1+ months

Senior Civil / Highway Project Manager

Las Vegas, NV 89101
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 projects. There are opportunities to be a project manager on roadway / highway / transit / civil infrastructure project in the Las Vegas, NV 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 Civil / Highway Project Manager for our Las Vegas, Nevada office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The successful candidate will guide and coordinate major projects through design completion, demonstrating a high degree of creativity, foresight and technical judgment.
  • Lead in the formulation of advanced technical concepts in proposal development, preliminary design phases and presentations to client.
  • Independently perform highly complex professional assignments demanding contributions calling for the application of specialized engineering principles.
  • Ensure that engineering services are commensurate with professional standards, client requirements, budget control scheduling, cost engineering/control, quality control and project objectives.
  • Interact with clients, lead technical project design meetings.
  • Provide oversight to design team for various tasks within the scope of a project including training and supervising project team.
  • Coordinate with other design disciplines, including structures, hydraulics/drainage, stormwater, traffic, electrical, utilities, right of way, and environmental.
  • Responsible for preparation of project reports, plans, specifications, and estimate bid packages.
  • Support efforts in proposal development, project scoping as well as with client relationship development.
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:
  • Twelve (12) years of related experience in the design and management of engineering activities for infrastructure projects
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
  • Nevada PE registration, or ability to receive within 6 months
  • Proven success in leading staff and delivering various types of infrastructure projects
  • Experience on projects with NDOT and/or FHWA oversight
  • Business development experience
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, AutoCAD Civil 3D and MicroStation Inroads
  • 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:
  • Advanced degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
  • Extensive knowledge of the southern Nevada market
  • Proven ability to build and lead high performance teams
  • Previous experience on a design team for Design-Build Projects

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? 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an 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.


Posted: 2020-12-18 Expires: 2021-05-20

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