Program Management Director

HDR   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


15+ years

Posted 66 days ago

This job is no longer available.


About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Director of Program Management, we'll count on you to:

Drive the growth of our Program Management services for the Water Business Group globally through marketing, execution, and management of company-wide business opportunities. We view our Program Management as a high-value advisory service that enables partnerships with our clients to help maximize their project funding.

This position will also be responsible for providing technical and marketing support for other HDR services such as wet weather collection systems and consent decrees. The position requires extensive travel including possible overseas and willingness to consider relocation based on major opportunities. Overall objectives include: pursue and execute Waterprogram management opportunities, provide superior program management services, and sustain a profitable, long-termProgram Management program for the Water Business Group. General responsibilities of this position include: Workwith Director of Professional Services and the Client Development Director to develop and execute strategic plan for growth and successful performance of program management across all Water market sectors. Work with Regional Directors, Market Sector Directors, Area Marketing Managers, and Client Managers to identify and prioritize programmanagement opportunities. Actively participate in program management pursuits including development of teams,staffing strategies, approaches, budgets, etc. Visit prospective clients to provide proactive marketing of programmanagement opportunities. Serve as client manager, project principal, and project manager for strategic clients and long-term programs. Collaborate with area operations, marketing, and project management staff. Participate in professional discipline groups, project teams, and activities to continually improve standards and best practices and implement effective quality assurance and quality control reviews. Help develop and implement HDR’s technology standards, projectdelivery practices, facilities, equipment, tools, and associated training programs for the successful execution of all work in this business line.

Position will be based in one of HDR's US offices and will require overnight business travel.


Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or in related field

• 20+ years water / wastewater project and program management-related


• Professional registration

• Candidate should have excellent marketing and business development skills in

addition to contacts/relationships in respective business class discipline

• Previous experience managing staff, clients and contracts, and hiring staff for

an engineering consulting firm, is desired

• An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-

owned culture is a must


At HDR, we know work isn’t only about who you work for; it’s also about what you do and how you do it. Led by thestrength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location

: United States-California-San Francisco

Other Locations

: United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Missouri-Kansas City, United States-Virginia-Newport News, United States-Florida-Miami, United States-Massachusetts-Boston, United States-Nebraska-Omaha, United States-California-Long Beach, United States-Colorado-Denver, United States-New York-New York, United States-Pennsylvania-King of Prussia, United States-Arizona-Tucson, United States-District of Columbia-Washington DC, United States-Arizona-Phoenix, United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-Vermont, United States-California-Walnut Creek, United States-Virginia-Vienna, United States-California-Folsom, United States-New Jersey-Mahwah, United States-California-Los Angeles, United States-Idaho-Boise, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-Nevada-Las Vegas, United States-Montana-Billings, United States-Texas-Dallas, United States-West Virginia-Charleston, United States-California-San Diego


: Water Treatment


: Full-time

Employee Status

: RegularBusinessClass: Program Management

Job Posting

: Apr 8, 2019

Program Management Director - (153839)