1+ months

Sonoma Water Project Manager

Sonoma County Water Agency
Santa Rosa, California 95403
  • Job Code
  • Payrate
    $7,367 To $8,955 Monthly
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Bring your project management experience to the Sonoma County Water Agency (Sonoma Water) and become the Agency's Project Manager! 

A cash allowance of $600/month will be added to the starting pay*

At Sonoma Water, the Project Manager is the primary role in the agency responsible for establishing and maintaining a centralized project management program and systems to support the coordination and effective utilization of resources towards key project completion. This work includes:

  • Activity and resource planning
  • Cost estimating and supporting budget development
  • Establishing, convening, managing, and motivating diverse project teams
  • Acting as a facilitator to ensure project completion and alignment with established goals
  • Implementing and controlling time management practices
  • Analyzing and managing project risk
  • Monitoring project progress
  • Managing project-related reports and necessary documentation
  • Providing general oversight and administration of Sonoma Water’s Strategic Plan


Sonoma Water's new Project Manager will be a creative thinker who is adept at project management and has experience utilizing management tools and technology systems to track and move projects forward. The ideal candidate will have a strategic approach to managing deliverables, meeting project milestones, and addressing budget and business needs. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • College-level coursework in business, construction, construction management, engineering, and/or project management 
  • Experience budgeting, planning, and forecasting costs
  • Some experience coordinating and administering architectural, engineering, or construction capital projects 
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills
  • Collaboration and negotiation skills, and the ability to build effective and positive working relationships
  • The ability to remain open-minded, fair, and objective when addressing competing interests
  • A pro-active, can-do approach while managing multiple key projects

*Salary is negotiable within the established range and benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. For more information, including minimum qualifications, & to apply, visit www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org or call 707-565-2331. The County of Sonoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and are committed to having a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. Apply by 7/14/22

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Posted: 2022-06-29 Expires: 2022-08-13

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