Serves as a staff specialist/consultant in industrial wastewater treatment:
Solving complex or unusual problems using innovative techniques.
Acting as technical advisor to junior professional staff.
Serving on multidisciplinary Project Teams as a capable and efficient professional.
Serves as Project Manager with the following management duties:
Works with others to develop detailed work plans consisting of quality criteria, manpower budgets, and schedules.
Is responsible for communications with client, outside consultants, and in?house personnel. Conducts project meetings and documents outcomes and action items. Attends and conducts presentations to clients and outside agencies.
Monitors project progress, anticipates roadblocks, solves problems, and resolves confrontations with Project Team. Motivates Project Team and promotes team unity. Submits weekly resources requirements by COB Thursday.
Works with other Project Managers to accommodate changes and adjustments in individual project budget or schedule requirements and overall corporate schedule and personnel assignment conflicts.
Reviews reports, drawings, computations, model results, and other project documents for technical accuracy, quality, general conformance to project criteria and FTN standards.
Prepares project final reports and close?out packages. Reports project performance and problems and evaluates project performance of individual staff members. Schedules and conducts post project critique.
Responsible for monthly invoicing and progress reports. Follows up on delinquent accounts.
Responsible for marketing industrial wastewater treatment projects:
Meets clients and determines their needs
Develops and implements a marketing plans
Makes presentations to clients
Maintains good relationships with clients after projects are finished to identify and market future work for the client
Develops, with the aid of others, detailed proposals consisting of technical approach, work plan, schedules, manpower budgets, qualifications, and quality criteria within assigned budgets and schedules. Proposals must meet FTN standards for quality and presentation (includes writing skills).
Communicates project and company related information to clients and in-house personnel:
Writes letters, memos, technical reports, and summaries
Orally communicates project findings in meetings
Presentations at technical and civic functions
Participates in Company planning and management by attending Corporate Planning meetings, by completing special assignments and by recommending changes/improvements to FTN's operations.
Efficient time management to achieve allocated share of FTN goals for utilization rate and billable hours.
Supervises assigned technical staff including:
Career planning and technical development.
Position requires technical competence in the fields of environmental engineering and environmental compliance; ability to independently market and develop work; excellent communication skills; and sound management skills.
Bachelor or Master of Science degree in civil, environmental, or chemical engineering, from an ABET accredited four-year college or university. A minimum of eight years of experience with advanced knowledge in industrial wastewater treatment and environmental regulation, obtainable usually through a combination of experience and continuing education.
Registered professional engineer in the state of Arkansas or ability to acquire within 3 months of employment. Must possess OSHA 40-hour certification or acquire within 3 months of employment. Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record.
FTN Associates, Ltd. (FTN), based in Little Rock, Arkansas, is a multi disciplinary environmental consulting firm specializing in water. For over 25 years, our team of 16 professional engineers and over 35 scientists and staff have developed innovative approaches to solving our clients’ problems related to the impacts of human activities on the environment.
Major service areas include water res...ources, wastewater, permitting, assessments, remediation, and engineering services. Engineering services include water treatment, landfill design, site civil design, remediation systems, hydraulics and water quality modeling.
- Relocation package based on experience
- Competitive salaries
- Excellent benefits
- Profit sharing opportunities
- Encourages continued education.