Principal Project Manager

Project Management West Chester, Pennsylvania


WESTON is seeking a Project Manager to manage engineering design projects in West Chester, Pennsylvania.  The Project Manager is a front-line client-focused leader who works with clients to understand project needs and manages teams to deliver services to meet those requirements.  The Project Manager is responsible for building teams of technical staff and sub-consultants to execute work, maintaining quality and risk management processes to keep work on track, and delivering according to scope, schedule, and budget. The Project Manager is also responsible for networking with clients to identify and define projects and develop/negotiate proposals. Candidates must have demonstrated Project Management and technical experience with industrial clients and with some experience in managing wastewater, storm water and facility engineering/infrastructure projects. Professional Engineer (P.E.) license preferred.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil, environmental or mechanical engineering
  • Ten (10) or more years of experience in the field of engineering design, including water/wastewater design and facility engineering.
  • Project management experience, including project financial management responsibility
  • Strong entrepreneurial interest to engage clients to identify and win new projects
  • Excellent communication skills, including ability convey technical presentations
  • Ability to recruit, build, mentor, and foster a team as an emerging leader.

Expected Outcomes:

  • Execution of all work professionally, safely, and ethically according to company values.
  • Regular client engagement resulting in continually expanding client trust relationships.
  • Effective proposal development resulting in the award of new work with clients.
  • Highly-competent technical leadership resulting in successful project delivery.
  • Project management leading teams to meet scope, schedule, budge requirements.
  • Meticulous project financial management resulting in consistently profitable work.
  • Staff engagement through recruiting and mentorship to build and strengthen the team.
  • Diligent and timely compliance with and implementation of company business practices.
  • Regular participation in local professional societies and associations for networking.
  • Maintenance of a Professional Engineer license in Pennsylvania for employment duration is a plus