Municipal Project Manager
Gillette, WY 
Posted 26 days ago
Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental, and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts, and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR is looking for a Municipal Manager to join our growing group in Gillette, WY.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Municipal Project Manager, we'll count on you to:

  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit to serve and grow our Wyoming clientele
  • Manage key projects or programs, including managing technical staff and subconsultant teams to meet project delivery needs and exceed client expectations.
  • Responsible for engineering/municipal design, project coordination, determining and writing engineering specifications, planning work, establishing appropriate design methods, report preparation and coordination and working directly with the owner.
  • Confirm implementation of HDR quality standards and value engineering solutions and conduct quality control reviews of completed designs.
  • As Project Manager, coordinate the work of engineers and the balance of the multi-discipline project team throughout the entire project development.
  • Perform financial management of projects following HDR processes including the preparing scopes, fees, contracts, progress reports, billings and project reviews.
  • Conduct work sessions for design development and contract document in conjunction with other staff.
  • Coordinate workload through the entire project development to complete documents on schedule.
  • Mentor staff in client management, marketing, project management, and technical delivery aspects.
  • Assess market potential for assigned clients and with support of our marketing team, position HDR for successful capture of these opportunities.
  • Work with our area and regional marketing teams to build our brand, visibility and increase our market share in the water market.
  • Serve as client manager for assigned clients in the Gillette area, acting as the principal point of HDR's relationship and advocate for these clients.
  • Lead/Establish strategic client relationships for assigned clients, meetings, contractual discussions, design/production reviews and marketing efforts.
  • Work closely with the Area Management, Section Managers, and multiple Project Managers.



Required Qualifications

  • BS in Civil Engineering required.
  • PE required
  • Minimum of 10 years in the planning and design of municipal infrastructure projects including water, wastewater, streets and drainage systems.
  • Proven project leadership, project management (staffing, schedule and budget) and mentoring skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience with MS Office, MS Project required.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Strong business development and strategic planning skills.
  • Excellent team player with ability to function effectively in a variety of roles on integrated project teams.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preference given to local candidates


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Wyoming-Gillette
Industry: Water
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Stormwater / Wet Weather
Job Posting: Dec 14, 2022

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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