· Assist with the preparation of proposals including write ups on project specific approach, scope, selection of staff, prior project experience, consultants, preparation of fee proposals, etc.
· Participate in contract negotiations, approve client billing, and secure contract amendments for changes to scope and fees
· Responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling project team activities.
· Work closely with project managers to develop project scopes and schedules and track and maintain project budgets.
· May interact with clients, contractors, stakeholders and relevant agencies.
· Provides oversight and direction to Engineering team leaders
· Provides guidance, mentoring, development and performance feedback on a regular basis
· Participates in the hiring process for most Engineering roles in the firm
· Participates in budgeting and monitors financial performance
· Performs functions as Geotechnical Engineer for owners and civil engineers in the design of on-site and off-site improvements for planning and construction of commercial, industrial and/or residential projects, and design of grading, drainage, utilities and stormwater treatment
· Prepare civil engineering calculations, SWPPP’s and other engineering reports for storm water permitting projects
· Construction cost estimating for earthwork projects
· Coordination with municipalities, clients, and subconsultants for environmental and engineering services
· Manages Materials Testing and Special Inspection (MTSI) services
· Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Master’s preferred
· 10+ years of experience in multiple discipline engineering (Civil, Geotech, Construction Management, MTSI)
· Professional Engineering and/or Geotechnical Engineering License, CA
· Additional certifications a plus, i.e. (LIST)
· Experience managing a staff
· Project management experience
· General knowledge of computers, Microsoft office, Internet, etc.
· Experience with or ability to oversee AutoCAD Civil 3D to design and prepare plans
· Additional software experience a plus, Deltek Vision, LIST