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Assistant Project Manager - Stormwater

Rockville, MD 20852

Posted: 05/22/2023 Employment Type: Contract To Hire Job Category: Project Management Job Number: 548195 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Your Responsibilities as an Assistant Stormwater Project Manager:
  • Support the full life cycle of stormwater and civil engineering projects along with a team comprised of a high functioning team of engineers, senior stormwater bid managers, and experienced construction crews
  • Lead smaller projects, and/or scopes within larger projects, with a clear growth path of ownership in project delivery, client interaction, and subcontractor delivery
  • Review technical RFP’s and/or non-compliant sites to define the scope, and then create proposals for cost with delivery methodology clearly depicted.
  • Work with our current team of the  subcontractors and/or build new subcontractor relationships to make Apex more competitive in bid opportunities.
  • Conduct audits for safety, quality, and budget performance to ensure a  successful project.
Why you'll love working with us:
  • Company-subsidized medical and dental
  • Company-paid life, short, and long-term disability
  • 401k match, tuition assistance, and more
  • Cross-training and the ability to work on a variety of projects
  • Performance-based bonuses or other incentives
  • Working with the best and brightest in the industry
  • 1,000+ employee national firm with 50+ locations across the US
What we're looking for:
  • Interest and personal commitment to sustained success and growth of stormwater and related services.
  • Previous experience in working for a general contractor and/or subcontractor is preferred.  Conducting oversight on projects as a client representative will not be sufficient.
  • We prefer applicants with on the job experience that have a grasp on how construction projects operate (resources, equipment, scheduling, subcontracts, all feeding into scope, schedule, and budget.  This can include project assistants, foreman, superintendents.
  • A BA/BS in geotechnical, construction, and/or civil Engineering with the previous mentioned experience is a plus. 
  • +3 years of proven technical experience with stormwater construction projects.
  • Develop and sustain strong client relationships through effective and proactive communication, daily project status updates, and responsiveness to issues as they arise.
  • Ability to support project execution plan detailing scope, schedule, budget, quality and risk management activities and successfully implement and manage projects including but not limited to bioretention, bio-filtration systems, pond and stream restoration and other related stormwater projects.
  • Ability to anticipate potential issues and willingness to take proactive corrective actions with a “can-do” attitude and a growth mindset.
  • Working understanding of general construction industry, familiarity with terminology.
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite and project schedule software is preferred, or the ability to learn within 3 months on job
  • Applicants must be willing to roll up sleeves work in the field, not all the time, but on occasion when a schedule deadline must be completed.
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