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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.
Here is your opportunity to work on a major program for our client, a Northeast Utility, where we have been engaged to provide program management and owner engineering services. The program includes a series of transmission improvements to bring a major segment of the Northeast T&D system into compliance with the North American Electric Reliability Cooperation (NERC) Transmission Planning (TPL) reliability standards. We will provide a team to manage planning, scheduling, monitoring, controlling, reporting, real estate, permitting, environmental studies, mapping, owner engineering, public outreach and communications, SQHE field support, procurement services support and construction and commissioning management. The duration of the initial program is about four years.
We have an immediate opportunity for Senior Project Managers, to lead a multi-disciplinary team through the design and engineering, procurement, and construction phases of the program. The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for creating and maintaining an attitude of leadership for overall management activities, including QA, engineering, procurement, planning and controls, construction management, pre-commissioning, industrial labor relations and safety, to achieve a quality result, keeping to the budget and schedule objectives. The role will also help complete proposals including amendments and extensions for Business Development purposes.
The Senior Project Manager role requires the ability to research, evaluate and act on a wide variety of technical situations. The principal requirements are: