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Utility Project Manager

Volkert Inc
Mobile, AL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Are we the road to your future?

Volkert is employee owned and a Top 100 design firm, committed to delivering the future of infrastructure in three key areas of service: Design + Engineering, Planning + Environmental, and Program + Construction Management.

We are currently searching for a talented Utility Project Manager in our East Gulf Region preferably located in Mobile, AL.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Develop and grow internal and external relationships
  • Lead a design team to deliver water and wastewater projects
  • Participate in business development efforts
  • Lead projects from conception through construction
  • Be a problem solver and deliver results
  • Understand client needs relative to budgets and schedules
  • Participates in ongoing development, communication and implementation of team concepts, programs and policies. Coordinates work to ensure best practices with all team members. Attends appropriate team meetings
  • Actively look for ways, and reinforce the actions needed, to improve performance within the larger organization
  • Adheres to company standards for quality assurance and quality control as defined in the quality manual
  • Working closely and effectively communicating with team members

What you need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Project Management experience in Water and Wastewater projects
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Ability to work well with other disciplines and coordinate design activities for timely completion of projects within resource budgets
  • Experience and ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment in the solution of work problems
  • Characteristics of a successful Volkert team member:
    • Be a brand ambassador for the company who engages in diversity and inclusion,
    • Be self-motivated to meet individual goals and maintain accountability in a team environment
    • Exercise initiative and independent judgement in the solution of work problems
    • Be able to communicate effectively
    • Bring positive energy to a dynamic team environment

Volkert Perks:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexibility and a positive work/life balance
  • Challenging and innovative projects
  • Employee referral program
  • Professional development
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan + employer matching
  • 15 Paid Time Off days plus 9 holidays
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision insurance
  • Employer-Paid Life/AD&D insurance
  • Employer-Paid short-term disability and long-term disability
  • Wellness incentives
  • Additional voluntary benefits

The words from our President and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas A. Hand, PE, capture best how you can make an impact while working for Volkert.

For nearly a century, Volkert has done meaningful work that improves our infrastructure and quality of life. With our commitment to employee ownership and sustainable growth, you can build a career here that really makes a difference.”

– Thomas A. Hand, PE, President and Chief Executive Officer

Volkert does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee-based recruitment services.


Volkert Inc


Mobile, AL
36609 USA



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