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Assistant Project Manager


Job detailsSalary$82,000 – $125,000 a yearJob TypeFull-timeLocation990 S Broadway Ste 400, Denver, CO 80209+ Leaflet | OpenStreetMap contributorsBenefitsPulled from the full job description401(k)Flexible spending accountLife insuranceProfit sharingTravel reimbursementTuition reimbursementFull Job Description
Job Description:
Dewberry is currently seeking an Deputy Project Manager to join any one of our offices.

Come join Dewberrys multi-disciplinary team of resilience services professionals dedicated to reducing risk to flooding and hazards as an Assistant Project Manager. This position will primarily support our work with the Federal Emergency Management Agencys (FEMAs) Risk Mapping, Assessment, Mapping, and Planning (Risk MAP) program. There are additional opportunities to support an expanding portfolio of federal, state, and local resilience projects. The successful candidate will provide direct support to our project managers by lending their technical expertise to project teams, coordinating and scheduling resources, and monitoring scope and schedule.
This position is intended as a professional growth opportunity for the successful candidate. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated their technical capability and wish to challenge themselves in developing project management skills. The position will expose the candidate to work and other professionals outside their traditional area of expertise. Assistant Project Managers will also hold adjunct membership in a resource team that most closely aligns with their professional expertise. This membership is intended to foster the professional development of junior staff members. The candidate will also be expected to identify and pursue, with the support of their manager, opportunities for formal project management training as a part of their professional growth.

Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether youre an experienced professional or a new graduate, youll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call Dewberry at Work, that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join a team of outstanding professionals. This position offers potential for professional growth in a great working environment and the opportunity to apply the latest technology to assist our clients in solving their most challenging problems.

Dewberry offers a wide range of other employee benefits, including: 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan, 529 College Savings Plans, Travel Assistance, Tuition Reimbursement, Flexible Spending Accounts and Supplemental Life Insurance for employee, spouse, and children.

In addition, a host of discounted purchase programs are available to all employees.

Monitor project scope, schedule, and budget. Elevate deviations from plan to PM and identify options to course-correct.
Establish and maintain productive working relationships with project managers and technical staff. Identify discrete tasks and milestones for project execution.
Coordinate with resource team leaders to ensure project resourcing needs are met. Use tact and negotiation to deconflict competing priorities.
Directly support projects by contributing to production tasks, performing quality reviews, and other tasks as needed.
Organize and execute project meetings. Act as the project managers representative when required, including with clients.
Prepare project management documents (reporting, invoicing, memos, etc.) as directed.
Support business development and other initiatives as needed.

Required Skills & Required Experience:

Required Skills & Required Experience:

Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, Planning, Computer Science, or a related field.
At least 5 + years of experience in the candidates industry, with special emphasis on growth of technical skills (such as, but not limited to, water resources modeling, geospatial data analysis, software development, and development of planning projects).
Required certification P.E.

Preferred Skills & Experiences:

Graduate degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, Planning, Computer Science, or a related field.
Evidence of participation in a professional society or attendance at conferences.
Experience leading discrete tasks (including scope, schedule, and budget) as part of a larger project.
Certification in the candidates area of specialty is highly preferred (GISP, CFM, AICP, etc.)

The projected range for this position is $82,000-$125,000 annually. Depending upon other factors, i.e., skills, experience, location, market conditions, the range may vary slightly.

Dont meet every single requirement? At Dewberry we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace for our employees. So if youre excited about this role, but your past experience doesnt align perfectly with every qualification in the position description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.

At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberrys background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.

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