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Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager-Water/Wastewater

Company: Veolia North America
Location: Paramus
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

This position is responsible for managing all activities related to the successful delivery of medium and large capital infrastructure projects from inception to completion, the size and sensitivity of which have a significant impact to Operational, Financial, Regulatory and/or other Company objectives. The candidate works closely with Operations personnel at the local business units and contract operations, managing and coordinating project activities utilizing a cross functional team approach. The candidate works to ensure Asset Owner satisfaction by delivering projects in accordance with the success criteria defined in the project plan (i.e. operational performance, budget, schedule, regulatory compliance, etc.) Qualifications Education/Equivalent: Bachelor's Degree in Civil, Mechanical or Environmental Engineering or related field, commensurate experience may be considered. Professional Engineer License (PE) desired, PMP and/or Construction Management certifications a plus.Work Experience Needed: Minimum 10 years of experience managing water/wastewater design and construction projects and upgrade projects for treatment plants, pumping stations, wastewater collection systems and water transmission/distribution systems. Substantial work experience managing project with budgets of $10 million or greater is preferred. Experience with environmental regulatory framework and permitting approvals.Special Skills/Abilities Needed: Strong project management skills (initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing). Thorough working knowledge of water and wastewater Process applications. Superior personal effectiveness skills, visible "leadership by example" utilizing participative management involving employees and teamwork whenever possible. Strong communication, presentation and reporting skills. Experience utilizing alternate project delivery methods (design-build, integrated project delivery) and contracting methods (guaranteed maximum price, reimbursable) Computer skills (MS Project, MS Office, Oracle PeopleSoft, Oracle Hyperion or other planning/performance monitoring tools a plus). Financial analysis skills, including budget management, ongoing assessment of project risks/opportunities and basic accounting knowledge.Essential Functions: Ability to travel approximately 30-40%. Most travel is to/from project sites within the Veolia service territories of New York, New Jersey and Delaware. Ability to work transversally with corporate and local business units. Nature & Scope-Principal Areas of Responsibilities: Manage water/wastewater projects, including conceptual design/development, coordination of pilot testing, development of the project plans and internal funding approvals. Manage the development of technical, bidding and contractual documents in accordance with corporate engineering guidelines including negotiations of agreements in coordination with supply chain management. Ensure corporate Technical and Environmental Health and Safety/Security standards are incorporated into the design specifications. Manage environmental and governmental permitting in coordination with local business unit staff. Support the oversight of construction management personnel to ensure timely completion of assignments, budget compliance and adherence to applicable standards. Drive efficiency into project delivery through the monitoring of delivery metrics and utilization of alternate procurement and delivery methods. Provide monthly reports to management regarding the status of capital projects and issues affecting project performance. Participate in the development of engineering design and delivery processes and standards. Provide technical expertise on engineering and operational issues and support facility condition assessments for our water/wastewater operations.Job Type: Full-timeSalary: $110,000.00 - $125,000.00 per yearBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shift Monday to Friday On call Weekend availabilitySupplemental Pay: Bonus payAbility to commute/relocate: Paramus, NJ 07652: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Education: Bachelor's (Required)Experience: Utility Management: 4 years (Preferred) Large Infrastructure: 1 year (Required)License/Certification: P.E. Certification (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Veolia North America, Paterson , Senior Project Engineer/Project Manager-Water/Wastewater, Engineering , Paramus, New Jersey

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