1+ months

Senior Civil Project Manager

Kansas City, MO 64105
WSP USA is growing in the Kansas City area! We’re searching for an ambitious and driven Senior Project Manager to provide direction to clients and leadership to project teams. This is a great opportunity for those seeking to have an influence on signature projects both in the Kansas City region and around the country. If you’re interested in managing challenging transportation and infrastructure projects in our Kansas City Metro office, please contact us.
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 Project Manager for our Kansas City Metro office.

Duties and Responsibilities:
*Serve as a project manager, deputy project manager or task lead on projects
*Lead teams of WSP staff and subconsultant staff to deliver high quality projects for our clients
*Participate in Client Engagement (CE) teams to support business development efforts
*Prepare Plans, Specifications, and Estimate (PS&E) packages, engineering reports, technical memorandums, and other similar work products
*Oversee designs for highway and roadway projects for either traditional or alternative delivery projects.
*Attend and participate in client meetings, team meetings, and collaborating with multidisciplinary teams
*Mentor junior staff
*Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s goals, objectives, 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 from an accredited civil engineering program
*Licensed P.E. in Missouri, Kansas
*A minimum of 10 years of roadway design experience including highways, local arterial streets, interchanges, intersections, Transit facilities, ADA pedestrian & bike facilities, channelization, signing, grading, utilities and traffic control
*Direct experience with MoDOT in developing preliminary and final engineering deliverables and project management on road and bridge projects
*The ability to lead and guide civil engineering staff from winning a project through design and construction
*An excellent communicator and team leader
*Ability to independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques and criteria using sound judgment
*Ability to work in the United States immediately
Preferred Qualifications:
*5+ years leading teams to deliver transportation infrastructure projects for public sector clients
*Direct experience with Kansas City Metro Area state, county, and city clients (MoDOT, KDOT, KCMO, Unified Government of Wyandotte County, Overland Park, Olathe, Lee’s Summit, etc.)
*Experience with Design-Build projects
*Strong experience with using design software such as MicroStation, AutoCAD, GEOPAK, Inroads, Open Roads
*Knowledge of the interrelationship of design and federal permitting (NEPA, NPDES, 404, etc.)
*Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Adobe, and Bluebeam software
*Familiarity with AASHTO and State DOT Criteria and Standards
*Commitment to being actively involved in professional and community activities (e.g. APWA, ACEC, NSPE, ITE, ASCE, municipal and service committees, etc.)
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.


Posted: 2019-09-11 Expires: 2020-03-14

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