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Director, Infrastructure Delivery (Construction)
WSP USA

Company Description

Be involved in projects with our Transportation & Infrastructure 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 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 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability 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?

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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15039
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Job Location:
Fresno, CA, United States
Primary Category:
Construction Management
Secondary Category:
Project Director
Job Type:
Full Time
Last Modified:
4/23/2019

Director, Infrastructure Delivery (Construction)

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Director of Infrastructure Delivery for our Fresno, California office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership direction and oversight for the construction and design aspects for the program; assure the program is constructed in conformance with all applicable laws, contracts, specifications and plans. Provide professional expertise and leadership on technical and construction contract management matters.
  • Provide overall direction and oversight of design and construction matters for the construction program and support coordination with cross functional units.
  • Lead the implementation and ensure compliance by consultants and contractors in relation to the Authority’s policies, procedures, including safety and quality systems.
  • Responsible for the delivery of the high-speed rail for assigned projects.
  • Management of a large team. Approximately 250 individuals.
  • Ensure that appropriately qualified and experienced resources are assigned to support construction delivery.
  • Oversees Construction Project Directors, Project Managers, Functional Managers, and Task Managers to ensure the safety, scope, schedule, cost and quality of project delivery.
  • Confers and collaborates with Authority executives in determining objectives, workload projections, resource allocations and budget redirection.
  • Coordinates efforts to improve the design and construction processes and procedures to meet the Authority’s goals and objectives.
  • Provide awareness and guidance to the Regional Director and Chief Engineer in relation to technical and management aspects of design and construction.

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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or a similar, relevant discipline
  • A PE license in California or the ability to obtain one
  • At least twenty years of experience in managing design and construction for large transportation infrastructure projects in positions of increasing responsibility, including extensive experience in the delivery of design-build projects
  • Knowledge of the Authority's organization, policies, project management concepts, design, construction, materials engineering and testing processes, and financial constraints.  Organizational relationships, both internally and outside of the Authority, that pertain to planning, design and construction of transportation facilities
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Competent negotiator and good commercial acumen
  • The ability to plan and direct the work of others and to achieve agreement and collaboration without formal authority over all project participants
  • Ability to prepare technical correspondence and complete comprehensive reports and make effective presentations.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with all levels of Authority management and employees, external groups and both State and local government representatives.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Executive level construction management experience
  • Extensive Design Build contract management experience
  • Excellent Management skills
  • Excellent Communications skills

To Apply Visit: 

https://www.wsp.com/en-GL/careers/join-our-team?query=40994&location=&country=US&Submit=JobsListForm

Or Email Resume To: peter.nelson@wsp.com

 

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer -

Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/

National Origin and Veterans and Disability.

 

 

 

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