CDM Smith Civil Engineer 7 in Charleston, South Carolina

Job Description:

* Position can be based in either our Charleston, Columbia, or Charlotte office *

CDM Smith currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced business development-oriented Project Manager to join our Transportation group in Charleston, SC. CDM Smith has been providing transportation services to the Columbia, SC area for over 50 years. In this position, you will, manage transportation projects and help enhance and further expand our clients and opportunities in the South Carolina DOT and municipal transportation market place and you will assist with marketing and business development efforts. As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith's mission by:

-Managing and serving as the lead Project Manager on major South Carolina statewide/corridor bridge and transportation design projects

-Arranging, facilitating, and preparing for meetings/coordination with major clients such as SCDOT, MPOs, cities and counties as well as and key project stakeholders

-Building and managing relationships with key planning leaders within SCDOT and other major clients in South Carolina

-Managing and assisting with strategic pursuits including proposal development and client meetings

-Preparing design and specifications for major bridge, highway and roadway projects

-Assisting in budget, scope and schedule development

-Monitoring and adherence for tasks and projects managed

-Completing Quality Analysis/Quality Control of key deliverables related to projects and tasks managed as well as projects and tasks managed by others

-Implementing quality procedures at project and task levels

-Completing high level planning and programming analysis work including preparation of technical documents and reports

-Being active in professional societies in which clients or potential clients are members

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Civil Engineer 7



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Professional Engineer

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Minimum Qualifications:

A successful CDM Smith candidate will have:

-Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or related engineering, is required

-Project Manager Certification (either PMP, CCM, or DBIA) or ability to achieve within 12 months of start date

-At least 12+ years of experience since Bachelor's degree working on bridge, highway, and/or road design projects

-Registration as P.E.

Preferred Qualifications:

-Previous experience working on and managing SCDOT bridge and roadway design projects

-Previous experience winning or managing SCDOT projects

-Masters Degree preferred

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

South Carolina - Charleston

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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