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Lead Rail Transit Civil Engineer

Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Be involved in projects with our Los Angeles Civil Engineering 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 of local transportation.
 
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 Rail Transit Civil Engineer for our Los Angeles, California office.

Duties and Responsibilities:
 
  • Lead and perform civil and rail transit design tasks requiring independent judgment from conceptual and preliminary engineering to final design utilizing Micro station Inroads and other applicable design software
  • Responsible for preparation of project reports, plans, specifications, and estimate bid packages ensuring they meet scope, schedule, cost and quality requirements
  • Coordinate with other design disciplines (both WSP and sub-consultant staff) including structures, geotechnical, architectural, hydraulics/drainage, traffic, utilities, right of way, and environmental
  • Meet with clients to present proposed designs and receive feedback.  Maintain a working relationship with client counterparts during design development.
  • Lead technical design meetings, but internal and external.
  • Lead junior civil design staff in technical design tasks and skill and career development.

Requirements

<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> <ul> <li>Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program</li> <li>California PE certification, or ability to obtain within six months</li> <li>8 years in the design and preparation of civil and rail transit drawings, project reports and construction contract documents</li> <li>Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills and experience working within a team environment</li> <li>Strong computer skills including Microstation V8i, Inroads/Inrail, Microsoft Office Suite</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div>Preferred Qualifications</div> <ul> <li>Transportation engineering experience in Los Angeles</li> <li>AutoCAD and Civil 3D</li> <li>Experience providing conceptual design support to rail transit environmental documentation projects</li> </ul> <div> </div> <div><strong>About WSP USA </strong></div> <div><strong> </strong></div> <div>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. <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 insurance focused on providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</div> <div><span style="text-decoration: underline;"> </span></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 USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</div> <div> </div> <div>The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</div> <div> </div> <div>Relocation assistance is not available for this position.</div>

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Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2020-01-05

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