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Senior Project Manager- Residential

Company: Westwood Professional Services
Location: Minnetonka
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Westwood Professional Services, Inc. is seeking a Project Manager to join our Land Development team in our Minnetonka, MN office. Westwood has a highly experienced and dynamic team of individuals dedicated to providing high-level professional services to our clients.
The candidate should be a self starter, driven, high-performer with good communication skills. This individual will be pairing their civil engineering technical skills with their project management experience to coordinate, plan, organize, and execute projects within their team.
--- Manage projects from inception through completion
--- Prepare and manage proposals, contracts, invoicing, work in process and account receivables
--- Represent clients and firm in meetings with governmental agencies
--- Prepare, maintain, coordinate project schedules of multiple concurrent projects with clients and design team
--- Develop and track project milestones to ensure on-time and on-budget project delivery
--- Recruit, manage, develop, lead, inspire, coach design team
--- Prepare plan documents and supporting design calculations
--- Produce high-quality work and implement and maintain QA/QC procedures
--- Support business development in preparation of proposals
--- Able to understand proposals and contract scope of services.
--- Able to identify scope creep, write and capture additional services in a timely manner
--- Oversee the technical, legal, and financial aspects of various projects
--- Coordinate with other disciplines and support services
--- Make decisions independently in regards to various issues and methods
--- Able to accept and give performance feedback
--- Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
--- Licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Minnesota
--- Demonstrates active listening techniques
--- Outgoing, friendly, approachable (team player)
--- Previous leadership experience or someone ready for a step up
--- Strong communication skills with team members and clients
--- Proficient in computer software (Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Project)
--- Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D
--- Competent technical skills required to complete engineering tasks
--- Able to proactively pursue design solutions
--- Ability to delegate assignments and determine methods and procedures
--- Ability to be open to others ideas and willing to compromise
--- Detail-oriented but also flexible enough to be big picture/conceptual
--- Capable of envisioning the client's goals
--- Previous experience (Minimum of 5 years) working with clients in the residential markets
--- Management experience in accounts receivable, invoicing, and overall duties involved in managing a design team
--- Good reputation amongst peers, clients, and agencies
--- Able to follow general directions and guidelines for the firm's policies, practices, and procedures
Westwood Professional Services Inc. (Westwood) was established in 1972 and has since become a leader in many of the markets it serves. Westwood is a full-service, multidiscipline professional engineering firm and serves wind, solar, power delivery, residential and commercial development, and public infrastructure clients and their projects from multiple offices across the U.S.
In 2021, Zweig Group ranked Westwood nationally at # 4 and #21 respectively on its Hot Firms and Best Firms to Work for lists. Zweig also awarded Westwood two national 2nd place awards for Marketing Excellence. Westwood also ranked consistently higher four years in a row on the Engineering News Record (ENR) list as a leading design firm in the country. The firm consistently ranks on industry top 25 lists and receives recognition for its involvement on award-wining projects nationwide.
Westwood provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We believe that diverse backgrounds strengthen our business. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
Requisition ID: 2023-4594
External Company URL: www.westwoodps.com
Street: 12701 Whitewater Dr

Keywords: Westwood Professional Services, Minnetonka , Senior Project Manager- Residential, Executive , Minnetonka, Minnesota

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