Project Manager (ID# 36694) New York, NY Category: Engineering Job Type: Full Time Minimum Experience: 8 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!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Project Manager for our New York office.
The Project Manager (PM) is responsible to manage, commission, and provide direction and technical oversight to support the Project Team which includes the: Ownership, Engineer, Construction Managers, Contractors, & their own Commissioning Team Members
Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage your team members
Understand your team member's strengths & weaknesses
Assign them to activities where they can be successful
Work with team members, both in the office and in the field, to improve their skills, knowledge and value
Provide regular constructive feedback on positive and negative performance
Staff mentoring and training
Manage your team's overall financial performance and ensure the execution of their projects
Ensure that staff is scheduled effectively to ensure maximum utilization
Maintain and oversee the development and execution of weekly work plans
Ensure projects are adequately staffed
Execute projects within budget
Time and expense management
Projecting Revenue as well as Labor Requirements
Oversight and support of existing project workload
Maintain positive relationships with existing clients and consistently promote additional services, future business, and positive references
Lead, where possible, design phase projects to allow for an understanding of the project and development of relationships with the key project members
Review project schedules with project team members
Review and oversee project design and construction
Provide feedback to all team members
Conduct site visits and produce reports
Utilize test equipment
Read and understand project drawings
Provide updates to supervisor and project team
Submittal & design review
Organize & manage schedules
Perform energy calculations
Assist with site surveys
Support and lead the development of change orders on existing projects for your team members and affiliates
Review and support the development of proposals on new clients and / or projects
Participate in client and/or educational presentations as required
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.
8+ years engineering experience, including 5 years of management experience
Proven track record and excellent customer relation skills
Must have a strong work ethic and ability to learn
Strong communication skills
Excellent coach and mentor
Strong financial and analytical skills
Firm, steady and fair leadership
Willingness to accept responsibility and solicit involvement from team members
Must be physically fit and capable of lifting at least 30 pounds and climbing ladders
Excellent interpersonal skills
Some traveling is anticipated
About WSP USA
WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) 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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
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