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Construction Project Manager

Date: Feb 21, 2021

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.

Summary of Role:  Oversees the construction activites that take place on the worksite.  Involved in planning, organizing and controlling projects.  



  • Oversees construction sites, general contractors, and workers to ensure a high level of quality and safety.
  • Guarantees that all work is performed in accordance with approved manuals and procedures
  • Ensures that project is construced and documented in accordance with the contract documents and good engineering practices
  • Provides technical support to Project Managers
  • Performs change order estimating and assists the Project Manager in change order negotiations
  • Coordinates and monitors schedule updates, invoices and submittals
  • Assists in managing and reviewing the progress of contractors construction schedules
  • Reviews weekly and monthly reports on the status and progress of the contracts, including project costs and potential changes
  • Reports the status of projects to business and market leaders
  • Attend client meetings as needed                                            
  • Lead interface with local on site Customer if/when Project Manager is not present.


Organization Impact:  Impact contributes to project and division results. Influences (direct or matrix) team performance; Product Line P&L Goals: Revenue Growth, Margin Expansion


Behavior Expectations:  Create and maintain safe working environment and culture within the organization; customer management, employee management, safety management, interpersonal relationship and leadership skills


Supervision or Autonomy:  Must be able to function in a team environment; works independently and has ability to lead/coach/guide/motivate


Education Requirements:  BS in Civil Eng, Construction Mgmt, or other related discipline with 5 years of experience or 10 years of work experience in lieu of degree


Experience Requirements:  10+ years of project experience working in the construction industry required; Experience with large manufacturing facilites construction sites preferred.



  • Proficient with MS Office suite of tools
  • Knowledge of construction technology
  • EPC industry experience
  • Familiarity with project and department budget process and tools
  • Risk assessment/management
  • Leadership ability
  • Must be able to multi task
  • Strong communication, and presentation skills                  
  • Ability to read,understand, and direct work based on engineering drawings, schematics and construction documents.


Travel Requirements:  A minimum of 80% travel and required to travel Internationally and obtain a passport




Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Nearest Major Market: Houston