The City of Chesapeake Public Works Department, Engineering Division – Design, Construction Management section is currently accepting applications for a full-time Project Manager position.
This position is for a highly qualified individual that desires to be a member of an engineering design and construction administration team. This position will provide project management for Public Works capital projects from initial design phase to final construction completion; Ensures that projects are delivered within budget and on schedule; provides direct oversight of budget expenditures, project tasks, and associated activities; provides quality control/quality assurance for all types and complexities of Public Works projects (i.e., bridges, roads, drainage, and utility construction); Develops designs for various types of municipal projects utilizing either in-house city staff or engineering consultants; manages capital projects to ensure compliance with specifications and all applicable standards and schedules; handles all project correspondence and coordinates activities with internal and external agencies.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field; a valid Virginia Professional Engineer’s license with broad exposure to a variety of municipal capital projects or a valid Professional Engineer’s license from another state with the ability to be licensed in Virginia within 6 months of employment under a reciprocity agreement; a valid driver’s license and driving record that is in compliance with City of Chesapeake’s Driving Standards;
Experience Requirements: In addition to satisfying the vocational/education standards, this position requires a minimum of 10 years of progressive engineering experience; including supervision of engineers and construction inspectors and administration of construction and design contracts.
Preferred Requirements: Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Additional Salary Information: Advertised Salary Range does not include fringes
About City of Chesapeake, Public Works - Engineering Division
Provides design, review, inspection, and approval of construction plans for transportation, bridges, stormwater, and VDOT grant projects. Provides engineering consulting to various city departments in-house or by contract.