Senior Project Manager

WSP   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

15+ years

Posted 29 days ago

Category:      Civil Engineering
Job Type:      Full Time
 
Minimum Experience:      15
Required Education:      Bachelor's Degree
 
Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Las Vegas Civil Engineering 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 Senior Project Manager for our Las Vegas office. The successful individual will lead some of the area’s most exciting project opportunities, working with a team of talented professionals delivering transportation and infrastructure projects within the region. This is a unique opportunity for a motivated individual that would like to continue to grow their career while working on a variety transportation, local, municipal, and water resource projects. This is a tremendous opportunity to join a successful and growing team as we start several new projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:
 

    Manages engineering activities for all phases of an assigned project
    Use creativity, foresight and mature engineering judgment to lead land development and infrastructure projects from conceptual and preliminary engineering to final design
    Lead in the formulation of advance technical concepts in proposal development, preliminary design phases and presentations to client
    Independently perform highly complex professional assignments demanding contributions calling for the application of specialized engineering principles
    Assure that engineering services are commensurate with professional standards, client requirements, budget control scheduling, cost engineering/control, quality control and project objectives
    Represent respective projects at meetings and conferences
    Provide oversight to design team for various tasks within the scope of a project including training and supervising project team
    Support efforts in proposal development, project scoping as well as with client relationship development
    Develop and mentor technical teams
    Other duties as assigned

 
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 of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
    Fifteen (15) years of related experience in the design and management of engineering activities for infrastructure projects
    Proven success in leading staff and delivering various types of infrastructure projects
    Nevada PE registration, or ability to receive within 6 months
    Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and ability to work within a team environment
    Business development experience
    Desire to be a leader, mentor, and coach
    Working knowledge and experience in delivering projects in both AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microstation

 
Preferred Qualifications:

    Experience working in Nevada, especially with clients in southern Nevada
    Proven ability to build and lead high performance teams
    Previous experience on a design team for Design-Build Projects
    Background managing large size development projects for private or public clients

 
 
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.

Senior Project Manager (ID# 38277)