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WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Senior Rail Project Manager (ID# 45923) in Dallas, Texas

Senior Rail Project Manager (ID# 45923) Dallas, TX

Category: Engineering - Railroads

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 15 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Transit & Rail Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets client 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, Transit & Rail for our Dallas office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage planning and/or engineering projects/programs including transit planning, design, and construction

  • Manage staff and activities for projects of significant size and complexity

  • Facilitating meetings with client and client staff, monitoring project activities and their completion for client satisfaction

  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships

  • Strong organizational and communication skills, written and verbal

  • Lead proposals and pursuits

  • Ability to travel (moderate) for project work/or presentations nationwide

  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

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:

  • At least 15 years’ transit experience, including experience in planning, environmental review and design.

  • Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering

  • Proven ability to guide assigned projects through successful completion.

  • Experience with capital and operating cost estimation for transit programs.

  • Experience with FTA FFGA readiness, New Start reporting and NEPA environmental regulation/legislation.

  • Knowledge and understanding of transit planning principles, land use transportation coordination, state and federal transit/transportation funding sources and grant programs.

  • High degree of creativity, foresight, technical judgment in assigned projects.

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and ability to work within a team environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive project management, project controls, and administration expertise for public agency transit and rail construction programs.

  • Ability to serve as Pursuit Manager for major strategic transit and rail opportunities.

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 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?

WSP USA is an 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.

WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively "WSP USA") is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status

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