Chazen | A LaBella Company is looking for a Director of Municipal Engineering in Poughkeepsie, NY

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Nov 6, 2006
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White Plains, NY
Chazen has an immediate opening for a Director of Municipal Engineering Services. Reporting to the Vice President of Engineering Services, this position is responsible for leading a team of project managers, design professionals and technical support staff working with public sector (Municipal ) clients and projects throughout the Hudson Valley. The position is located in our Poughkeepsie, NY office.

In this position, you are expected to be a hands-on manager, mentor and coach in working with our talented staff.

- Business development and marketing
- Preparing proposals
- Client management
- Project management
- Recruiting, mentoring, and management of staff
- Assignment of work and quality control of work products
- Business planning
- Meeting financial and business development goals

Qualified candidates will have 15+ years of civil/municipal engineering experience in a multi-disciplinary consulting firm, with demonstrated career progression, including at least 5 years in a staff management role. Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related degree (MS or ME is preferred but not required) and a current NYS Professional Engineer license. The successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of our industry (with NYS experience preferred) and regulatory programs; solid organizational and prioritization skills and the ability to convey information clearly and effectively through verbal and written communications. Public presentation skills are essential. Competency in the Microsoft Office suite required; AutoCAD competency desirable.

Founded over 70 years ago, The Chazen Companies is an employee-owned, multidisciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, code services, landscape architecture, construction services, transportation planning and traffic engineering to clients in the private and public sectors. Chazen’s 140 employees proudly collaborate with municipalities, state agencies, developers, landowners, utility companies, and industrial, healthcare, education, and nonprofit clients from project concept to completion, taking a customized approach to every project. With offices in Glens Falls, Troy, Poughkeepsie and White Plains, NY; Nashville and Chattanooga, TN; and Portland, Oregon, Chazen delivers world class performance focused on creating effective, long-term partnerships with its clients.

We are regularly recognized by our employees as a Best Place to Work and consistently win workplace excellence awards. We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits program including an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Program), training, professional development, membership in professional associations and much more. All of our offices provide employees with a relaxed, collegial and professional working atmosphere.

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