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Senior Project Manager

Company name
Terracon Consultants, Inc

Laredo, TX, United States

Employment Type

Manager, Project Management, Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental

Posted on
Feb 05,2020

Valid Through
May 20,2020

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Job Description:

Come to Terracon and discover what great looks like. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to work with great people and work on great projects. At Terracon, you can have the opportunity to build a career focused on rewarding and exciting project that help the community where you live.

At Terracon, safety is a core value. Working safely is an uncompromising commitment at all levels of the company to ensure everyone goes home safe to their family each and every day.

Our Laredo, TX office has a unique and exciting opportunity. We are looking for an engineer to help grow the office. This engineer could either specialize in geotechnical, materials or environmental engineering. This office works on a variety of project with a variety of clients. This means you will have an opportunity to grow your skills by learning more about our various service lines.

If you are up to a new challenge and ready to step into a leadership role, let’s talk!

General Responsibilities:

In this role you will manage all aspects of a materials, environmental, or geotechnical engineering project to ensure that it is safely completed on time and within scope and budget. Responsible for completing the project as per its contracted scope; monitor progress and performance against the project plan. Troubleshoot and recommend or resolve operational problems and minimize delays. May be responsible for resource management, project scheduling, budgets and forecasts, and working with external vendors, subcontractors or contractors. Conducts meetings and prepares reports to communicate the status of the project to project team and client. Set priorities, assign tasks, and coordinate project staff to meet project targets and milestones.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities:

Leads interactions with client and stakeholders to ensure their goals are being considered in execution of the work

Design, communicate, and implement a project plan for completing a project.

Leads safety efforts including preparation and compliance with approved safety plan

Resolve operational problems and minimize delays.

Identify, develop, and gather necessary resources to complete the project.

Prepare designs and work specifications; develop schedules, budgets and forecasts; select materials, equipment, project staff, and contractors.

Estimate costs, resources, and time required to complete.

Prepares forecasts for expenditures and manages scope, schedule to meet budget

Monitor activities, allocate resources, and assign tasks to ensure targets are met.

Partner with other departments or offices to secure specialized resources for the project.

Conduct project meetings and prepare reports to communicate the status of the project within and beyond the project team.

Coach and mentor project staff and assist them to solve problems.

Coordinates with accounting for financial management of business intelligence, invoicing and collections

Develop understanding and be aware of project-related risk. Be familiar with what could go wrong on a project and how to protect the Company. Be familiar with company risk policies.

Lead safety efforts for team and ensure team follows safety rules and guidelines. Responsible for creating and modeling a safe work environment; demonstrates safety practices. Promote pre-task planning for all projects.

Promote continuous quality monitoring and improvement on projects. Monitor quality standards and practices.


Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, a minimum of 10 years’ related experience.

PE License

Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.




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Posting Title:

Senior Project Manager

Employment Type:

Regular, Full Time

City, State (Office Location):

Laredo, TX

About Terracon:

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracon offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

EEO Statement:

Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.

Job Category:

Project Management

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Terracon Consultants, Inc
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