Project Manager

The Details

Position Type

Work for Water

Position Title
Project Manager
Position Description

Garver is seeking a Project Manager to join our established North Texas Water team working on water infrastructure specific projects. The Project Manager will lead a team consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and CAD technicians focused on the production of design phase deliverables including reports, studies, technical memoranda, design manuals, plans, details and specifications.

Position Salary

Commensurate with experience


Preferred Education

Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited program

Scope of Responsibilities

Be technically competent with water or wastewater engineering and civil engineering
Manage scope, budget, and schedule for a team of multi-disciplined (civil, process, structural, mechanical, electrical, and I&C) project engineers, design engineers, and CAD Technicians in the development of various Water Business Line projects
Manage multiple projects concurrently
Manage project budgets including the development of detailed project instructions, scope of work, level of effort, and associated man-hour estimates
Be responsible for time management and work product quality
Keep accurate and up-to-date project accounting on all assigned projects
Conduct written and oral project reporting for clients and Team Leader. Reporting will include project design status, upcoming milestones, project accounting, percent completes, progress reports, etc.
Prepare and execute Quality Assurance and Quality Control Plans
Lead internal and external project workshops
Be responsible for continuing education and learning based on project needs, as well as overall needs of the team
Construction management, excluding construction observation, for local projects

Responsibilities will include design and managing a variety of projects related to:
Water conveyance and distribution, including pump stations and storage facilities
Wastewater conveyance and collection, including lift stations and forcemains
Pipeline inspection and rehabilitation
Water and Wastewater master planning
In addition to design, this role will include coordination with other support disciplines, coordination with regional offices and regulating agencies, and quality assurance and quality control. Periodic travel will be required on an as-needed basis for projects, conferences, marketing, and other duties.
The Project Manager will also assist the North Texas Water Team Leader in managing and mentoring teams, coordinating schedules, monitoring budgets, and ensuring the delivery of quality products that adhere to Garver standardization. This Project Manager will also be included in client meetings and at industry conferences on behalf of Garver and the Water Business Line.

Qualifications & Experience

Must have 6 or more years of similar technical experience

Must be registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the state of TX

Previous experience having been in responsible charge of designs, including detailed plans and specifications, for water and wastewater projects

Must have a strong knowledge base of engineering principals related to water and wastewater infrastructure

Must have a basic understanding of the multi-disciplined practices (i.e. process, surveying, geotechnical, structural, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation & control) required for the implementation of water/wastewater infrastructure improvements

Must have strong communication skills

Must be passionate about client service and the water industry

Must have a strong work ethic

Must be proficient with MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Project and Outlook

Application Closing Date

January 30, 2020

Application Instructions

Interested applicants can apply at:

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