1+ months

Senior Drainage Engineer- Group Lead

Orange, CA 92866
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 Drainage Engineer- Group Lead for our Southern California market. This positon can be based in either or San Diego, Orange, or San Bernardino office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manages engineering activities for all phases of an assigned project
  • Use creativity, foresight and mature engineering judgement to lead land development and infrastructure projects from conceptual and preliminary engineering to final design
  • Collaborate with other Senior Engineering Managers in each design discipline, including structures, environmental, hydraulics/drainage, storm water, traffic, electrical, utilities, and right of way
  • Lead in the formulation of advance techincal concpets in proposal development, preliminary design phases and presentations to client
  • Independantly perform highly complex professional assignments demanding contributions calling for the application of specialized engineering principles
  • Assure that engineering services are commensurate with professional standards, client requirements, budget control scheduling, cost engineering/control, quality control and project objectives.
  • Represent respective projects at meetings and conferences
  • Support efforts in proposal development, project scoping as well as with client relationship
  • Provide oversight to design team for various tasks within the scope of a project including training and supervising project team
  • Other duties as assigned
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 Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
  • Miminum of 17 years of related experience in the transportation industry, including management and design
  • California PE registration, or ability to receive within 6 months
  • Strong knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices
  • Proven success in leading staff and delivering various types of infrastructure projects
  • Business development experience
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and ability to work within a team environment
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, Bluebeam.  AutoCAD Civil 3D or MicroStation V8i and Inroads a plus
  • 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:
  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited program
  • Experience related to transportation markets, particularly focused on transportation engineering design
  • Experience working with SANDAG, Caltrans, City of San Diego, and other local agencies

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 Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) 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: 2020-09-18 Expires: 2021-02-18

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Orange, CA 92866

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