Assistant Project Manager (Land Development)

Bohler Engineering   •  

Rocky Hill, CT

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 44 days ago


  • Site Investigation & Due Diligence, including the review of ordinances, utility service research, outside agency regulations and site visits to establish comprehensive development guidelines
  • Preparation of Concept Drawings based upon client’s development objectives and conclusions of due diligence
  • Design of Stormwater Management & Stormwater Conveyance Systems, including use of AutoCAD/C3D and Hydrology design software
  • Grading Design to ensure value engineering is achieved
  • Design of Utility Systems, including stormwater conveyance, sanitary sewer service, water, gas, telephone service, etc.
  • Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Design, including stability calculations, Best Management Practices
  • Preparation of Construction Cost Estimates
  • Project Coordination, Including conferring with client, attorney, project team and Bohler affiliates for the purpose of preparing a comprehensive site plan application
  • Preparation of Written Correspondence with outside agencies, client, attorney, contractor, etc.
  • Meeting with clients
    • initial project scoping, proposal preparation
    • staff utilization analyses
    • managing the production process
    • coordinate permitting approval process
    • supervising project closeout towards procurement of the building permit
  • Staff development and mentoring, business development which involves attendance at marketing functions, business dinners/events, and cross marketing with other Bohler offices
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Must be a PE
  • 6-10+ years of commercial site design and permitting experience
  • Experience working with a team on a regular basis
  • Client management
  • Preparation of and tracking project budgets
  • Proposal preparation
  • Experience designing both big-box and pad retail sites with limited supervision and the ability to compile a full set of civil site plan documents
  • Must have the ability to understand and implement jurisdictional requirements in the design of retail and commercial projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD (Civil 3Dpreferred)
  • Knowledge of the planning and zoning process
  • Self-starter who can work independently and with team members
  • Experience dealing with regulatory agencies and review professionals
  • Strong organizational and able to manage many projects at the same time
  • Strong delegation skills

Preferred Skills/Knowledge:

  • Local Professional Engineer License, majority of work experience conducted in the local area
  • Design and management experience for clients ranging in size from 1 acre sites to 50 acre sites
  • Construction oversight experience for site work

Technical Knowledge:

  • In depth knowledge of civil site design and storm water management design
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, Outlook, Microsoft Project
  • AutoCAD knowledge and Civil 3D is preferred
  • Drainage Software – Storm CAD, Hydroflow, HydroCAD, Bentley Suites