Civil/Landscape/Site Design Project Manager

Civil/Landscape/Site Design Project Manager

Career Area: Landscape Architecture / Planning

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is currently seeking a Project Manager in the State and Local Government Client Center. This person should have a minimum of 10 years of experience within a civil/landscape/site design focused practice that includes master planning, design, and construction support of a variety of site development and parks and recreational projects. The ideal candidate is looking for a new challenge that includes contributing to and leading a creative and thoughtful design process from concept to build and participating in an innovative design culture that values client relations and development.

  • Performs project management duties including developing client relationships, preparing scope of work and fee proposals, developing contracts including subcontracts to comply with Barge terms.
  • Works closely with a team of civil engineers and landscape architects and assists with team coordination with other disciplines from both within and outside of Barge during execution of site development and parks and recreation projects.
  • Prepares comprehensive Project Management Plans and tracks project budgets, contracts, billing, and schedules. Ensures internal Quality Program implementation and execution.
  • Reviews project reports, drawings, and other work products. Facilitates review meetings during all phases of the project.
  • Provides technical guidance, and resolves project problems, challenges, and obstacles.
  • May act as primary agent between client and project team developing the project scope and proposals, coordinating events, leading client meetings & internal project meetings, and ensuring delivery of final project to client.
  • Meets profitability goals in support of Barge's business and strategic plan.
  • Mentors others and builds employee capabilities.
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with clients, customers, officials, contractors, and others.
  • Exemplifies our core values in daily actions and promotes a positive workplace culture.
  • Performs other duties as requested.

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's or Graduate degree in Civil Engineering or Landscape Architecture from an accredited program
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience within a civil/landscape/site focused practice and 1-2 years as a Project Manager or
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Professional registration within current state of residency and ability for reciprocity in other states within six months of hire.
  • Strong design and technical knowledge
  • Strong teambuilding and collaboration skills
  • Excellent oral, written and graphical communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage concurrent projects and deadlines

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled