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Civil or Municipal Project Manager #1707

Ayres Associates’ Municipal Engineers have been serving Wisconsin communities for over 50 years.  We are currently looking for you – an engineer with passion for improving the places we live, work and play.  We currently have an exciting career opportunity for an experienced civil/municipal engineer with a strong desire to grow the Ayres municipal footprint in the surrounding market in our Waukesha, WI office. You will join a strong technical staff to manage projects, develop proposals and lead design efforts on municipal and private client projects.  If you are looking for a challenge and opportunities for growth, please apply today.

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • Wisconsin Professional Engineer registration or ability to achieve within one year
  • At least nine years of progressive experience managing municipal projects preferably in Wisconsin, the ability to create and maintain working relationships with clients, funding partners and permitting agencies
  • Experience overseeing construction and design projects for county, city, village, and township projects desired
  • Experience developing and maintaining clients and obtaining new and repeat work
  • AutoCAD Civil3D experience desired
  • Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to conduct effective client presentations
  • Ability to work effectively independently and with other team members in multiple offices
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Knowledge of applicable state and federal rules and regulations related to civil improvement projects


  • Design of municipal and civil engineering projects including water supply and distribution, sanitary sewers, water main, storm water systems, streets, and other public and private development projects.
  • Works with both private and public clients for various site development and municipal; projects
  • Manage projects, scope and develop proposals, and lead design efforts on municipal and private client projects
  • Proven ability to monitor project budgets to a successful outcome, oversee project teams and meet client expectations
  • Gather and analyze data on municipal projects and prepare reports, plans and specifications and cost estimates
  • Coordinate and oversee construction activities on various types of projects
  • Expand our client base and cross sell services
  • Other duties as assigned