WHO WE ARE
Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.DESCRIPTION
The Structural Project Manager is responsible for pursuit and delivery of building structure planning and plans, specification, and estimate (PS&E) projects. The Structural Project Manager will coordinate work of engineers within the local structures department, but will also coordinate or collaborate pursuits and work across regional and national federal and Architecture and Engineering (A&E) disciplines and offices across the country.The selected Structural Project Manager will perform technical oversight, staff development, contract management, technical and cost proposal development, project performance and client management for targeted statewide and regional clients.The Structures Project Manager will lead and execute interdisciplinary projects and/or specific building components of a project, with a focus on federal projects, but will include a broad range of customer and project types. The role will be responsible for managing scope, schedule, and budget of projects and tasks across the project lifecycle – from conceptual studies to full design and construction administration. Responsible for planning and managing project staffing requirements, reporting project performance, and identifying and addressing scope creep, schedule, or quality issues to ensure a successful delivery of assigned projects. Client facing, primary interface with customers to include our contractor partners on design-build projects.The successful candidate will preferably have experience managing projects across the full project life cycle as well as comprehensive knowledge of complete building and building systems engineering/design, all types of vertical and lateral wind and seismic resisting systems, and all types of building materials (steel, masonry, concrete, etc.). Applicants must demonstrate a proven track record of creative problem-solving, strong organizational skills, successful project management development and delivery, and a thorough technical understanding of construction documents, detailing, and constructability reviews. Responsibilities include:•Collaborate with the national Bridge and Structures Technical Services Manager, as well as structural engineering managers from other Michael Baker offices around the country, and will be part of a dynamic team responsible for expanding the structural engineering practice currently servicing state, county, and municipal clients.
•Prepare technical and cost proposals to win work.
•Participate in professional society meetings, as appropriate; where you will work to develop and maintain relationships with key clients, teaming partners, and potential technical staff hires.
•Manage structural engineering projects for federal or other clients.
•Direct and coordinate staffing plans and activities of project personnel to ensure projects progress on schedule and within prescribed budgetPROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
•You will need an Arizona P.E. A California P.E. and S.E. is desired.
•You’ll need a bachelor or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Engineering Management, or similar degree.
•10-15 years of experience in building structural engineering, with a minimum of 5 years managing projects, teams and clients
•Expansive knowledge of related building engineering disciplines, including Architectural, Mechanical, Civil, Fire Protection, and Electrical Engineering
•Knowledge of frequency and vibration analysis
•Federal DoD experience (desired)
•Design/Build alternative project delivery experience (desired)
•Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office products
•US Citizen, eligible for security clearance
•LEED accreditation and sustainable project experience (desired)
•Project Management Professional certification (PMP) (highly desired)
•You should have experience with structural building design, existing structure evaluation, and seismic analysis, design, and detailing, and complex structural analysis software such as Revit, RISA, SAP, and Midas
•Experience with Building Information Modeling (Revit), Bluebeam, and AutoCAD (desired)
•Experience managing projects involving multiple disciplines such as Architecture, MEP, civil, roadway, drainage, geotechnical, environmental, etc.; and experience supervising the execution, financial performance, and quality assurance of multiple simultaneous projects is desired.
•To be successful, you’ll need to be bright, organized, goal oriented, quality focused and determined; you’ll also need to be able to build relationships with a wide variety of people. You will need excellent time management skills, the ability to multitask and prioritize competing project obligations.
•You’ll need to be able to quickly get up to speed on our policy, procedures and relevant software while acquiring an understanding of the company’s service offerings, and the client standards relevant to your projects.
•Excellent computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office.
•Excellent client management skills; demonstrated ability leading and managing the design and detailing of complex transportation structures, with an emphasis on experience and knowledge of the design, analysis, inspection and maintenance of highway and railroad bridges.
•You will possess established client and colleague relationships and a willingness to help lead proposal efforts.
•Excellent written and verbal English language skills, and effective graphic presentation skills are essential to long term success in this role.
•The ability to communicate effectively between project team, clients, vendors, and contractors
•Business development capabilities as a doer-seller
•Occasional travel will be requiredMICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT
Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.