1+ months

Sr. Water Services Project Manager

CDM Smith
Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.


Job Responsibilities

CDM Smith has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Water/Wastewater Project Manager to join our Raleigh, North Carolina operations. Alternate North Carolina office locations may be considered on a case-by-case basis. We are looking for someone who has excellent client interaction skills and can manage and lead wastewater modeling, master planning, and pipeline condition assessment and rehabilitation projects in North Carolina. In this position, you will manage large planning and design projects, manage project teams, and develop the scope and budget for projects. You will also work with local sales staff on business development strategies for existing and new clients across North Carolina. CDM Smith has been providing engineering services to the North Carolina market for over 30 years. Our services have spanned the areas of modeling, master planning studies, design, and construction administration of water, wastewater, and stormwater facilities. As a member of this team, you would contribute to our clients' mission by:

• Managing water/wastewater modeling and master planning projects
• Managing water/wastewater pipeline condition assessment and rehabilitation projects, including design, permitting, and construction administration services from early concept through construction closeout
• Serving as a leader of project teams and mentoring junior staff, including the coordination and reviewing of project assignments
• Effectively working with key technical specialists, project team members, and delivery managers
• Assisting with preparation of design drawings and specifications 
• Preparing, monitoring, and managing project budgets and schedules while managing the firm’s risk
• Providing high level planning and program analysis work including preparation of technical documents/reports
• Being active in the water/wastewater industry, keeping abreast of emerging technologies, research/development opportunities, and conference/committee participation in professional societies
• Assisting in new business development by contributing to strategic planning, marketing, and business operations planning
• Collaborating with sales staff to create proposals in response to client requests for proposals (RFPs)
• Reviewing draft proposals for adherence to firm, industry, state, local, and federal regulations and best practices
• Interfacing with clients and government officials to clarify technical questions and providing updates to upper management as necessary


• Bachelor's degree in civil, environmental or chemical engineering
• Professional engineering (PE) license
• Experience: 10 years of related experience
• Travel: Domestic and/or international travel may be required.  The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands.


We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Qualified candidates should apply by clicking on the link below:




Posted: 2019-04-16 Expires: 2019-06-01

Employment Trends

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Sr. Water Services Project Manager

CDM Smith
Raleigh, North Carolina 27612

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast