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CDM Smith Project Manager I in Hartford, Connecticut


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Job Description:

CDM Smith currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Environmental Engineering Project Manager to join our New England Water Services team. Projects to be managed in this position span a variety of areas including studies, design and permitting of water, wastewater, solid waste and storm water conveyance and treatment facilities. As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

Managing and serving as a Project Manager on major civil and environmental projects;

Maintaining liaison with individuals and units within or outside organization;

Acting independently on technical matters pertaining to your specialty field;

As a Project Manager, being responsible for planning, developing, coordinating, and directing several important projects of varying scope and complexity using a multi-discipline project team;

Performing planning, engineering design, and problem solving associated with water resources and municipal utility (water & wastewater) infrastructure projects; and

Actively participating in new business development by contributing to technical approaches to problem solving and client relationship building.

The position is open to be filled from any of our New England offices, including Boston, MA; Providence, RI; Hartford, CT; or Manchester, NH.

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Project Manager I



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Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree. 4 years of related experience. PMP (PMI), CCM or DBIA certification is required (within 12 months of hire or promotion onto the Approved Project Manager list). Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

Connecticut - Hartford

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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Visa Sponsorship Available:

No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position

Skills and Abilities:

Experience working with project management methodology including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices. Possesses in-depth knowledge of project goals, drivers, strategies, risks and opportunities. Demonstrates good communications skills, both verbal and written. Possesses ability to interact with varying levels of staff, as well as vendors. Good interpersonal and presentation skills for interacting with team members and clients. Ability to deal with many people, and process a large volume of requests as necessary. Good personal computer skills including proficiency in MS Word and Excel. Demonstrates good organizational skills to balance and prioritize work.