Drainage Project Manager

Michael Baker International   •  

Ontario, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 30 days ago


Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.


Michael Baker is actively seeking a Drainage Project Manager to join our Ontario office, and who will initially be dedicated to a highway design build project starting in March 2019. The Project Manager will direct engineers and designers on transportation and infrastructure design projects and will act as the design task leader for surface water projects. Will also have responsibility for task scope, budgets, schedules, and deliverable quality.


•Attend and actively participate in client marketing and project meetings, lead preliminary drainage design for design-build proposals, assist in identifying new opportunities and assist with development of marketing proposals

•Oversee the preparation of hydrological and hydraulic calculations, modeling, and preparation of technical reports, technical exhibits and design drawings for projects

•Analysis and design of hydraulic structures and subsurface flow systems

•Preparation of maps and technical reports

•Development of drawings and specifications for design projects

•Coordination of changes to drawings and specifications with project team leaders

•Development of cost estimates and quantity takeoffs for design projects


•10+ years of engineering experience is required

•Bachelor's Degree Civil or Environmental Engineering is required

•Professional Engineer (PE) licensed in the State of California is required

•Excellent external and internal, oral and written communication skills are required

•Certified floodplain manager (CFM) is preferred

•Proficiency with MS Office Suite and Oracle-based ERP Project Financial Reporting System

•Proficiency with Microstation, Inroads, WSPG-W, and San Bernardino County Hydrology