1+ months

Lead Drainage Engineer

Columbia, SC 29201
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 Lead Drainage Engineer for our Columbia, South Carolina office with experience in the design of hydraulics, drainage systems and stormwater management and erosion control for transportation projects.

The successful candidate will be responsible for performing the following tasks: 
  • Leading a Drainage Design team for large scale transportation projects.
  • Planning, scheduling, coordinating, and overseeing the work of Staff-level Engineers.
  • Directing client interaction.
  • Support business development initiatives.
  • Work as part of a design team to continually seek to identify and implement improved technical solutions throughout final design.
  • Perform quality assurance/quality control, ensuring that cost, schedule and quality objectives are met for transportation engineering activities.

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:
  • BS degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in highway drainage design and plan production.
  • Experience with hydrology, hydraulics and stormwater management, drainage and erosion control design.
  • SC Professional Engineering (PE) License or ability to transfer within six months.
  • 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
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Affiliation with professional societies is highly desirable
  • Experience on Transportation Projects for both SCDOT and Local Municipalities in South Carolina is highly desired

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/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status  
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.

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Posted: 2020-05-13 Expires: 2020-10-12

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