- Accounting Software
- Communication Skills
- Customer Service
- Analysis Skills
- JD Edwards
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and people with disabilities
are encouraged to apply.
Through its wholly owned subsidiaries, American States Utility Services, Inc. contracts with the federal government to provide water and wastewater services that include operating, maintaining, renewing, replacing, and constructing new systems on military installations throughout the United States. The installations where we presently operate are home to nearly 350,000 military and civilian personnel and families.
We proudly deliver these vital services to military installations in Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas (including southeastern New Mexico),Virginia, Florida, and Kansas.
Serving those who serve.
United States Veterans, Reservists, Guardsmen and Military Spouses encouraged to apply
The Project Engineer has the responsibility for defining, planning, tracking and managing the capital project designs assigned. Serving in a supervisory role, the incumbent is accountable for the delivery and completion of capital project designs on time and within budget, to include, identifying key resources and providing the direction required for meeting the project objectives. The incumbent may also be responsible for the supervision of the CAD Technicians, Project Engineering Technicians, and other Project Engineers as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversees Engineering design and may be responsible for construction activities in conformance with sound technical and engineering management principles.
Responsible for completion of projects or assignments in accordance with sound engineering principals and practice, company policies, procedures, guidelines or standards, and sound industry practice.
Responsible for overall quality and completeness of design documents including final design plans, specifications, standard details, permits, and other documents required to complete the design phase of capital projects and prepare projects for construction.
Responsible for signing and sealing final design plans, specifications, standard details, permits, and other documents required to complete the design and as-built phase of capital projects as required in the states where ASUS conducts business.
Responsible for development of detailed project scope, budget and schedule, and project management, execution, monitoring and reporting in accordance with the established scope, budget and schedule.
Responsible for comprehensive interaction and communication with internal and external project stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle to insure that the end solution and delivery method addresses their needs.
Coordinates internal and external resources towards the completion of assigned engineering projects while working closely with and balancing the needs of operations, customer service, capital staff, and water quality functions and schedules.
Prioritizes assigned capital projects within area of responsibility.
Oversees multiple projects in various locations as assigned.
Professional management and contract administration of third party providers of services and goods including engineering and environmental consultants, surveyors, construction contractors, material and equipment vendors, materials testing and inspection firms, etc.
Prepares, monitors and reports on project schedules and budgets and implements corrective actions when needed.
Plans, directs, assigns, reviews and evaluates the work of any assigned staff.
Supervises, coaches and counsels engineering staff, as assigned
Prepares and presents to management periodic reports on progress of assigned capital projects.
Ensures that legal, regulatory and company requirements and specifications are met with respect to assigned capital projects.
Represents or assists in representing company in public settings with respect to projects.
Pursue educational and professional development to enhance knowledge, performance and contributions to the organization to include presentations and/or committee involvements within professional organizations.
The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills or competencies associated with this job.
Bachelor’s Degree in civil, mechanical, electrical or environmental engineering or closely related field.
Professional Engineer Licensure or ability to obtain licensure in the state where employed or award of new base
Minimum of six years of relevant experience in managing public works and/or public or private utility projects.
Knowledge of and experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D, GIS applications and Microstation® preferred.
Experience with the JD Edwards accounting software package a plus.
Ability to speak and use correct English grammar, spelling, vocabulary, and punctuation required.
Must possess and maintain a valid Driver’s License issued by the state where employed.
Must take and pass Federal OSHA and or State Mandated Safety training with annual refresher courses as required by the associated regulations for this Position. Such training will be provided by company and compliance is mandatory.
QUALITIES OF A SUCCESSFUL PROJECT ENGINEER:
Flexible, thoughtful, accountable, and passionate about work
Willingness to learn
Strong written and oral communication skills
Excellent customer service support and interventions with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Highly organized and detail oriented
Strong quantitative, analytical and financial skills
Ability to make independent sound decisions in a timely manner
The responsibilities of this position will involve access to information that may be considered confidential, private and sensitive. Therefore, the individual filling this position will be required to both allow and pass a background check in addition to physical exam.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS MAY INCLUDE:
May include but not limited to standing, climbing, walking, lifting up to 30 lbs., bending, pulling and/or pushing, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, sitting, typing, walking, reading, writing, color determination, speaking and listening for extended periods of time.
NOTE: Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with special needs to perform the essential functions.