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Project Engineer- Water Resources - Gilmore & Associates - New Britain, PA - EXPIRED

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Job Information:

Company: Gilmore & Associates

Position Description:

The Project Engineer executes technical work assignments and may be responsible for managing water resources projects from start to finish, and handling the day-to-day tasks that accompany representing a municipal authority. They may take an active role with clients and in public meetings, and may also direct junior level staff. 


Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Provide design services and project management on capital improvement projects
  • Prepare Federal and State regulatory permit applications and plans
  • Prepare bid documents including plans and specifications
  • Perform site investigations, construction observation and field reconnaissance
  • Review private development plans for compliance with applicable authority water and sewer standards
  • Prioritize and manage multiple clients/projects
  • Market, sell and cross-sell professional services for all disciplines and office locations
  • Assist Project Manager to establish new and maintain existing relationships with clients, subcontractors, etc.
  • Attend required public meetings; Authority Board, Planning Commission, Board of Supervisors, etc.


Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or related area
  • Registered Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania (current or pending)


Desired Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in water resource engineering including planning, investigations, compliance, reporting, and design of conveyance and distribution systems and treatment facilities


Essential Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Some project management experience
  • Some experience with managing support staff
  • Organized and detail oriented with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrates the highest degree of ethical behavior and candor
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills including the ability to compose letters and complex reports and to orally communicate technical information to others in public presentations
  • Possesses knowledge of the public water and wastewater system design, planning, and regulatory process
  • Ability to interact with Federal, State & Local government agencies and officials
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a project team
  • Ability to perform in an environment that requires independent evaluation, judgment and decision making  
  • Ability to understand complex problems and to collaborate with others to explore alternative solutions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite, AutoCAD (preferably Civil 3D) and hydraulics/hydrology software



Essential Position Requirements:

  • Occasional regional travel required
  • Ability to work additional and/or nonstandard office hours, as required

Gilmore & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides a competitive compensation structure including a generous benefits plan and Employee Stock Ownership Plan.