Project Manager – Richmond, VA

Career Experts is seeking a Project Manager with strong expertise in study and design of larger water and wastewater pumping stations (greater than 20 MGD) to serve our clients in Mid-Atlantic region. The individual needs to have proven experience in project management, client relationship management and business development. The individual is required to have strong technical expertise and hands-on experience in study and design of large pumping stations including initial site selection, flow diversion and junction structures, system hydraulics and piping design, wet well design, pump selection, force main design, screening facility and debris disposal, operating control, start-up assistance, pump performance diagnosis, pumping facility rehabilitation, field service during construction.

The perfect fit will have Wastewater treatment plant design experience (doer/seller role – mentoring staff, client relationship/mgt, technical work and marketing/business development).  CSO experience (combined sewer overflow) is a plus. The projects are municipal infrastructure wastewater treatment plant projects for the City of Richmond and other local municipalities.


  • Work with existing staff on existing projects to assure high quality deliverables and client satisfaction
  • Lead and manage projects for study and design of large water and/or wastewater pumping stations, and assessment of exiting pumping station facilities
  • Maintain and enhance relationships with existing clients, as well as develop relationships with prospective clients that are aligned with the Business Plan
  • Assist in the development and implementation of specific client plans and project pursuit plans and lead the development of technical proposals
  • Mentor and develop technical staff with respect to the responsibilities listed herein
  • Other required duties as assigned.


Education:     Bachelor of Science degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related field Experience:   A minimum of 10 years relevant experience in water and wasterwater engineering consulting is required. A professional engineer (PE) license is required


  • Ability to develop and manage client relationships and demonstrated ability to manage large projects
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills
  • In-depth knowledge of system hydraulics and pumping station design standards for various applications
  • Demonstrated experience in project delivery including the management of client expectations, multi-discipline technical team, and financial aspects of projects
  • Self-starter with ability to participate collaboratively with team and lead and manage others

Travel Demands: Occasional travel to client offices

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