Water/Wastewater Project Manager


Birmingham, AL, US

Work as a water/wastewater project manager supporting civil infrastructure projects while having a hand in transforming tomorrow.
We are looking for a highly motivated project manager to provide management and overall leadership for our Birmingham, AL civil infrastructure project delivery team.  The candidate will work on and manage a variety of water and wastewater projects and assist with serving our municipal, federal and other clients in Alabama and Northwest Florida. This position will be required to review planning/study documents, preliminary designs, detailed designs, plan reviews, and periodic on-site observations. Each day, this position will be an important team member as they participate in the management of design, coordination, and execution of projects for our clients. This position will need to work independently on a wide-variety of task with peers in the Birmingham, AL office and throughout the company. This position should be a self-motivated professional with a desire to grow personally as well as professionally with each project in our diverse and fast-paced office.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Lead project teams on the design, delivery, and oversight of water/wastewater/conveyance projects.
  • Supervise, train, and mentor less experienced project managers, engineers and designers.
  • Oversee the preparation of models, engineering specifications, data sheets, sketches, drawings and calculations in support of engineering activities.
  • Oversee the preparation of planning documents, reports, studies, and calculations.
  • Participate in construction support activities including construction management, review of submittals, responding to contractor’s questions, site visits, and startup and commissioning
  • Monitoring, controlling and reporting against budget, forecasted progress, schedule and deliverables.
  • Serve as primary liaison between review teams and internal and external project management and delivery team leadership and resources.
  • Participate in business development activities for Alabama clients.
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
  • B.S. in Environmental or Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline
  • At least 15 years of experience as a civil/environmental engineer primarily in the wastewater treatment and conveyance field.
  • Experience in serving various municipal clients involving a wide variety of fields including water and wastewater for planning, consulting, design and construction services.
  • Professional Engineer’s license in the State of Alabama (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • Strong data analysis and technical problem solving
  • Outgoing and positive attitude, dependable, and committed to meet all assigned project deadlines.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
  • M.S. in Environmental or Civil Engineering or related engineering discipline
  • 20 years of relevant experience
  • Experience serving various municipal clients in Alabama
Join CH2M and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life changing infrastructure that improves the Birmingham community.  See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.
At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Developing People through Challenging Projects.
CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.