Manages assigned projects and provide supervision and leadership to subordinates with direct responsibility for the successful completion of assigned capital projects. Projects include design and construction for major and complex wastewater treatment, collection and transmission, sanitary sewer, and pump station projects. Manages all aspects of both design and construction work from initial scope development to construction close-out. Responsible for overall management of highly technical, diverse projects critical to the county and often non-routine, for compliance with federal, state, local regulations and code. Responsible for project quality assurance, customer satisfaction, schedule development and monitoring, permitting, payment, certification, contract management for both design and construction. Works closely with using agencies to develop detailed scopes of work for assigned capital projects, formulates total project estimates and budgets, manages overall project budgets and provides project status updates as required.
Under general supervision of the Engineer VI of the Wastewater Design and Construction Division.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, training and experience equivalent to: graduation from a four-year college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technologies with a bachelor's degree in the appropriate engineering or architectural field; and five years of progressively responsible professional experience in the appropriate engineering field.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree with major course work in civil/environmental engineering or related field plus five years of progressively responsible project management experience in the wastewater engineering design and construction field. Outstanding oral and written communications skills. Experience in planning, budgeting, design, construction, project management, and construction contract administration of complex wastewater treatment and collection projects. Knowledgeable of various wastewater treatment and collection processes and wastewater treatment plant operations. Detailed knowledge of local, state, and federal environmental regulations. Demonstrated expertise in managing multiple capital projects concurrently. Demonstrate innovative and efficient project management practices for the expedited completion of capital projects. Experience in conducting public meetings on capital project issues. Experience with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Extensive experience as a team leader working on large complex wastewater projects. Extensive experience in all aspects of construction management, bidding, claims mitigation, contract negotiations, quality control, scheduling, project close-out. Certified Construction Manager (CCM). Strong computer skills, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, Primavera.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: With or without reasonable accommodation. Is required to stand, stoop, bend, stretch, walk, climb, sit, type on a keyboard, and lift up to 25 pounds.
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED: A driver's license is required.
Possession of a valid Virginia Professional Engineer or Architect license. An individual who possesses a valid Professional Engineer or Architect license in another state will be granted a temporary exemption to this requirement pending the Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers & Landscape Architects decision regarding that individual's application for reciprocity. As a professional engineer or registered architect, signs and seals own work product and/or that of subordinate staff.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The appointee of this position will be required to complete a criminal background check and driving record check to the satisfaction of the employer.
SELECTION PROCEDURE: Panel interview.
It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.
Internal Number: 18-00854
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