1+ months

Resident Engineer - Transit Electrical

New York, NY 10007
Be involved in projects with our Construction Services Team and be a part of a growing team that meets  our client’s 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 RESIDENT ENGINEER- TRANSIT ELECTRICAL for New York, New York.
JOB SUMMARY: Guides and coordinates a team of construction field inspectors on critical NYCT electrical infrastructure projects. The candidate must demonstrate a solid knowledge of electrical construction including traction power, and good engineering judgment in providing oversight and inspection of engineering projects of significant importance.
Duties and Responsibilities:   
  • Maintain Client satisfaction of construction inspection and monitoring services
  • Direct and manage a team of construction inspectors and engineers
  • Review and respond to contractor requests for information
  • Enforce compliance with the contract documents
  • Observe contractor performance for compliance with project safety protocol
  • Interact with construction contractors in performance of Quality Assurance inspections
  • Maintain schedule, budget and profitability of assigned projects
  • Prepare monthly reports
  • Track construction progress and verify contractor payments
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’s degree in electrical engineering
  • Minimum 10 years of construction management experience
  • Minimum 5 years of either traction power or communications experience
  • Experience on MTA NYCT or MTA MNR Projects
  • Registered Professional Engineer
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.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Posted: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2021-06-04

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