Risk Coordinator - Program Controls

WSP   •  

Fresno, CA

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


5 - 7 years

Posted 338 days ago

Job Description

WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms – WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, 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.  wsp.com/usa
The Program
Here is your opportunity to work on the first ever high-speed rail program in the U.S. while growing your career on a groundbreaking project.  The California High-Speed Rail program will connect the mega-regions of the state, contribute to economic development and a cleaner environment, create jobs and preserve agricultural and protected lands.  By 2029, the system will run from San Francisco to the Los Angeles basin in under three hours at speeds of more than 200 miles per hour. The system will also extend to Sacramento and San Diego, totaling 800 miles with up to 24 stations.
The Role
The Authority awarded WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff the Program Management role within the Rail Delivery Partners (RDP) program delivery team.  As a result, we have an immediate opportunity for a Program Controls Risk Coordinator in our Fresno Program Office, to:

    Coordinate region-wide project risk and trend register updates with contractors and consultants
    Provide regular risk and trend updates to the program risk and change managers
    Perform quantitative schedule and cost risk analyses as required
    Identify and define new process improvement opportunities
    Apply program Quality Controls standards to the work

WSP offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and more.

Job Requirements

The Requirements

    Bachelor’s degree in Program Controls, Construction Management, or a closely-related field
    At least five years of relevant experience, including experience with risk management for large infrastructure programs, preferably in transportation
    Good familiarity with risk identification and assessment tools, program controls software including Primavera P6, Excel, and others, preferably at the enterprise level
    General working knowledge of all aspects of Program Controls, including scheduling, estimating, project management, planning and reporting
    Employment authorization to work in the United States immediately