HNTB Program Manager - EV Bus Implementation in Santa Ana, California
What We're Looking For
Responsible managing assigned project(s) throughout their full lifecycle including developing the scope and technical sections of proposal and procurement documents to participating in contract negotiations and overseeing the delivery of the project plan to successfully accomplish HNTB’s 4 for 4 performance: delivery of quality work, on time, on budget and to the client’s satisfaction on every project. This position proactively manages the budget, schedule, technical requirements, contractual obligations, and client communications in support of the project’s objectives. Provides high level technical tasks while managing and reviewing design related specifications, calculations, reports and plans. Coordinates with internal and external partners including cross-discipline and functional teams to address and problem solve design related issues or concerns. The Project Manager I – Engineering typically manages project team(s) for one or more strategic (<$1M) projects or may lead and/or work as a discipline lead on a mini-mega ($1M to <$5M) project management team.
This position will be joining a hard-working, dedicated team working to implement one of the largest EV bus programs in the US. This role is for a candidate that seeks big challenges, where they can leverage all their skill sets, and enjoys wearing many hats. The candidate has a 'get it done' attitude with the ability to navigate a complex project landscape with the willingness to drive success.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Implementation of one of the largest EV bus systems in the country
Leading the internal team and guiding the client through the challenges of large scale EV bus implementation.
Leveraging both your technical hands-on experience, and project management skills.
Providing leadership, ownership and expertise to the team and the client. This is a client facing role.
Responsible for growing business across multiple clients and regions
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Managed at least one highly complex project with a dynamic environment under a highly aggressive schedule.
Direct experience (1yr minimum) either on the technical side or management side of implementing EV buses into transit revenue service.
High attention to detail and can decipher the details that truly matter to the project.
High level of versatility and enjoys new challenges.
Proven track record of seeing through the noise of complexity to find the effective solution.
Has a track record of influencing and leading others toward a common goals.
Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
Interest/Experience in Autonomous vehicles (AV)
Systems Engineering experience is a plus
Master’s degree in Engineering is a plus
12 years relevant experience, 1-2yrs relevant specifically to EV Bus implementation
Professional Engineer (PE) certification
American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification
Project Management Professional (PMP)
What You'll Need
Responsible for development of the project scope and fee quotation and assists in the preparation of technical proposals and contracts in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Contracting Approach (SCA). Leads or actively participates in client contract scoping and negotiations.
Serves as the primary client liaison and manages the project team to deliver the scope, schedule and budgets to completion and to the client’s satisfaction. Leads client contract scoping and negotiations.
Performs technical discipline tasks including analysis, reports, design, specification, and production for assigned projects.
Implements the firm’s project delivery plan using HNTB's Sophisticated Delivery Approach (SDA) on each project. Leads the development and the execution of the project management plan. Supervises and mentors team to overall project objectives.
Responsible for/oversees project staffing, including, but not limited to; recruitment, development, retention, and succession of project staff; development of plan for project staff reporting; and support for performance and compensation reviews.
Partners with Client Service Leaders and pursuit champions to assist with business development, building client relationships, and pursuit efforts for mini-mega and mega projects in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA). Works with the project team and marketing resources to prepare appropriate proposal and presentation materials. Leads proposal development and interview presentations for strategic, mini-mega, and mega projects to the client as well as general presentations within the industry and community.
May be responsible for the recruitment, hiring, development and retention of staff, including development of plan for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 10 years of relevant experience
2 years of successful management of engineering projects
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Denver, CO, Los Angeles, CA (Figueroa Street)
Pay Range for Denver, CO: $141,776.44 - $226,474.06
- Actual Compensation will be dependent upon the individual's qualifications, skills and experience as well as physical work location within the state.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Engineering Group