1+ months

Design-Build Design Manager - Transportation

Seattle, WA 98104
Be involved in projects with our Civil/Highway Design Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. The individual will be part of 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. There are opportunities to be a project manager on roadway / highway / transit / civil infrastructure project in the Pacific Northwest market.
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 Transportation Design-Build Manager to support our Northwest District projects in Washington and Oregon.  We are looking for someone with experience working with major contractors utilizing various delivery methods, with a focus on design-build delivery for major transit or highway/bridge construction, be involved in projects with our Civil Engineering Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Deliver large transportation design-build projects in a profitable manner
  • Lead and manage design teams, delivering commercially-based design solutions and managing the various deliverables
  • Actively pursue strategic partnership opportunities and key future design-build projects
  • Participate in the qualifications statement, proposal preparations, and interviews, including team organization, teaming agreements, timeline, scope, contracting, M/W/DBE goals, ATCs, design fee, multipliers, stipend, contingencies, reviews, and non-disclosure agreements
  • Drive innovative solutions during bid and delivery phase
  • Manage and control the design process from preliminary solutions through the production of as-built documentation across the lifecycle of the design process
  • Ensure consistency of the design of the various portions of the projects with respect to adherence to the design criteria, multiple interfaces, required standards and the approval process
  • Proactively drive Risk Management
  • Ensure quality deliverables throughout the project lifecycle, following an approved Design QC/QA plan and process
  • Undertake regular coordination/design reviews with the design and commercial teams to actively manage change
  • Proactively drive safety and ensure that health, safety, environment and security requirements are properly considered and included in all stages of the process
  • Assist and mentor the professional development of future design managers


<div>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.</div> <div> </div> <div>Minimum Qualifications:</div> <div> <ul> <li>Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program</li> <li>Fifteen (15) years of experience, including ten (10) years managing design, and at least five (5) years of direct design-build delivery experience in a management capacity</li> <li>Washington and/or Oregon PE License registration, or ability to receive within 6 months</li> <li>Familiar with the DBIA Manual of Practice</li> <li>Ability to demonstrate a strong track record of winning and delivering design-build projects, exceeding expectations relative to budget, quality and schedule requirements</li> <li>Proven track record of delivering design-build projects of more than $100 million</li> <li>Strong technically-based leadership skills with proficient understanding of multi-engineering disciplines and technical design standards</li> <li>Broad knowledge of construction, design and management of major highway/bridge and/or transit projects</li> <li>Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team environment and form effective relationships in the industry</li> </ul> </div> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications:</div> <div> <ul> <li>Advanced degree(s)</li> <li>Experience with WSDOT, ODOT, Sound Transit</li> <li>DBIA certification</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div>About WSP</div> <div> </div> </div> <div>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. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. <a href="http://www.wsp.com/usa">www.wsp.com/usa</a></div> <div> </div> <div>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.</div> <div> </div> <div>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?</div> <div> </div> <div>WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.</div> <div> </div> <div>EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation</div>


Posted: 2019-10-25 Expires: 2020-02-17

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