Senior Project Manager, Industrial Water

at Stantec Inc.
Location Not Specified, Illinois
Date Posted September 19, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Permanent


Senior Project Manager, Industrial Water - ( 220002SM )


Many of the world's top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community's interaction with water a bit differently-as a single holistic system, ra-ther than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hy-drologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this pre-cious resource for future generations. By 2025 we're hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Your Opportunity

We are looking for a talented Senior Project Manager, Industrial Water who wants to be part of a purpose-driven organization that's focused on helping our clients, colleagues and communi-ties thrive. The candidate will support project proposal and application processes throughout the US and Canada. Our people are Stantec's most valuable resource, and in joining our team you will be able to leverage your career experiences and expertise within a culture that values inclu-sion, celebrates shared success, and applauds ambition.

The role of the Senior Project Manager is to productively network with a wide array of engineer-ing, environmental, power and water professionals on both technical project execution and relat-ed business development initiatives.

Project Management skills include, client management, engineering disciplines technical scope of work management, financial and schedule tracking as well as development of related interim plans to address challenges. Projects assigned may be broad, varied and diverse in scope. You will analyze proposed projects to ensure safety, reliability, resource efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Business development/application activities ranges from intentional listening to client needs and identifying related solution opportunities to high level business strategies and implementation planning. All Stantec industrial water project managers perform as seller-doers, routinely developing detailed proposals for a wide variety of project settings.

Your Key Responsibilities

Manage a team of design professionals and technicians

Management of projects of varying complexity within multidisciplinary teams

Performs business development/application tasks and collaborates with staff to increase project wins and develop long lasting client relationships. Routine tasks include:

coordinate business line teams to manage and develop proposals

client facing for business development contact, meetings, walk-downs, and presentations

scope of work documents and estimates

division of responsibility (DOR) matrices

collaboration with multiple business lines to develop opportunities

quality reviews

Mentor and supervise staff and develop high-performing project teams

Assist with business development pursuits including identifying customers, proposal preparation and participation in interviews

Interact with clients and management regarding status of project scope, schedule, and budget

Apply and share experience/knowledge of design expertise


Your Capabilities and Credentials

Ability of managing EPC/EPCM Projects

Ability of managing multidiscipline engineering teams

Work closely with Engineering Managers, Lead Discipline Engineers, Project Engi-neers, PM and CM Leads and engineering staff and be ultimately responsible for the project team performance on specific project, meeting the Company's contractual obli-gations and the Client's needs and expectations, on time, first time, within budget.

Ensure that all company policies and procedures are known, understood and adhered to by all supervised staff.

Develop Project Execution Plans

Finalize Project Delivery Processes and Tools to deliver EPCM (PM, PC, E, P, CM)

Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

General understanding of all phases of project document production, client procurement procedures, and regulatory approval processes.

Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

Ability to effectively discuss project issues with clients, contractors, equipment suppli-ers/vendors, funding agencies and reviewing agencies; to deliver technical presentations in public forums in conferences and technical symposia.

Possesses excellent time-management skills; thorough understanding of task assignment and schedule, budgeting and efficient use of time and available resources.

Education and Experience

Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Mechanical, Chemical, or Civ-il/Environmental Engineering from an accredited institution. Masters degree preferred.

Experience: Minimum of 15 years of experience.

License: Professional Engineer (PE) license required

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. At Stantec, we live our corporate values eve-ry day.

Stantec was ranked the 5th most sustainable company in the world and the 1st in North America by Corporate Knights for our 2020 performance.

In February 2021, Stantec announced a pledge to be carbon neutral for 2022 and achieve operational net-zero by 2030.

Stantec is the only engineering design firm that has been rated a Climate Leader with an A- score by CDP for the last three years.

Stantec has been named by Forbes as one of the World's Best Employers and America's Best Employers for Women. Additionally, the American Indian Science and Engineer-ing Society selected Stantec as one of the Top 50 workplaces for Indigenous STEM professionals

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : United States-Illinois-Chicago

Other Locations : United States, United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Oklahoma-Tulsa, United States-New York-New York, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, United States-Kansas, United States-Kentucky-Lexington, United States-Oregon-Portland

Job : Chemical Designer Management

Organization : BC-1734 Water-US North Central

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Manager

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Aug 18, 2022, 8:20:47 AM

Req ID: 220002SM

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