At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental andconstruction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty andstructure to communities through high-performance buildings and smartinfrastructure, we provide much more than that.
We create an unshakablefoundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also includescientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believediversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunityworkplace and an affirmative action employer.
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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. Thatideas inspire positive change.
That coloring outside the lines can illuminatefresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Aboveall, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.
HDR has partnered with clients to shape communities and push theboundaries of what's possible since 1917. We specialize in engineering,architecture, environmental and construction services. With nearly10,000 employees in more than 225 locations around the world, we think globaland act local.
The primary duty of the Urban Planning Cross SectorDirector, working internally as part of our Cross Sector Services program,is to provide strategic focus on positioning HDR as a preferred serviceprovider in the area of urban planning. This position will report tothe Cross Sector Director and collaborate with various Business Group leadershipfor overall resource allocation, key hires, quality control, and technicalexcellence relative to urban planning, urban resiliency, adaptive capacity,resilient cities and socio ecological system planning type issues. Morespecific duties include:
Project and Program Support Responsibilities This position will serve as afocal point for the Business Groups to deliver the necessary urban planningservices for clients within the Business Group and create alliances across thecompany to assure services are being effectively delivered for HDRclients. This position will work closely with other technical BusinessClass Directors, Business Group Directors of Professional Services, RegionalBusiness Group Directors and Operations Directors on delivery of existingprojects and work with various Market Sector Directors and Client Managersdeveloping long-term tactical plans to best serve the urban planning needs ofHDR's clients. Additional duties include technical support, qualityoversight, best practice development, project leadership, and principal-levelprogram/project management.
Marketing and Business Development This position will assist indeveloping HDR's global urban planning capabilities with the ultimate goal ofservicing the urban planning needs of our Business Group clients. Additional duties include supporting