Civil Group Lead (ID# 38726) Herndon, VA Category: Engineering Job Type: Full Time Minimum Experience: 15 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree Job Description
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
We are seeking a Civil Group Lead to make a significant contribution to WSP USA's strategic plan to increase our project management and business development capability. The Senior Supervising Engineer will manage the Civil Engineering staff (including the roadway and drainage disciplines) in the Herndon, VA office as well as multiple multi discipline complex projects for both public and private sector clients. Responsibilities include coordinating with the Area Manager, coordination with other local and regional leaders and reporting to the Regional Civil Engineering Manager. Responsibilities of this senior staff position also include project management, leading pursuits, maintaining client relationships, staffing projects, design and QA/QC.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide leadership and direction for a civil staff of approximately 20 people
Create a professional environment of innovation, opportunity, development and continuous improvement that supports office objectives
Work with the Area Manager to develop strategic initiatives and business plans for the area that align with the overall goals of the region
Successfully support office and area business objectives by winning and managing complex and major road/highway projects
Recruit, retain and develop top industry talent
Commitment to quality and continuous improvement through innovation, creative thinking and improved results
Establish and maintain cooperative and productive work relationships with all employees, clients and other stakeholders
Ensure consistency in project quality, budgetary constraints and expectations and that appropriate monitoring and control mechanisms are developed and administered
Work in performance with other discipline leads to enhance the organization's profile across the area
Talent is the essence of meeting our client's objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we'd love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
BS degree in Civil Engineering
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Virginia or ability to obtain within six months
A minimum of 15 years of experience
Project and staff management experience on large civil transportation projects
Ability to work in this country immediately
Core values include safety, quality, integrity, diversity, innovation, and sustainability
Creative and innovative leader
Strategic business thinker
Effective mentor and developer of individual and team talent
Collaborator and networker
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firmsWSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee's career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
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