Civil - Project Manager (Water Resources)

Richmond, VA
United States

Application Closing Date
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Wiley|Wilson's wastewater and water practice team provides responsive service and sound technical solutions for our growing client base. Our team is looking to add a project manager who is dedicated to developing new clients, serving our existing clients, and is a great fit for our Employee Ownership culture. 

As a project manager, you will help lead and grow our water/wastewater practice. You will work closely with our project management and engineering staff to win, develop, and execute projects. You will provide management and technical leadership for projects ranging from developing facility master plans to writing preliminary engineering studies to preparing detail designs, project specifications, and engineering calculations to executing construction administration.


  • Develop new client relationships
  • Enhance current client relationships
  • Execute projects within a seller/doer framework
  • Manage and lead project teams
  • Mentor and develop engineering staff
  • Lead proposal development
  • Responsible for all aspects of client care
  • Responsible for quality assurance and control
  • Strategic planning and business development
  • Other related duties


  • Minimum 15 years engineering experience in Wastewater and Water Engineering to include client relationships, project management, staff development and mentoring
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in management of all project aspects, including: marketing, operations, HR, and finances
  • Experience in leading technical project teams on multi-discipline projects demonstrating strong interpersonal skills and high emotional intelligence
  • Experience in conceptual planning; preliminary engineering; preparation of designs, engineering calculations, and technical specifications; and construction administration for water and wastewater treatment unit processes, pump stations, water storage tanks, and pipelines
  • Experience in developing and writing master plans, technical memorandums, preliminary engineering reports, and technical specifications for wastewater and water projects
  • Experience providing consulting services under annual services contracts to VA local governments and/or authorities for wastewater and water treatment plants, wastewater collection systems, and drinking water distribution systems


  • Master's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering with a focus on water and wastewater
  • Experience with design of water treatment plant unit processes and chemical feed systems
  • Experience with modeling and design of ENR activated sludge wastewater treatment processes
  • Experience with hydraulic modeling of wastewater collection and water distribution systems - Innovyze InfoSWMM and/or Bentley WaterCAD/GEMs are preferred
Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering (or related engineering field) from an ABET accredited institution
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) in VA
Moderate travel required
Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States
Candidate must be eligible to obtain a security clearance
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