We are hiring a Project Manager in multiple offices!
BKF Engineers has an immediate opening for a civil engineering Project Manager specializing in land development-specific projects. The ideal candidate would have experience with managing projects, client communication, staff and business development as well as be able to plan, design and coordinate projects from beginning through completion.
As a Project Manager, you will represent BKF in all regular communications with the client from initial effort, through the entire course of agreement activity, and in post-agreement marketing activities. Regular communication with assigned BKF Principal(s) or Office Manager(s) is required and essential in relation to project statuses and performances. You will be responsible for managing the BKF project as a whole as well as all of the details involved. Emphasis of civil engineering experience and knowledge is expected to be in site development, grading, utilities, and drainage design.
Maintain ongoing client relationships, pursue new professional connections, and seek new project opportunities with new and current clients.
Be required to prepare technical sections of project proposals, and participate in interview presentations.
Be responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling project team activities, including but not limited to; reviewing and/or supervising technical aspects of work as well as defining the project scope, budget and schedule.
Have primary responsibility for quality control and be the primary client contact for each project.
Be responsible for setting goals, evaluating staff performance, and serving as a resource and mentor to less experienced staff members.
Be required to coordinate staff resources with other PM’s and Principals throughout the company.
Participate in contract negotiations, approve client billing, and secure contract amendments for changes to scope and fees.
Be expected to meet or exceed group and individual performance goals.
Communicate project requirements to all team members.
Commit resources of the firm issuing start and stop orders relating to the project progress and clients directives within contract requirements.
Provide input to group Principal regarding hiring, lay-offs and promotion of immediate staff.
10+ years of experience preferred
B.S in Civil Engineering or related field from an ABET Accredited Curriculum or equivalent, plus appropriate continuing education.
Must have a Professional Engineering license in the State of California.
Significant experience managing site development, design projects involving residential and/or commercial subdivisions, roadways and utility systems. Demonstrates capability to oversee and manage staff of engineers.
Competitive salaries, end of year bonuses, profit sharing, and 401k
BKF pays 100% of the premiums for medical, dental, and vision coverage and 50% for your dependents
Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for health care and dependent care expenses
Aflac supplemental insurance option, Life insurance, Long-term disability
14 days of paid vacation time, 6 paid sick days, 8 paid Holidays
3 days paid bereavement, 5 days paid jury duty, 5 days paid natural disaster
Mental health services, Wellness program, Fitness reimbursement, Gym discounts, Farm Fresh to You discounts
Free office coffee, tea, fruit, bagels, and oatmeal
Education reimbursement, Paid annual dues for professional and societal organizations
$5,000 salary increase for attaining P.E. or PLS
Company-sponsored sports teams and clubs
Annual Company Picnic for employees and their families, Casino Themed Luncheon End of Year Celebration
Employees also have access to BKF’s corporate condo in Lake Tahoe!
What makes BKF a great choice?
The chance to work on iconic West Coast projects
Inclusive and engaging company culture
Professional development, training and mentorship
Company funded retirement plan
Comprehensive benefits package
Employee wellness program
Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
Flexible work policy and hybrid work schedule
Amazing teams of supportive and hard-working professionals
“Top Work Place” 2014 – 2021 by the Bay Area News Group
ZweigWhite “Best Firms to Work For” Top 100 in the U.S. 2014 – 2019
“Best Firm to Work for North Bay” North Bay Business Journal for 8 years
ENR 2017 California’s Design Firm of the Year
BKF Engineers provides engineering, surveying, and land planning services for architects, commercial and residential developers, colleges and universities, cities and counties, governmental agencies, hotels, health care facilities, and large corporations. Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1915, the firm has 15 California offices and 1 Oregon office employing 450 staff. Our project experience includes corporate headquarters, office buildings, healthcare facilities, sports facilities, hotels and resorts, justice, public buildings, multi-family housing, educational facilities, retail, industrial, parking, highways, roadways, bridges, and light/heavy rail transit projects.
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