowledge of production support systems and personal
What we offer at Atkins:
At Atkins, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which
- Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
- Competitive salary
- Flexible work schedules
- Group Insurance
- Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Learning and development programs, training, career
opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement
If this sounds like you and you would like to expand your career
with us, apply today!
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