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Land Development Project Manager

Company: AKS Engineering & Forestry
Location: Salem
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job SummaryAKS Engineering & Forestry (AKS) is seeking a professional civil engineer as a fulltime Land Development Project Manager for our Keizer, Oregon -office. -You will work closely with our principals and multidisciplinary task leads on a mix of projects throughout the -region. -This opening is ideal for a registered professional who can take the lead on design of private land development projects and can independently manage projects. AKS offers a supportive work environment with an excellent benefit package and an outstanding opportunity for personal and professional growth.Ideal Candidate Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in civil engineering design related to private land development projects
  • BS in Civil Engineering or equivalent degree (required)
  • Oregon or Washington Civil Engineers License (required)
  • Ability to identify and pursue business development opportunities
  • Demonstrated experience as project manager successfully delivering site development projects in Oregon
  • Knowledge and familiarity with local codes and agency standards
  • Basic understanding of financial reports, solid time management, and followthrough skills, and the proven ability to manage a multidisciplinary team with a positive, flexible approach.
  • Various civil engineering technical skills required including good organizational skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills including proposal and report writing
  • Selfmotivated, proactive, and detailoriented
  • Ability to work quickly, manage multiple priorities, and meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Reputation for high level of client service
  • Experience and or training in project management
  • Civil 3D and/or MicroStation/InRoads design experience
  • Possess valid US drivers licenseJob Functions & Responsibilities: -You will provide project management and leadership of site development projects working with our hard-working team. Depending on your background and interest, you could manage residential, industrial, commercial, education, or recreational projects. Our collaborative team environment provides the resources of in-house technical experts to help you meet the needs of clients. You may also manage outside subconsultants for other necessary expertise. If you are a highly motivated individual who takes pride in your work and wants to provide clients with the highest level of quality and service, then you will want to talk with us. You will be rewarded for taking a proactive approach to managing, effectively handling multiple priorities, maintaining relationships with clients, and producing high quality work. Knowledge and familiarity with local codes and agency standards is important to this job as you will be managing projects throughout the Portland-metropolitan area. Specific responsibilities of this job include:
    • Identifying and pursuing new opportunities in providing services for site development projects
    • Managing and mentoring engineering staff to develop plans, specifications, and reports
    • Stamping final deliverables
    • Developing and managing project scope, budget, and schedule
    • Providing technical leadership for project design team
    • Coordinating with other in-house disciplines, as well as outside subconsultants
    • Providing QA/QC review of deliverables
    • Managing all components of the project from proposal through construction
    • Performing site and infrastructure design per county/city standards and maintaining good communication with the planning/engineering staff of the jurisdiction to minimize future changes and misunderstandings
    • Networking with clients, agency personnel, and colleagues to build/maintain professional network
    • Maintaining relationships with clients to develop future opportunities
    • Actively participating in monthly in-house Project Management Meetings
    • Driving company vehicle to job sites and meetings
    • Doing what needs to be doneCompany OverviewAKS is a locally owned infrastructure engineering firm that provides professional consulting services to municipal and private clients in the Pacific Northwest. Our company provides a unique combination of services including civil engineering, surveying, planning, natural resources, landscape architecture, arboriculture, water resources, and forestry. With this combination of professionals, we bring a holistic approach to problem-solving that allows us to implement solutions that may not be obvious when viewed from a single perspective. We have an established, broad-based portfolio of clients including land owners, real-estate developers, architects, government agencies, public service providers, timberland owners, and others. - With four offices and -25 -years in business, AKS is a well-respected and trusted resource to our clients. AKS is typically ranked as one of the largest engineering firms in the Portland metropolitan area. Despite our growth, we have remained true to our values and diligently maintain our focus on quality. Visit our website at for additional information about the work we do.The CultureAKS is not your typical consulting firm. We have created a unique work environment that is professional, friendly, casual, hardworking, and fun. With a reputation built on personal responsibility, straight answers, practical solutions, and above all else, client service, AKS has become a highly sought-after place to work. In fact, AKS was recognized by The Oregonian as one of the Top Workplaces of 2018 and 2019. We specifically place our offices closer to where our employees live providing us faster response to our clients and a shorter drive to work for most employees. We emphasize building long-term relationships with clients at all levels of our organization and this philosophy has allowed us to expand and grow. Every employee is treated as a valuable asset and everyones voice matters.BenefitsAKS values our employees and proudly provides competitive compensation, benefits, and special perks. Checkout the Careers page of our website for more information on all that AKS offers.Powered by JazzHR

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