Director of Capital Programs

Ashburn, Virginia
Jun 02, 2022
Jul 07, 2022
Full Time

Loudoun Water has an immediate opening for a Director of Capital Programs in the Engineering and Operations & Maintenance Division.  The Director will lead the Capital Programs department, which consists of engineering and construction project managers tasked with delivery of Loudoun Water’s Capital Improvement Program.  Essential functions include:


  • Execute the annual Capital Work Plan of Loudoun Water’s 10-year CIP Ensure project management team is well structured, organized, and effective; ensure that employee growth is paramount Oversee and track the development and execution of design task orders and contracts for water, wastewater, and reclaimed water projects; serve as key point of contact for consultants Oversee and track the development of construction contracts life cycle, from project bidding to closeout; serve as key point of contact for contractors Ensure projects meet budget, schedule, and quality objectives; partner with Loudoun Water’s Project Support Office to ensure consistency and efficiency of project delivery processes Collaborate with other Directors across the organization to ensure projects are well coordinated and meet stakeholder expectations; lead proactive communication regarding projects Interface with the General Manager’s Office to share information and collaborate on project matters requiring executive support Serve as staff lead for the Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Committee of the Loudoun Water Board of Directors; develop agendas and reports for committee meetings, lead staff in developing presentation materials for information and action items, make oral presentations

We are looking for highly motivated self-starters with exemplary leadership skills, an eye for quality, “can do” attitude, and excellent technical and communication skills.  We offer highly competitive salaries, a stable work environment and excellent employee benefits.




  • BS degree in civil or environmental engineering, or related field, and progressively responsible project engineering and management experience in the design, construction and delivery of public water and sewer systems. An advanced degree in related field is desirable. Demonstrate leadership and organizational development capability to align team’s structure and optimize employee performance and effectiveness. Demonstrated experience in delivering projects through design and construction.  Licensure as a Professional Engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia is desirable. PMP Certification or demonstrated experience in collaborating with a Project Management Office is desirable.

Special Requirements: If selected for employment all new hires must be willing to get vaccinated or provide proof of vaccination for Covid-19 prior to their start date.


Apply online at Salary DOQ. Position will remain open until filled. EOE


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