Gannett Fleming

  • Water/Wastewater - Senior Project Manager

    Job Locations US-NJ-Piscataway | US-NY-Woodbury
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    Water / Wastewater
    Employment Status
  • Company Overview


    At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


    Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

    What You Will Do

    • Plans, schedules, and conducts engineering work on projects of medium to large sizes of moderately complex nature
    • Responsible for budget, schedule, contractual obligations and quality standards
    • Directs several subordinate supervisors or team leaders
    • Responsible for training and monitoring internal staff
    • Initiates and maintains extensive contacts with key engineers and officials of other organizations and companies
    • Has full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments
    • Plans and develops projects concerned with unique or controversial problems that have an important effect on major organization programs
    • Develop standards and guides for diverse engineering activities
    • Determine program objectives and requirements and organize programs and projects
    • Involved in exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation, and development of novel concepts and approaches
    • Responsible for acting independently and making authoritative decisions on technical matters
    • Develops significant relationships with new and existing clients and has responsibility for client maintenance
    • Supports firm's relationships with client management personnel
    • Active in professional associations, including presentation of technical papers, member of technical committee, officer of local or national organization
    • Identify needs for recruitment of new employees and participates in selection process


    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in Civil, Environmental, or Mechanical Engineering
    • Greater than 15 -20 years professional experience (exclusive of any advanced degree)
    • Registration as a Professional Engineer in New York or New Jersey
    • Must have demonstrated experience in the design and construction phase of medium, and large sized water and/or wastewater infrastructure projects with full responsibility for budget, schedule, contractual obligations and quality standards
    • Experience includes water and/or wastewater treatment facilities, wastewater collection systems, water transmission/distribution projects, pipeline rehabilitation projects, master planning, and pump stations
    • Ability to evaluate progress of staff and results obtained, and recommends major changes to achieve overall objectives
    • Demonstrate creative, foresight and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving unprecedented engineering problems
    • Ability to communicate effectively with clients and project team
    • Deliver high quality services within budget and schedule constraints
    • Familiarity with codes and regulations related to water and wastewater treatment
    • Demonstrated ability in physical, chemical, biological processes, hydraulics, and principals of water and wastewater treatment plant design



    Life at Gannett Fleming


    For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


    Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


    Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


    NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


    Location: Piscataway, NJ
    Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
    Employment Status: Full-time
    Internal Requisition ID: 2018-5343


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