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Lead Civil Engineer / Project Manager

Columbia, SC 29201
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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 seeking a Lead Civil Engineer / Project Manager in our Columbia, South Carolina location to support Highway/Roadway design projects. This position will provide the opportunity to work on challenging projects in South Carolina and prominent infrastructure projects nationwide, ranging from rural arterial resurfacing to urban interchange reconstruction. This position is an excellent opportunity to continue to enhance design skills and build relationships within WSP as well as with a large number of clients around the state. The successful candidate must be goal-oriented and able to meet challenging design and schedule requirements.  
Position Description:
The successful candidate will be responsible for performing the following tasks: 
  • Leading a Civil/Highway Design team
  • Leading projects with all aspects of Transportation Design from conceptual and preliminary engineering to final design
  • Coordinating with other design disciplines
  • Preparing plans, specifications, and bid packages
  • Ensuring that production of specifications, reports and analyses meet scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements
  • Planning, scheduling, coordinating, and overseeing the work of Staff-level Engineers.
  • Providing Training to Staff-level Engineers
  • Directing client interaction
  • Support business development initiatives
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 of Science degree in Civil Engineering
  • 7+ years’ experience in the design and preparation of construction contract documents for highways.
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in SC, or the ability to obtain one within six months.
  • Proficiencies and relevant experience in Excel and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Proficiencies and relevant experience in Microstation and Geopak Software.
  • Familiarity with AASHTO Design Guidelines.
 Preferred Qualifications
  • SCDOT experience a plus.
WSP USA 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. 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 have the ability to work in the United States immediately.


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Posted: 2019-10-16 Expires: 2020-03-14

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