Project Manager II, Land Development at Michael Baker International

Posted in General Business 5 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Temecula, California

Job Description:

Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering, development, intelligence and technology solutions with global reach and mobility. The firm offers a comprehensive range of innovative services and solutions in support of federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private development and commercial clients. Michael Baker International’s focus is on the safety and security of people across the world through planning and engineering improvements to infrastructure and the environment, and through protection of our quality of life and freedom in support of national and international security. With more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 80 offices located across the U.S. and internationally, and is ranked as the 26th largest design firm in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR).
Michael Baker International’s Mission is to make a difference by providing innovative solutions to sustain the future and further the safety, security and quality of life for people across the globe by providing the highest level of expertise, unmatched quality and effective project teams for a diverse range of projects and clients.
Michael Baker International offers excellent benefit packages that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Additional Paid Time Off, Flex-Time, 401-K Retirement Plan, Tuition Reimbursement and Employee Credit Union. To learn more, please visit us on the web at . Michael Baker International is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran/e-Verify Employer


Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Through an integrated approach to all stages of land development, Michael Baker guides clients through the entire life cycle of a project, from due diligence, initial site planning, and entitlement approvals to final engineering, construction management and surveying. Engineering integrated with in-house planning and surveying excellence and combined with a commitment to achieving clients' strategic goals, results in quality service and project delivery in a timely and cost effective manner. Our skilled professionals can assist with any task on a wide range of project types, including commercial

and retail developments, industrial and office parks, educational and governmental facilities, housing developments, public infrastructure, and mining facilities. We understand that land development engineering for commercial, residential, and public uses requires a cost-effective, schedule-driven approach; we know that, to our clients, time is money.


This opportunity is ideal for a motivated Project Manager with experience in the land development industry. The candidate must demonstrate strong project management skills and have the ability to adapt to the Michael Baker International operational processes while working with a positive, innovative local team with various expertise in the Temecula, CA office. The position will grow and manage a team dedicated to land development services to execute existing work and to grow the practice.

  • You'll be expected to lead design project teams and mentor new staff.
  • Responsibilities include project execution, proposal preparation and quality management.
  • Participation in marketing and client development activities is also part of the job.
  • You will interact with internal and external clients to ensure project delivery and client satisfaction


  • Minimum of 10 years of Civil Land Development experience with increasing levels of responsibility
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license
  • Knowledge of regulatory issues and key players in the Southern California market.
  • Strong track record of overseeing successful delivery of projects that include land planning and feasibility, site design, site grading, earthwork balance, drainage, utilities, sanitary collection and water distribution systems, storm water management, erosion and sediment control designs/plans
  • Strong relationships with local agencies in Riverside County and the Inland Empire.
  • Demonstrated supervisor/mentoring skills
  • Strong proposal writing and presentation skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit to grow our Land Development practice in the area market
  • Strong engineering judgment with strong background in Land Development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, public speaking ability, and problem-solving skills
  • Capability to work in a dynamic environment and conduct multi-tasking efforts
  • Drive to be a leader in the company and in the professional community
  • Willingness to travel for other Land Development opportunities, or lead other projects in between opportunities
  • Familiarity with permit application development and coordination for federal, state and local agencies.
  • Knowledgeable in water quality management, LID and NPDES requirements.
  • Experience participating at local municipal meetings, coordinating with other project professionals, meeting with clients, and meeting/negotiating with various permit agencies.

Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.