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Project Manager

Sanborn Head & Associates, Inc.
New Hampshire
Occupational fields: 
Architecture and Engineering
Zip Code: 
Fields of study: 
Mechanical engineering
Employment type: 
Full time
Remote Position: 
Job Expiration Date: 
Required degree level: 
Bachelors degree
Masters degree

Come grow with us!  Are you ready to make a difference?   

We are looking for a skilled, resourceful, and collaborative Project Manager to join our team in Bedford, NH. The Project Manager will work closely with a team of engineers supporting natural gas, renewable natural gas, and hydrogen projects.  This is a fast-paced and dynamic position, with opportunities to be challenged, contribute to project outcomes, interact routinely with project Principals and clients, and grow professionally.  

Create opportunity!  Do you thrive with a range of interesting assignments?

Essential Functions – What You Will Do

  • Successfully manage design projects in the Natural Gas Sector; focusing on metering, regulation, liquefied natural gas, renewable natural gas and compressed natural gas facilities.
  • Maintain technical proficiency in the following to support review and management of:
    • Process flow diagrams (PFDs) and piping & instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs).
    • Line sizing, wall thickness, and flexibility/pipe stress calculations.
    • Process equipment (e.g., heat exchangers, boilers, pumps) sizing.
    • Valve and mechanical component sizing, including relief valves.
    • Piping design drawings and equipment general arrangement drawings.
    • Written specifications for equipment and materials.
    • System evaluation/design via process simulation software.
    • Code compliance of industry specific codes (e.g., 49 CFR 192/193, NFPA 59A, ASME B31.3, others)
  • Develop and maintain positive client relationships, built through collaborative and responsive interactions.
  • Prepare written reports documenting analyses, designs, and assessments.
  • Prepare plant documentation, such as operating & maintenance procedures, purging procedures, as-built drawings, training documents, and risk management plans.
  • Perform site visits to utility and industrial client facilities to review existing conditions and lead technical and project review meetings with the client.
  • Develop and manage project budgets and schedules.
  • Develop Proposals, including scope of work, schedule, and fee estimate in response to client requests.
  • Support business development efforts, including relationship building and participation in industry associations and events.
  • Lead project meetings with clients/project stakeholders to provide overall progress status, review technical aspects of the project, and provide budget and schedule updates.
  • Mentor junior staff to develop their technical and project management skills and instill good consulting practices to support their growth in the firm.

Deliver value!  Do you strive for excellence and like to help others succeed? 

Competencies - What We Are Looking For

  • Minimum of six (6) to ten (10) years relevant experience and a BS in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering (Energy Focus).
  • Possess or be working toward Professional Engineering Registration/Licensure.
  • Experience with natural gas and liquefied natural gas.
  • Understanding of asset integrity management programs.
  • Experience with risk management and process safety.
  • Solid understanding of Process Design.
  • Experience with AutoCAD.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills combined with the flexibility to work with shifting priorities.
  • Client-service orientation with the ability to anticipate needs and deliver to meet expectations. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Work well as a team member, with a collaborative communication style.

Reach your potential! Are you passionate about your work and open to possibilities?

Position Type – What You Should Know

  • Full-time position.
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday with flexible daily hours.
  • Must reside in the United States.
  • Located in Bedford, NH.
  • Competitive wage and bonus package.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.

At the end of the day, it’s all about the experience.  Let your journey begin here. 

We invite you to submit an application with a resume and cover letter, telling us why you’d be a great fit for our team.

Sanborn Head is an engineering and technical consulting firm serving a broad array of private, public, and institutional clients in the development, energy, industrial, and solid waste markets. Our multi-disciplinary team of engineers and scientists specializes in integrating our core expertise in earth, energy, and environment to deliver innovative, yet practical solutions to our clients.

Candidates are required to possess a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record. 

Qualified candidates must be able, with or without a reasonable accommodation, to fulfill all obligations of the job, which includes in-person attendance at and participation in company and/or client events or worksites.

Sanborn Head is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

Sanborn Head is an integrated engineering and technical consulting firm serving private, public, and institutional clients in the development, energy, industrial, and solid waste markets.