Lead Civil Engineer

WSP   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 28 days ago

Category:      Civil Engineering
Job Type:      Full Time
 
Minimum Experience:      7
Required Education:      Bachelor's Degree
 
Job Description

 
Be involved in projects with our Energy Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
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 Lead Civil Engineer with broad skills and Project (Construction) Management experiencefor our Energy - Facilities Engineering Team in the Houston, TX office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

    Lead the group’s civil engineering efforts for surface facility projects.  Participate in design, review and approval of civil and structural drawings.
    Lead selected projects as a Project Manager.  Projects will range from simple conceptual design to Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM)
    Utilize Project Management skills and Civil Engineering expertise to mentor young engineers, estimators and Assistant Project Managers.
    Perform broad calculations associated with assigned projects including, but not limited to: geotechnical, grading/drainage, structural steel (pipe racks), and equipment foundations.
    Assist and/or lead the cost estimating efforts of select design projects.

 
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.


Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

    Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with 8+ years of relevant Civil experience
    Possessing a Professional Engineering license or the ability to secure PE credentials within one year.
    Experience in managing small to medium sized projects as a Project Manager or Construction Manager.
    Proficiency in all facets of Civil Engineering design (Geotech, Structural) as they would relate to storage facilities, product distribution systems, drilling pad design, foundation design, access roads, pipe racks and other structural supports, and grading/drainage/sump design.
    Ability to multi-task and assume multiple roles on a varied portfolio of projects.
    Strong leadership skills – verbal and technical writing, mentoring, organization.

 
Preferred Qualifications

    Experience in design and construction of surface facilities associated with Underground Storage Caverns.
    Experience in estimating installation costs of surface facilities associated with Underground Storage Caverns.
    Project Management Professional (PMP) certification a plus.

 
 
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 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 transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors.

Lead Civil Engineer (ID# 38863)