Project Manager (Engineer)

FMG is a recognized leader providing design and project management services for transit, aviation, and civic clients. The firm primarily focuses on projects in California with offices in San Francisco, Oakland, and Los Angeles. As a 100% woman-minority-owned firm, FMG has helped pave the way for meaningful small-business participation in the architecture, engineering, and construction industries. Our professionals are passionate, creative, and authentic, while providing a high level of service.
The successful Project Manager candidate will be an energetic, proactive team collaborator who is accountable for the overall success of projects. The Project Manager will have demonstrated experience in managing complex projects, working across agencies and organizations, cultivating client relationships, formulating employee growth strategies, and executing plans for the acquisition of future work. The position requires management and leadership acumen, organizational and time management skills, and excellent verbal and written communication capabilities.
Key Responsibilities
• Collaborate with clients, project stakeholders to advance goals and objectives
• Partner with FMG leadership to formulate and implement the firm’s strategic goals and vision
• Provide guidance, mentoring, and instruction to staff
• Manage client, budget, and schedule
• Monitor and review the work of staff; make recommendations and provide clear and concise feedback
• Oversee project adherence to local, state, and federal building codes/regulations
• Manage and track change orders and other contractual modifications
• Determine project staffing needs and recommend personnel
• Participate in the development of proposals and interviews for potential projects
Capabilities and Credentials
• Skilled at project management and technical concepts
• Capable problem solver who can deliver design alternatives and solutions
• Proven record of leadership and a portfolio of successful projects
• Adept at effectively managing multiple deadlines and priorities
• Takes initiative and works in a collaborative team
• Excellent negotiator and communicator
Education and Experience
• Graduate of an accredited college or university or equivalent training and experience in project management
• Previous project management experience in transportation, aviation or civic markets desired
• Licensed Engineer with 10+ years of experience preferred; related degrees, industries, disciplines, experiences may be substituted
• Program/project controls, engineering design, and/or construction management experience desired
Location and Schedule
Oakland, California. This is a full-time position. This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of the employee.
Compensation and Benefits
• Competitive Salary Based upon Experience
• Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
• 401k Plan with Matching Percentage
• Flex PTO
To apply: send an email with a cover letter and resume to [email protected]