Water/Wastewater Assistant Project Manager

Posted Date 8 months ago(10/25/2023 4:44 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Location
US-NC-Raleigh | US-VA-Danville | US-NC-Charlotte
Water/Waste Water
Relocation Assistance
Service Line

Job Description

Dewberry has an excellent career opportunity available for a Water/Wastewater Assistant Project Manager in our Raleigh or Charlotte, NC or Danville VA offices. The Assistant Project Manager will be responsible for supporting our team on water and wastewater design projects for public and private sector utilities clients (water and wastewater).


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.



  • Planning and modeling of water and wastewater system.
  • Design of water and sanitary sewer pipelines and processes
  • Developing opinions of probable project cost.
  • Coordinating design with other design disciplines.
  • Conducting process and equipment sizing calculations.
  • Developing design drawings and specifications.
  • Designing, selecting and specifying process equipment (pumps, blowers, mixers, filters, tanks, etc.).
  • Assist PM with client relationship management.
  • Visit clients, job-sites and consultant offices as needed to support project and business development needs.
  • Collaborating and assist PM with managing design teams in aspects of a given project to develop detailed design documents for construction plans.
  • Manage scope, schedules and budget of projects.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering,
  • 4-6 years of related experience.
  • North Carolina PE required.
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and Microsoft office is required.
  • Familiar with Modeling and GIS software.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, coworkers, sub consultants, and county/agency review staff.

Don’t meet every single requirement? At Dewberry we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for our employees. So if you’re excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the position description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.


*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.


Notice to Third Party Recruiters:  Dewberry only compensates job placement recruiters that have a valid Dewberry-approved written agreement in place for recruiting services. Dewberry does not compensate third party recruiters for unsolicited job placement candidate information.


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