The Town of Lovettsville, VA is hiring for an entry-level Project Manager who will manage the design and construction of a variety of the Town’s Capital Projects. The candidate should have project management knowledge and experience in municipal infrastructure projects, including storm water, flood mitigation, roadways, transit, bicycle and pedestrian, and parks and recreation facilities. The candidate will have a willingness to learn and accomplish the job duties in line with the mission, vision, and goals of the Town. The candidate will perform the following functions as the Town’s Project Manager.
-Be responsible for the design and construction of Town, County and State facilities within the Town.
-Develop and manage the schedules and budgets for capital projects from start to finish.
-Identify funding sources, submit grant requests, and manage federal, state and local grants
-Manage the consultants work including procurement, defining scope, monitoring expenditures and schedules, and assuring quality deliverables are received.
-Assist with the preparation and development of the Capital Improvements Budget and 5-year Plan. Process payments, monitor expenses, and track the schedule of projects.
-Coordinate with Town residents, Town Attorney, County and State Agencies, permit agencies, consultants, and contractors to address complaints, issues, and concerns to ensure the projects are satisfactorily completed.
-Responsible for negotiation and preparation of contracts, RFP’s RFQ’s and RFB’s and report project status and information to Town Manager and Town Council.
The ideal candidate shall demonstrate knowledge in local, state and federal requirements. Candidates should have a Civil Engineering degree or a degree in a closely related field with at least two years of Project Management/Civil Engineering experience. Salary is negotiable. Please fill out the Town of Lovettsville employment application and send it with your cover letter, resume/cv with the words “Project Manager” in the subject line to Clerk@lovettsvilleva.gov.
About Town of Lovettsville
The Town of Lovettsville has a strong sense of community with approximately 2,900 residents. We pride ourselves in providing professionalism and responsibility in service to residents and the surrounding community. Lovettsville is a place where people enjoy small town events, respect one another, and participate as active citizens.