• Senior Project Manager/Team Leader - Site/Civil

    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/19/2019 11:29 AM)
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    US-VA-Glen Allen
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  • Job Description

    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.


    Dewberry is currently seeking a Site/Civil - Senior Project Manager/Team Leader for our Richmond, VA office.  The successful candidate will have technical, project management, and market access responsibilities to lead site/civil design projects with initial focus on Land Development in the Energy Division.  The types of Energy Projects anticipated are linear (overhead and underground transmission and distribution) as well as site (substation). Tasks will include permitting, site layout and development, grading and erosion control, drainage and stormwater management design, development of Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPPs), and public outreach.  Knowledge of local and state laws and proven ability regarding site development drawing production required. Extensive coordination and meetings with the Client are anticipated to meet project requirements, scope, and need.



    The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for leading teams in all aspects of site/civil project design including site layout, site planning, grading, storm water management, erosion & sediment control, roadways, utilities, and permitting for municipal, commercial, industrial, and institutional facilities. This individual will manage design for multiple projects, assist with business development/marketing/proposal efforts as well as oversee, train and mentor junior/mid-level staff. Candidates should have the ability to work closely with clients and agency staff, including attendance at public and/or construction meetings and also represent the company at other events as needed.

    Required Skills & Required Experience

    • BS degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
    • 8-15 years' experience of increasing levels of project and client responsibilities required.
    • Virginia PE license.
    • Proven ability to effectively achieve positive results in marketing and business development to include experience preparing proposals (technical and cost).
    • Strong client retention and new business development skills.
    • Ability to directly develop new multi-discipline work.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Ability to work on multiple project assignments concurrently.
    • Ability to work and interact with clients, maintain project budgets and schedules.
    • Ability to provide technical support to design staff is essential.
    • Desire to work in a team environment.
    • Ability to provide technical expertise to design staff.
    • Prior experience working within a consulting engineering environment is a plus.

    *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.

    *Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate 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.



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