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Waterfront Marine Senior Project Manager

Coastal Engineering Co., Inc.
Philadelphia, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Description: This position is located in sandwich, MA. Would you be willing to relocate or commute?

Our Waterfront/Marine Engineering Division has an immediate opening for a self-motivated Project Manager for our growing division. In this role, you will serve as a Senior Marine Engineer providing project management, engineering, and environmental permitting for waterfront engineering projects including, but not limited to, marinas, marine terminals, piers, wharves, community waterfronts, recreational piers, harbors, and waterfront parks.

As a Project Manager, your responsibilities will involve performing a variety of in-office and field tasks associated with Waterfront/Marine engineering projects obtained by the company. Duties would include, but not limited, to the following:

  • Design, manage, and contribute to field data analysis, environmental regulatory review, and engineering tasks.
  • Perform project management duties including client relations, scope evaluation, proposal writing, and project cost estimating.
  • Establish project budgets and monitor cost tracking of projects.
  • Conduct site investigations; prepare and edit technical reports and feasibility studies.
  • Review project results, documents, and field data collection programs to verify accuracy and completeness in content and approach.
  • Prepare feasibility studies and analysis for determining viable options for coastal engineering and shorefront protection projects.
  • Prepare engineering designs and oversee plan preparation for various projects.
  • Review environmental regulations and prepare project work plans.
  • Work with Permitting Specialist to prepare environmental review application, reports, notices, etc.
  • Attend and represent projects at public hearings.
  • Preparation of construction bid documents, technical specifications, and contract administration.
  • Construction site observations and field reports.
  • Assist with marketing strategies to expand company’s market position.
  • Report on status of projects, proposals, and marketing efforts to company management.
  • Other duties as appropriate.


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil, Structural or Geotechnical Engineering Degree from an accredited program.
  • 10+ years of progressively responsible experience.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Massachusetts or ability to obtain such license within 12 months of date of hire.
  • In-depth knowledge of current Building Code(s) and the design of steel, timber, and reinforced concrete waterfront structures.
  • Experience with Wetland and Waterways regulations, Coastal Zone Management policies and Army Corps of Engineers permitting regulations.
  • Experience in preparation of construction documents with attention to detail and ability to think critically.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to develop working relationships with staff, clients, and other professionals.
  • Proficiency in preparing engineering plans using AutoCAD.
  • Valid driver’s license


The company offers a competitive compensation package that includes a transparent bonus program, health, dental, disability, and life insurance, 401k with employer contribution, a generous holiday and paid time off package, and growth opportunities as we continue to scale.


Company Description
Coastal Engineering Company, Inc. is an employee-owned, multi-discipline consulting firm supporting smart growth. Every day, we challenge ourselves, striving to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and partners. Our mission is simple: To provide solutions for the benefit of our clients and community. We achieve this by fostering a supportive, and dynamic working environment for our employees to learn and grow while engaging on inspiring and challenging projects. At Coastal, you can drive your own career growth. If you are a talented, creative, and goal-oriented individual, with an interest in making a positive impact, we would love to hear from you!

Coastal Engineering Co., Inc.


Philadelphia, PA