Serves as the project manager for all phases of implementation (i.e. planning, study, design, construction, and closeout) for complex wastewater treatment and collection projects. Procures, manages, and administers engineering and construction contracts. Manages projects' scope, schedule, and budget. Ensures that user agency requirements are incorporated into construction documents. Reviews plans and specifications for constructability and compliance with all local, state and federal code requirements. Prepares project status reports and budget updates. Analyzes change orders, schedule, and cost estimates. Performs site inspections to ensure conformance to construction documents. May also prepare project designs or perform other duties as required. This position resides in Capital Facilities, Wastewater Design and Construction Branch Division, in the Department of Public Works & Environmental Services. The reporting location for this position will be the Noman M. Cole, Jr. Pollution Control Plant at 9399 Richmond Highway in Lorton, Virginia.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education, training and experience equivalent to: graduation from a four-year college or university accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technologies with a bachelor's degree in the appropriate engineering or architectural field; and four years of progressively responsible professional experience in the appropriate engineering field.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree with major course work in civil/environmental engineering or related field plus five years of progressively responsible project management experience in the wastewater engineering design and construction field. Outstanding oral and written communications skills. Experience in planning, budgeting, design, construction, project management, and construction contract administration of complex wastewater treatment and collection projects. Knowledgeable of various wastewater treatment and collection processes and operations. Detailed knowledge of local, state, and federal environmental regulations. Demonstrated expertise in managing multiple capital projects concurrently. Demonstrate innovative and efficient project management practices for the expedited completion of capital projects. Experience in conducting public meetings on capital project issues. Experience with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Advanced information technology skills including AutoCAD, GIS, MS Project/Primavera and Access. Must be highly motivated; possess the skills necessary to work in a fast-paced collaborative team environment; and be oriented toward providing outstanding customer service to user agencies and project stakeholders.
CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES REQUIRED: A valid driver's license is required. Possession of a valid Virginia Professional Engineer or Architect license. An individual who possesses a valid Professional Engineer or Architect license in another state will be granted a temporary exemption to this requirement pending the Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers & Landscape Architects decision regarding that individual's application for reciprocity.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: The appointee of this position will be required to complete a criminal background check to the satisfaction of the employer.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: This position requires one to be able to stand, stoop, bend, stretch, walk, climb, sit, type on a keyboard, and lift up to 25 pounds. Duties performed with or without reasonable accommodation.
SELECTION PROCEDURE: Panel Interview, may include written exercise.
It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.
Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.
Internal Number: 18-02107
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Fairfax County, Virginia is a diverse and thriving urban county. As the most populous jurisdiction in both Virginia and the Washington metropolitan area, the County's population exceeds that of seven states. The median household income of Fairfax County is one of the highest in the nation and over half of its adult residents have four-year college degrees or more educational attainment. Fairfax County also is home to an extensive commercial office market and is a major employment center.
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