Feb 27, 2020

Wichita Office Leader

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Wichita, KS, USA

Job Description

WSP USA has an immediate opening for a Wichita Office Leader (Senior Supervising Engineer) in the Wichita area to provide business development and business operations leadership. The right candidate has exceptional client relationship and staff leadership skills, and demonstrates a high degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in managing and directing planning and engineering projects. This self-starter will work in concert with discipline leaders in the Wichita office, other WSP USA offices, regions, and markets to achieve the firm’s overall financial and market success.   Responsibilities Include:
  • Managing and/or directing project operations
  • Using existing client relationships to develop strategies that position the firm for major infrastructure opportunities
  • Establishing long-range growth plans and objectives
  • Assuring that professional services are commensurate with quality standards, client requirements, and corporate objectives
  • Providing business operations leadership to the practice
  • Leading internal and external multidiscipline teams
  • Leading and participating in key project pursuit and teaming strategies
Requirements Experience Required: A minimum of 15 years of experience required, in management, administration and/or financial control on multimillion-dollar transportation planning, design, construction and program management projects, including program management Experience working in a leadership role Affiliations with professional societies and active industry and community involvement Must be a self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills Knowledge of and relationships with local government and private sector entities in the transportation/civil engineering market   Education Required: 
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental, Planning, or a closely related field is required
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Planning, Business or closely related field preferred
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures 
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies 

About WSP USA   WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. 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. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa   WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.   At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started?    As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer  - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.   The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.



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